Vaccines administered to inmates in the federal correctional system

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Correctional Service Canada (CSC) has implemented rigorous infection prevention and control measures at its sites. Vaccines provide an additional measure to limit the spread of the virus and is key to further protect everyone.

This chart outlines vaccines administrated to federal inmates for the week ending on May 8, 2022. CSC updates this chart every two weeks. CSC has offered the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to offenders.

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Nova Scotia

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Nova Institution for Women 235 91.8% 91.8% 75.4%
Springhill Institution 995 76.1% 72.6% 42.9%
Nova Scotia total 1,230 78.5% 75.5% 47.8%

 

New Brunswick

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Atlantic Institution 370 80.6% 77.6% 52.4%
Dorchester Penitentiary, Medium 862 89.6% 87.8% 60.2%
Dorchester Penitentiary, Minimum 417 93.4% 90.7% 69.5%
New Brunswick total 1,649 88.1% 85.9% 60.3%

 

Quebec

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Archambault Institution, Medium 1,050 89.8% 86.3% 61.0%
Archambault Institution, Minimum 332 97.3% 97.3% 80.4%
Cowansville Institution 1,029 88.9% 87.7% 65.7%
Donnacona Institution 455 86.5% 80.3% 44.7%
Drummond Institution 588 89.1% 88.2% 63.3%
Federal Training Centre, Minimum 409 98.1% 98.1% 89.2%
Federal Training Centre, Multi 863 91.4% 89.8% 74.8%
Joliette Institution for Women 245 91.3% 88.8% 73.8%
La Macaza Institution 599 93.7% 90.3% 80.3%
Port-Cartier Institution 401 80.9% 76.1% 51.1%
Regional Reception Centre 781 68.2% 64.4% 35.3%
Quebec total 6,752 87.8% 85.2% 63.7%

 

Ontario

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Bath Institution 1,379 94.7% 92.6% 80.9%
Beaver Creek Institution, Medium 1,117 85.6% 81.8% 49.8%
Beaver Creek Institution, Minimum 496 90.8% 89.6% 70.5%
Collins Bay Institution, Maximum 112 45.1% 45.1% 17.1%
Collins Bay Institution, Medium 751 75.9% 72.9% 36.9%
Collins Bay Institution, Minimum 343 90.8% 89.1% 77.3%
Grand Valley Institution for Women 503 89.9% 88.2% 69.1%
Joyceville Institution, Medium 1,370 73.8% 67.7% 38.2%
Joyceville Institution, Minimum 560 96.3% 95.8% 78.4%
Millhaven Institution 397 79.4% 74.2% 38.1%
Regional Treatment Centre, Bath 80 93.8% 90.6% 71.9%
Regional Treatment Centre, Millhaven 195 83.8% 81.3% 65.0%
Warkworth Institution 1,341 84.7% 81.7% 55.4%
Ontario total 8,644 84.2% 81.2% 56.1%

 

Manitoba

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Stony Mountain Institution, Maximum 154 77.5% 74.2% 44.9%
Stony Mountain Institution, Medium 1,167 84.1% 80.5% 36.3%
Stony Mountain Institution, Minimum 464 89.5% 88.0% 62.3%
Manitoba total 1,785 84.7% 81.6% 44.0%

 

Saskatchewan

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge 87 97.4% 89.5% 52.6%
Regional Psychiatric Centre 400 93.1% 90.3% 73.6%
Saskatchewan Penitentiary, Maximum 318 86.1% 83.5% 37.4%
Saskatchewan Penitentiary, Medium 1,315 89.9% 86.6% 55.9%
Saskatchewan Penitentiary, Minimum 351 93.7% 91.9% 71.2%
Willow Cree Healing Centre 108 89.5% 86.8% 73.7%
Saskatchewan total 2,579 90.7% 87.5% 58.8%

 

Alberta

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Bowden Institution 1,807 88.6% 84.5% 51.6%
Drumheller Institution 1,688 83.8% 79.7% 35.5%
Edmonton Institution 484 76.6% 74.5% 15.3%
Edmonton Institution for Women 354 86.8% 80.1% 48.3%
Grande Cache Institution 611 86.8% 82.6% 40.3%
Grierson Centre 44 83.3% 83.3% 45.8%
Pê Sâkâstêw Centre 83 100.0% 100.0% 79.2%
Alberta total 5,071 85.6% 81.7% 41.4%

 

British Columbia

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Fraser Valley Institution for Women 227 91.4% 91.4% 58.6%
Kent Institution 436 70.5% 67.6% 33.6%
Kwìkwèxwelhp Healing Lodge 62 100.0% 100.0% 90.0%
Matsqui Institution 660 77.9% 74.9% 48.3%
Mission Institution, Medium 748 87.5% 86.1% 73.2%
Mission Institution, Minimum 194 96.2% 96.2% 81.0%
Mountain Institution 652 89.7% 84.1% 67.7%
Pacific Institution 322 95.3% 95.3% 70.8%
Regional Reception and Assessment Centre 204 82.7% 78.7% 52.0%
Regional Treatment Centre 367 92.6% 91.1% 73.3%
William Head Institution 293 95.3% 94.3% 89.6%
British Columbia total 4,165 85.6% 83.3% 62.3%

