Inmate Admissions refers to the 22,654 inmates who entered the Florida prison system from July 1, 1997 to June 30, 1998. The following pages will detail the characteristics of these offenders. As illustrated below, prison admissions peaked in FY 1989-90, then declined for the next six years. Inmate admissions have risen slightly for the last two years.
FY 1988-89 to FY 1997-98