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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 Population



TOTAL SENTENCE LENGTH OF CURRENT COMMITMENT
(INMATE POPULATION ON JUNE 30, 1997)
Category White Males White Females Black Males Black Females Other Males Other Females Total Percent Cumulative Percent
1 Year or Less 12 3 11 1 0 0 27 0.1 0.1
GT 1, LE 2 Yrs.* 2,338 277 2,959 309 82 13 5,978 9.2 9.3
GT 2, LE 3 Yrs. 2,456 190 2,876 279 96 15 5,912 9.1 18.5
GT 3, LE 4 Yrs. 2,036 140 2,331 191 80 7 4,785 7.4 25.9
GT 4, LE 5 Yrs. 2,241 149 2,670 224 96 9 5,389 8.3 34.2
GT 5, LE 6 Yrs. 1,200 79 1,693 117 48 2 3,139 4.9 39
GT 6, LE 7 Yrs. 1,177 80 1,735 132 62 17 3,203 5 44
GT 7, LE 8 Yrs. 779 48 1,257 61 39 1 2,185 3.4 47.4
GT 8, LE 9 Yrs. 811 37 1,285 58 29 0 2,220 3.4 50.8
GT 9, LE 10 Yrs. 1,570 74 2,242 91 78 7 4,062 6.3 57.1
GT 10, LE 12 Yrs. 1,263 73 1,879 72 76 10 3,373 5.2 62.3
GT 12, LE 15 Yrs. 1,924 72 2,577 105 94 6 4,778 7.4 69.7
GT 15, LE 24 Yrs. 2,239 77 3,256 83 139 3 5,797 9 78.6
GT 24, LE 30 Yrs. 1,384 20 1,946 39 70 5 3,464 5.4 84
GT 30, LE 40 Yrs. 651 24 916 19 28 1 1,639 2.5 86.5
GT 40, LE 50 Yrs. 245 10 355 5 5 0 620 1 87.5
GT 50 Yrs. 437 12 649 9 23 0 1,130 1.7 89.2
Life/Death 3,262 105 3,358 64 175 5 6,969 10.8 100
Data Unavailable 23 0 19 1 0 0 43    
TOTAL 26,048 1,470 34,014 1,860 1,220 101 64,713 100 100
Average** 17.1 12.4 16.9 8.8 18.5 10.1 16.7    
Median 9 5 9.5 5 10 7 9    

*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.