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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

Total Sentence Length of Current Commitment
Inmate Population on June 30, 1998
Category White Males White Females Black Males Black Females Other Males Other Females Total Percent Cumulative Percent
1 Year or Less 8 0 9 3 1 0 21 0.0 0.0
GT 1, LE 2 Yrs.* 2,504 320 3,391 387 80 15 6,697 10.1 10.1
GT 2, LE 3 Yrs. 2,737 232 3,549 317 102 18 6,955 10.5 20.6
GT 3, LE 4 Yrs. 2,098 132 2,513 204 99 16 5,062 7.6 28.3
GT 4, LE 5 Yrs. 2,226 130 2,513 193 100 12 5,174 7.8 36.1
GT 5, LE 6 Yrs. 1,267 78 1,498 116 45 4 3,008 4.5 40.6
GT 6, LE 7 Yrs. 1,187 64 1,594 107 56 10 3,018 4.6 45.2
GT 7, LE 8 Yrs. 859 46 1,240 51 41 3 2,240 3.4 48.6
GT 8, LE 9 Yrs. 738 36 1,058 48 22 0 1,902 2.9 51.4
GT 9, LE 10 Yrs. 1,477 53 2,100 87 72 9 3,798 5.7 57.2
GT 10, LE 12 Yrs. 1,216 73 1,698 61 70 13 3,131 4.7 61.9
GT 12, LE 15 Yrs. 1,917 70 2,637 97 95 4 4,820 7.3 69.2
GT 15, LE 24 Yrs. 2,260 84 3,333 81 143 1 5,902 8.9 78.1
GT 24, LE 30 Yrs. 1,461 27 2,069 40 76 4 3,677 5.5 83.6
GT 30, LE 40 Yrs. 680 23 990 19 34 2 1,748 2.6 86.2
GT 40, LE 50 Yrs. 250 8 372 5 8 0 643 1.0 87.2
GT 50 Yrs. 433 12 638 8 25 0 1,116 1.7 88.9
Life/Death 3,407 116 3,569 67 190 6 7,355 11.1 100.0
Data Unavailable 6 0 7 0 0 0 13    
TOTAL 26,731 1,504 34,778 1,891 1,259 117 66,280 100.0 100.0
Average** 17 12.5 16.9 8.4 18.9 9.4 16.6    
Median 9 5 9 4.5 11 5 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