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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Table 1 County Jail Populations Over Eight Years

Category 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Adult Males 48,020 85.8% 49,391 85.8% 51,684 85.8% 54,209 85.5% 52,472 85.3% 49,170 80.0% 46,911 84.9% 43,979 84.9%
Adult Females 7,422 13.3% 7,632 13.3% 7,974 13.2% 8,457 13.3% 8,177 13.3% 7,773 12.6% 7,716 14.0% 7,449 14.0%
Juvenile Males 488 0.9% 518 0.9% 559 0.9% 729 1.1% 820 1.3% 794 1.3% 625 1.1% 484 1.1%
Juvenile Females 26 0.0% 18 0.0% 23 0.0% 29 0.0% 31 0.1% 31 0.1% 23 0.0% 19 0.0%
Total 55,956 100.0% 57,559 100.0% 60,240 100.0% 63,424 100.0% 61,500 100.0% 61,500 100.0% 55,275 100.0% 51,931 100.0%

Figure 1 Average County Jail Populations

Chart shows a rise in Average County Jail Populations from 55,956 in 2004 to 63,424 in 2007 and a decline to 51,931 in 2011.