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

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Population on June 30, 1996

Tested Literacy Skill Levels
(Most Recent Tests of Adult Basic Education [TABE] Scores as of June 30, 1996)

Literacy Skill Level White Males White Females Black Males Black Females Other Males Other Females Total Percent Cumulative Percent
Less than Basic Literacy (1.0-3.9) 1,806 79 6,613 376 262 1 9,137 16.2 16.2
Basic Literacy Skills (4.0 - 8.9) 8,651 550 17,021 1,113 401 11 27,747 49.3 65.5
Functional Literacy Skills (9.0 - 12.9) 11,271 775 6,748 355 244 7 19,400 34.5 100.0
Data Unavailable 3,709 147 3,741 133 315 4 8,049    
TOTAL 25,437 1,551 34,123 1,977 1,222 23 64,333 100 100
Median 9.1 9.4 6.6 6.3 6.6 8.3 7.8