The Andaman Islands

Flow Sources: Bengal Presidency Judicial Proceedings (India Office Library [British Library] and West Bengal State Archives); Moral and Material Progress and Condition of India (parliamentary papers) (arrivals, 1858-61); Reports on the Administration of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and the Penal Settlement of Port Blair for [dates] (Calcutta: Superintendent Government Printing, [date – 1872-1940]).

Standing Sources: Moral and Material Progress and Condition of India (parliamentary papers); Reports on the Administration of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and the Penal Settlement of Port Blair for [dates] (Calcutta: Superintendent Government Printing, [date – 1872-1940])

Note: Gaps in standing convict numbers are due to missing information for the years in question. These do not indicate an absence of convicts during those years, but rather an absence of reliable data.