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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

INMATE ADMISSIONS

Tested Literacy Skill Levels at Admission
(First Tests of Adult Basic Education [TABE] Scores for FY 1999-2000)

Literacy Skill Level White Male White Female Black Male Black Female Other Male Other Female Total Percent Cumulative Percent
Less than Basic Literacy (1.0-3.9)
981
109
3,173
366
54
12
4,695
20.4%
20.4%
Basic Literacy Skills (4.0-8.9)
4,025
482
6,279
550
125
36
11,497
50.0%
70.4%
Functional Literacy Skills (9.0-12.9)
4,353
432
1,798
147
58
20
6,808
29.6%
100.0%
Data Unavailable
1,313
46
1,177
79
105
23
2,743
 
 
Total
10,672
1,069
12,427
1,142
342
91
25,743
100.0%
100.0%
Median
8.3
8.0
5.5
5.1
6.0
6.2
6.3