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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Escape Rates Per 1,000 Inmates

All Facilities
(FY 1989-1990 to FY 2009-2010)
Fiscal Year Number of Escapes Average Inmate Population* Escapes Per 1,000 Inmates
1989-1990 1,064 40,396 26.34
1990-1991 289 44,483 6.50
1991-1992 211 46,622 4.53
1992-1993 227 48,808 4.65
1993-1994 324 53,594 6.05
1994-1995 308 59,022 5.22
1995-1996 276 63,163 4.37
1996-1997 191 64,242 2.97
1997-1998 163 65,234 2.50
1998-1999 160 67,227 2.38
1999-2000 87 69,782 1.25
2000-2001 97 71,476 1.36
2001-2002 63 72,485 0.87
2002-2003 75 75,162 1.00
2003-2004 109 79,616 1.37
2004-2005 118 83,140 1.42
2005-2006 122 86,570 1.41
2006-2007 142 90,554 1.57
2007-2008 128 94,528 1.35
2008-2009 158 98,306 1.61
2009-2010 150 99,594 1.51
*Inmate populaton average based on (four quarters population on last day of each month)/4.


Correctional Institutions
(FY 1993-1994 to FY 2009-2010)
Fiscal Year Number of
Escapes
Average
Inmate
Population*
Escapes Per
1,000 Inmates
1993-1994 56 42,355 1.30
1994-1995 37 47,266 0.78
1995-1996 13 50,006 0.26
1996-1997 9 53,670 0.19
1997-1998 8 54,573 0.15
1998-1999 4 56,135 0.07
1999-2000 9 58,607 0.15
2000-2001 4 60,268 0.07
2001-2002 2 60,813 0.03
2002-2003 1 62,957 0.02
2003-2004 3 67,018 0.04
2004-2005 8 70,546 0.11
2005-2006 1 73,240 0.01
2006-2007 1 76,600 0.01
2007-2008 0 80,477 0.00
2008-2009 1 83,483 0.01
2009-2010 1 83,922 0.01
*Inmate population average based on (four quarters population on last day of each month)/4.