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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Population

Elderly (50 or Older) Population

Category June 30. 2012
Elderly Population 18,368 100.0%
Gender
Male 17,353 94.5%
Female 1,015 5.5%
Race
White 10,029 54.6%
Black 7,737 42.1%
Other 602 3.3%
Current Age
50-55 9,908 53.9%
56-60 4,424 24.1%
61-65 1,908 10.4%
66-70 1,423 7.7%
71-75 449 2.4%
76+ 256 1.4%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0 8,655 47.2%
1 3,002 16.3%
2 1,969 10.7%
3 1,521 8.3%
4+ 3,204 17.4%
Data Unavailable = 17

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


Type of Offense
Violent (11,407) is 62.1% | Drug (2,538) is 13.8% | Property (3,002) is 16.3% | Other (1,416) is 7.7%

Data Unavailable = 5

* 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.


Elderly (50 or Older) Population
Type of Offense Number Percent
Murder, Manslaughter 3,834 20.9%
Sexual offenses 3,884 21.1%
Robbery 1,698 9.3%
Violent Personal offenses 1,755 9.6%
Burglary 2,069 11.3%
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 1,301 7.1%
Drug offenses 2,538 13.8%
Weapons 385 2.1%
Other 899 4.9%
Data Unavailable = 5