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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Inmate Population

Inmate Population on June 30, 2007

  • There are 15,528 more inmates in Florida prisons today than there were five years ago.
Inmate Population as of June 30
  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
TOTAL 77,316 81,974 84,901 88,576 92,844
GENDER BREAKDOWN
Males 72,520 76,675 79,221 82,360 86,294
Females 4,796 5,299 5,680 6,216 6,550
RACE BREAKDOWN
White 34,588 36,935 38,874 40,932 42,927
Black 40,583 42,572 43,306 44,674 46,613
Other 2,145 2,467 2,721 2,970 3,304
RACE/MALES BREAKDOWN
White Males 32,244 34,202 35,793 37,510 39,163
Black Males 38,412 40,259 40,984 42,174 44,613
Other Males 1,864 2,214 2,444 2,676 3,022
RACE/FEMALES BREAKDOWN
White Females 2,344 2,733 3,081 3,422 3,764
Black Females 2,171 2,313 2,322 2,500 2,504
Other Females 281 253 277 294 282

Inmate Population by Race
On June 30, 2003-2007

White rose from 34,588 in 2003 to 42,927 in 2007. Black rose from 40,583 in 2003 to 46,613 in 2007.  Other rose from 2,145 in 2003 to 3,304 in 2007.