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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 22,950 more inmates in Florida Prisons today than there were 9 years ago.
  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
TOTAL 50,603 56,052 61,992 64,333 64,713 66,280 68,599 71,233 72,007 73,553
GENDER BREAKDOWN
Males 47,965 53,163 58,497 60,782 61,282 62,768 64,966 67,214 67,762 69,164
Females 2,638 2,889 3,495 3,551 3,431 3,512 3,633 4,019 4,245 4,389
RACE BREAKDOWN
White 19,637 22,292 25,152 26,988 27,518 28,235 29,405 30,894 31,308 32,384
Black 29,605 32,532 35,584 36,100 35,874 36,669 37,718 38,679 38,852 39,239
Other 927 1,228 1,256 1,245 1,321 1,376 1,476 1,660 1,847 1,930
Data Unavailable 434 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
RACE/MALES BREAKDOWN
White Males 18,654 21,117 23,658 25,437 26,048 26,731 27,818 29,094 29,373 30,383
Black Males 28,069 30,818 33,586 34,123 34,014 34,778 35,824 36,652 36,784 37,121
Other Males 927 1,228 1,253 1,222 1,220 1,259 1,324 1,468 1,605 1,660
Data Unavailable 315 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
RACE/FEMALES BREAKDOWN
White Females 983 1,175 1,494 1,551 1,470 1,504 1,587 1,800 1,935 2,001
Black Females 1,536 1,714 1,998 1,977 1,860 1,891 1,894 2,027 2,068 2,118
Other Females 0 0 3 23 101 117 152 192 242 270
Data Unavailable 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Inmate Population by Race
on June 30, 1993-2002

White rose from 19,637 in 1993 to 32,384 in 2002.  Black rose from 29,605 in 1993 to 39,239 in 2002.  Other rose from 927 in 1993 to 1,930 in 2002.

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