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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 Admissions

General Characteristics of FY 2012-13 Admissions

Category FY 2012-13
Total Admissions 33,295 100.0%
Gender
Male 29,438 88.4%
Female 3,857 11.6%
Race
White 17,718 53.2%
Black 14,428 43.3%
Other 1,149 3.5%
Age at Admission
17 & Under 259 0.8%
18-24 8,105 24.3%
25-34 11,570 34.7%
35-49 9,748 29.3%
50-59 2,991 9.0%
60+ 622 1.9%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0 17,528 54.1%
1 7,102 21.9%
2 3,337 10.3%
3 1,828 5.6%
4+ 2,622 8.1%
Data Unavailable 878  

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


Type of Offense
Violent (10,075) is 31.1% | Drug (7,847) is 24.2% | Property (10,573) is 32.6% | Other (3,922) is 12.1%

Data Unavailable = 878

* 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 Fiscal Years
Fell from 39,354 in 08-09 to 32,279 in 11-12 but rose to 33,295 in 12-13.


General Characteristics of Admissions by Offense Type for FY 2012-13
Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years*
Average Age at
Admission
Murder, Manslaughter 1,035 3.1% 25.3 33.6
Sexual offenses 1,791 5.6% 12.9 38.8
Robbery 2,354 7.2% 8.0 28.1
Violent Personal offenses 4,509 14.0% 4.5 34.4
Burglary 5,679 17.5% 4.9 30.8
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 5,262 16.3% 2.5 35.7
Drug offenses 7,847 24.2% 3.2 35.6
Weapons 1,469 4.5% 3.5 31.2
Other 2,471 7.6% 2.9 38.1
Data Unavailable = 878
*Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer, life, and death are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages.