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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



SENTENCE LENGTH OF CURRENT COMMITMENT
(INMATE ADMISSIONS FOR FY 1996-97)
Category White Males White Females Black Males Black Females Other Males Other Females Total Percent Cumulative Percent  
1 Year or Less 658 98 942 118 23 3 1,842 8.4 8.4  
GT 1, LE 2 Yrs.* 2,426 261 2,782 290 63 6 5,828 26.6 34.9  
GT 2, LE 3 Yrs. 1,860 170 2,015 200 56 4 4,305 19.6 54.6  
GT 3, LE 4 Yrs. 1,103 76 1,135 102 31 1 2,448 11.2 65.7  
GT 4, LE 5 Yrs. 937 66 937 63 27 3 2,033 9.3 75  
GT 5, LE 6 Yrs. 402 29 443 27 13 2 916 4.2 79.1  
GT 6, LE 7 Yrs. 317 27 361 23 13 0 741 3.4 82.5  
GT 7, LE 8 Yrs. 209 11 224 13 4 0 461 2.1 84.6  
GT 8, LE 9 Yrs. 148 8 152 14 1 0 323 1.5 86.1  
GT 9, LE 10 Yrs. 300 14 341 14 12 2 683 3.1 89.2  
GT 10, LE 12 Yrs. 177 17 174 0 7 0 375 1.7 90.9  
GT 12, LE 15 Yrs. 259 8 289 12 8 2 578 2.6 93.5  
GT 15, LE 24 Yrs. 218 13 249 7 11 0 498 2.3 95.8  
GT 24, LE 30 Yrs. 130 0 156 5 1 1 293 1.3 97.1  
GT 30, LE 40 Yrs. 47 4 78 1 1 0 131 0.6 97.7  
GT 40, LE 50 Yrs. 2 0 13 0 0 0 15 0 97.8  
Over 50 Yrs. 17 1 21 0 0 0 39 0.2 98  
Life 207 5 189 3 7 2 413 1.9 99.9  
Death 20 0 8 0 1 0 29 0.1 100  
TOTAL 9437 808 10509 892 279 26 21951 100 100  
Average** 6 4 6 3.5 6.2 8.7 5.7      
Median 3 2.5 3 2.3 3 3.4 3      

** GT - Greater than, LE - less than or equal to.

** Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer, life, and death are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages and medians.