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

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Admissions

General Characteristics
of FY 2009-2010 Admissions

Category FY 2009-10
Total Admissions 36,992 100.0%
Gender
Male 32,810 88.7%
Female 4,182 11.3%
Race
White 18,682 50.5%
Black 16,913 45.7%
Other 1,397 3.8%
Age at Admission
17 & Under 504 1.4%
18-24 9,983 27.0%
25-34 12,038 32.5%
35-49 11,018 29.8%
50-59 2,890 7.8%
60+ 558 1.5%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0        21,095 57.9%
1          7,304 20.1%
2          3,478 9.6%
3          1,855 5.1%
4+          2,682 7.3%
Data unavailable             578  

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


Type of Offense
Violent (10,606) is 29.13% | Drug (9,643) is 26.48% | Property (11,354) is 31.18% | Other (4,811) is 13.21%

Data Unavailable = 578

* One of the following conditions must occur for a crime to be defined as violent under this definition: actual physical harm or threat of physical harm, or a reasonable probability existed that individual criminal acts could have resulted in unintended physical harm or the threat of physical harm.



Inmate Admissions Compared Over Five Years
Rose from 32,204 in 05-06 to 39,354 in 09-10


Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years*
Average Age at
Admission
Murder, Manslaughter 1,128 3.1% 25.8 31.6
Sexual offenses 1,678 4.6% 12.3 37.9
Robbery 2,931 8.0% 8.5 26.9
Violent Personal offenses 4,881 13.4% 4.3 33.6
Burglary 5,869 16.1% 4.7 30.1
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 5,483 15.1% 2.4 35.5
Drug offenses 9,643 26.5% 3.2 34.6
Weapons 1,519 4.2% 3.5 30.8
Other 3,282 9.0% 2.6 37.1
Data Unavailable = 578
*Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer, life, and death are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages.