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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Figure 6 Average Yearly Incarceration Rates* In County Jails

Chart shows the gradual rise in Average Yearly Incarceration Rate in County Jails, from 2.7 per 1,000 in 1994 to 3.1 per 1,000 in 2001.
    *Per 1,000 County Population.


Average Incarceration Rates per 1,000 County Population for 2001

1.0 to 1.9
(3 = 4.5%)
Charlotte, Fagler, Union
2.0 to 2.9
(19= 28.8%)
Brevard, Calhoun, Clay, Gilchrist, Glades, Gulf, Hernando, Lee, Liberty, Nassau, Okaloosa, Palm Beach, Passco, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Suwannee
3.0 to 3.9
(20= 30.3%)

Alachua, Broward, Citrus, Collier, Duval, Gadsden, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Jefferson, Lafayette, Levy, Madison, Manatee,Miami-Dade, Pinellas, Polk, St. Johns, Volusia, Walton

4.0 and over
(24 = 36.4%)
Baker, Bay, Bradford, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Jackson, Lake, Leon, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, St. Lucie, Taylor, Wakulla, Washington
Percentages are of the number of counties