 

Total

Institution Total doses administered At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
CSC total 31,857 85.9% 83.0% 55.5%

Notes:

  1. At least one dose coverage is the percent of the indicated population with at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. This category is reflective of those who are either partially or fully vaccinated.
  2. Fully vaccinated coverage is the percent of the indicated population with both COVID-19 vaccine doses. Inmates with single dose vaccinations (e.g., Janssen) are also considered fully vaccinated.
  3. Total doses administered includes only doses administered by CSC.
  4. CSC has a dynamic population with new admissions, releases, and transfers occuring on a regular basis. Coverage will vary as inmates move in, out of, and within the inmate population.

Demographics

Regional and national summary for inmate population

At least one dose and fully vaccinated
Region At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose
Atlantic 84.5% 81.9% 55.6%
Quebec 87.8% 85.2% 63.7%
Ontario 84.2% 81.2% 56.1%
Prairie 86.7% 83.1% 46.3%
Pacific 85.6% 83.3% 62.3%
National 85.9% 83.0% 55.5%

Regional and national coverage by women's and men's institutions

At least one dose
Region Men's institutions Women's institutions
Atlantic 84.0% 91.8%
Quebec 87.7% 91.3%
Ontario 83.9% 89.9%
Prairie 86.6% 88.9%
Pacific 85.4% 91.4%
National 85.7% 90.1%
Fully vaccinated
Region Men's institutions Women's institutions
Atlantic 81.3% 91.8%
Quebec 85.1% 88.8%
Ontario 80.8% 88.2%
Prairie 83.2% 82.0%
Pacific 82.9% 91.4%
National 82.7% 87.0%
Fully vaccinated with additional dose coverage
Region Men's institutions Women's institutions
Atlantic 54.3% 75.4%
Quebec 63.4% 73.8%
Ontario 55.4% 69.1%
Prairie 46.1% 49.2%
Pacific 62.5% 58.6%
National 55.2% 62.6%

 

Regional and national coverage by ethnicity

At least one dose
Region White Indigenous Visible minority
Atlantic 86.1% 83.8% 76.9%
Quebec 90.3% 89.3% 77.6%
Ontario 90.4% 90.8% 71.4%
Prairie 86.7% 88.8% 78.4%
Pacific 86.2% 88.2% 78.8%
National 88.6% 88.8% 75.2%
Fully vaccinated
Region White Indigenous Visible minority
Atlantic 83.5% 81.2% 74.6%
Quebec 88.2% 85.7% 74.3%
Ontario 88.3% 87.1% 67.3%
Prairie 84.1% 84.7% 74.9%
Pacific 83.5% 85.8% 77.4%
National 86.3% 85.2% 71.8%
Fully vaccinated with additional dose coverage
Region White Indigenous Visible minority
Atlantic 58.2% 55.5% 41.5%
Quebec 68.2% 63.4% 48.0%
Ontario 66.8% 58.4% 39.7%
Prairie 51.0% 46.2% 36.8%
Pacific 65.5% 63.9% 51.4%
National 63.0% 53.3% 42.1%

National coverage by ethnicity

Men's institutions
Ethnicity At least one dose Fully vaccinated Fully vaccinated with additional dose
White 88.6% 86.3% 62.8%
Indigenous 88.6% 84.9% 52.7%
Visible minority 75.0% 71.6% 41.8%
Women's institutions
Ethnicity At least one dose Fully vaccinated Fully vaccinated with additional dose
White 90.1% 87.6% 65.7%
Indigenous 92.4% 88.8% 62.3%
Visible minority 81.2% 78.3% 53.6%

National coverage by age group

At least one dose and fully vaccinated
Age group At least one dose coverage Fully vaccinated coverage Fully vaccinated with additional dose coverage
18-29 80.2% 75.6% 34.6%
30-39 83.1% 79.4% 45.7%
40-49 87.5% 85.0% 62.0%
50-64 92.5% 91.2% 77.6%
65 plus 93.4% 92.5% 84.3%

Notes:

  1. These tables indicate COVID-19 vaccination coverage for people serving sentences at federal institutions by region, men's and women's facilities, age, and ethnicity.
  2. At least one dose coverage is the percent of the indicated population with at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. This category is reflective of those who are either partially vaccinated, fully vaccinated, or fully vaccinated with an additional dose.
  3. Fully vaccinated coverage is the percent of the indicated population that have completed their primary COVID-19 vaccine series.
  4. Fully vaccinated with an additional dose coverage is the percent of the indicated population that have completed their primary COVID-19 vaccine series and have received an additional booster dose.
  5. Total doses administered includes only doses administered by CSC.
  6. The incarcerated population is dynamic with new admissions, transfers, and releases occurring on a regular basis. Vaccination status will vary as people move in, out of, and within the population.
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