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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary


Figure 6 - Average Yearly Incarceration Rate* In County Jails

*Per 1,000 Couny Population

Chart shows increase in Average Yearly Incarceration Rate in County Jails rose from 2.5 in 1990 to 3.1 in 1995

Average Incarceration Rates Per 1,000 County Population for 1995
0.1 to 0.9 (2= 3.0%) Jefferson, Union
1.0 to 1.9 (11= 16.4%) Bradford, Brevard, Calhoun, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Flagler, Holmes, Liberty, Pasco, Santa Rosa
2.0 to 2.9 (23= 34.3%) Broward, Collier, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough,
Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Levy, Nassau, Okaloosa, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Putnam, St. Johns,
Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Suwannee, Walton, Washington
3.0 to 3.9 (15= 22.4%) Alachua, Baker, Bay, Dade, DeSoto, Duval, Gadsden, Glades,
Indian River, Jackson, Leon, Manatee, Martin, Polk, Volusia
4.0 and OVER (16=23.9%) Columbia, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Madison, Marion, Monroe, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, St. Lucie, Taylor, Wakulla