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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Population

Inmate Population as of
June 30th of Each Year

  • There are 25,000 more inmates in Florida Prisons today than there were 9 years ago.
  1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
TOTAL
47,012
50,603
56,052
61,992
64,333
64,713
66,280
68,599
71,233
72,007
GENDER BREAKDOWN
Males
44,508
47,965
53,163
58,497
60,782
61,282
62,768
64,966
67,214
67,762
Females
2,504
2,638
2,889
3,495
3,551
3,431
3,512
3,633
4,019
4,245
RACE BREAKDOWN
White
18,426
19,637
22,292
25,152
26,988
27,518
28,235
29,405
30,894
31,308
Black
27,340
29,605
32,532
35,584
36,100
35,874
36,669
37,718
38,679
38,852
Other
830
927
1,228
1,256
1,245
1,321
1,376
1,476
1,660
1,847
Data Unavailable
416
434
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RACE/MALES BREAKDOWN
White Males
17,460
18,654
21,117
23,658
25,437
26,048
26,731
27,818
29,094
29,373
Black Males
25,901
28,069
30,818
33,586
34,123
34,014
34,778
35,824
36,652
36,784
Other Males
830
927
1,228
1,253
1,222
1,220
1,259
1,324
1,468
1,605
Data Unavailable
317
315
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RACE/FEMALES BREAKDOWN
White Females
966
983
1,175
1,494
1,551
1,470
1,504
1,587
1,800
1,935
Black Females
1,439
1,536
1,714
1,998
1,977
1,860
1,891
1,894
2,027
2,068
Othe rFemales
0
0
0
3
23
101
117
152
192
242
Data Unavailable
99
119
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Inmate Population by Race
on June 30, 1992-2001
White rose from 8,426 in 1992 to 31,308 in 2001.  Black rose from 27,340 in 1992 to 38,852 in 2001.  Other rose from 830 in 1992 to 1,847 in 2001.


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