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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Prisons

Inmate Population

General Characteristics of Population

Category FY 2009-10
Total Population 102,232 100.0%
Gender
Male 95,088 93.0%
Female 7,144 7.0%
Race
White 47,602 46.6%
Black 50,442 49.3%
Other 4,188 4.1%
Age at Admission
17 & Under 355 0.3%
18-24 16,095 15.7%
25-34 31,998 31.3%
35-49 37,398 36.6%
50-59 12,491 12.2%
60+ 3,895 3.8%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0 56,258 55.0%
1 20,515 20.1%
2 10,824 10.6%
3 6,228 6.1%
4+ 8,390 8.2%
Data Unavailable 17  

Note: Due to rounding, percentages may not add up to 100%.

Type of Offenses

Drug (19,414; 19.0%), Violent (49,858; 48.8%), Property (23,696; 23.5%), Other (8,897; 8.7%)


Did You Know?

The majority of Florida prison inmates are male (93%) and more than half (55%) of all inmates in prison on June 30, 2010 had never been in a Florida prison before. However, 8% had previously been in a Florida prison four or more times.