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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Figure 3 Average Yearly Incarceration Rate*

( *Per 1,000 County Population)

Chart shows the average yearly incarceration rate in County Jails increased from 2.5 in 1990 to 2.7 in 1994.

Average Incarceration Rates Per 1,000 County Population for 1994


0.1 to 0.9 (1= 1.5%)
Union

1.0 to 1.9 (19= 28.8%)
Bradford, Brevard, Calhoun, Charlotte Citrus, Clay, Flagler, Holmes, Lafayette, Liberty,
Nassau, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Santa Rosa, Sarasota, Seminole, Suwannee, Walton

2.0 to 2.9 (18= 27.3%)
Alachua, Broward, Collier, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River,
Lake, Lee, Leon, Levy, Okaloosa, Polk, Putnam, St. Johns, Washington

3.0 to 3.9 (19= 28.8%)
Baker, Bay, Columbia, Dade, DeSoto, Dixie, Duval, Franklin, Gadsden, Glades, Hendry,
Jackson, Madison, Manatee, Martin, Osceola, St. Lucie, Sumter, Volusia

4.0 and OVER (9= 13.6%)
Escambia, Hamilton, Hardee, Marion, Monroe, Okeechobee, Orange, Taylor, Wakulla

*Only 66 counties are represented because Jefferson County Jail is closed.