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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Admissions

Sentence Length of Current Commitment

Sentence Length of Current Commitment
Inmate Admissions for FY 1997-98
Category White Males White Females Black Males Black Females Other Males Other Females Total Percent Cumulative
1 Year or Less 592 119 1,007 137 19 10 1,884 8.3 8.3
GT 1, LE 2 Yrs.* 2,484 292 2,973 325 52 15 6,141 27.1 35.4
GT 2, LE 3 Yrs. 1,803 166 2,255 207 48 11 4,490 19.8 55.2
GT 3, LE 4 Yrs. 1,059 81 1,218 98 38 9 2,503 11.0 66.3
GT 4, LE 5 Yrs. 928 55 952 80 23 8 2,046 9.0 75.3
GT 5, LE 6 Yrs. 430 17 411 29 9 1 897 4.0 79.3
GT 6, LE 7 Yrs. 278 18 335 14 10 3 658 2.9 82.2
GT 7, LE 8 Yrs. 233 10 272 12 5 2 534 2.4 84.6
GT 8, LE 9 Yrs. 154 7 152 7 2 1 323 1.4 86.0
GT 9, LE 10 Yrs. 313 8 303 11 11 4 650 2.9 88.8
GT 10, LE 12 Yrs. 197 11 178 7 3 5 401 1.8 90.6
GT 12, LE 15 Yrs. 276 9 325 9 11 0 630 2.8 93.4
GT 15, LE 24 Yrs. 216 10 240 5 7 0 478 2.1 95.5
GT 24, LE 30 Yrs. 155 8 176 4 3 0 346 1.5 97.0
GT 30, LE 40 Yrs. 43 1 82 0 3 0 129 0.6 97.6
GT 40, LE 50 Yrs. 7 0 9 0 1 0 17 0.1 97.7
Over 50 Yrs. 24 1 20 1 1 1 48 0.2 97.9
Life 194 12 246 2 9 1 464 2.0 99.9
Death 12 0 3 0 0 0 15 0.1 100.0
TOTAL 9,398 825 11,157 948 255 71 22,654 100.0 100.0
Average** 6 4.1 5.8 3.2 7.1 5.5 5.7    
Median 3 2.1 3 2.1 3.3 3 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.