Florida Prison Population Increased by 58 or 0.06% from June 2013 to June 2014.
Summary of Inmate Population on June 30, 2014
Inmate population refers to the 100,942 inmates who were present in the Florida prison system on June 30, 2014. The following tables and charts detail the characteristics of these inmates. Other fiscal years are also featured to illustrate trends.
The majority of inmates in prison on June 30, 2014, are male (93,792 or 92.9%) with females accounting for 7.1% of the population. The top five categories of primary offenses for which inmates are incarcerated are: burglary (16.4%), drug offenses (16.2%), murder/manslaughter (14.3%), robbery (13.1%), and violent personal offenses such as carjacking and aggravated assault (12.0%).
On June 30, 2014, 517.5 of every 100,000 Floridians were incarcerated compared to 543.7 in 2010. The Florida Demographic Estimating Conference held on July 23, 2014, estimated Florida's population at 19,259,543 which represents 0.28% decrease in Florida's population over the past year.
Inmate Population on June 30 Compared Over Five Fiscal Years
Inmates Incarcerated on June 30
(per 100,000 Florida Population)