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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



MEDICAL GRADE CLASSIFICATION*
(INMATE POPULATION ON JUNE 30, 1997)
Category White Males White Females Black Males Black Females Other Males Other Females Total Percent
Unrestricted 13,792 905 19,022 1,081 693 58 35,551 55.4
Minimum 9,340 478 11,566 651 408 41 22,484 35
Moderate 2,249 64 2,766 100 103 2 5,284 8.2
Severe 438 7 423 8 11 0 887 1.4
Data Unavailable 229 16 237 20 5 0 507  
TOTAL 26,048 1,470 34,014 1,860 1,220 101 64,713 100

* Medical grades are assigned to inmates by health care professionals based primarily on general physical stamina, mental health, and functional capacity.