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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Table 3
Average State Prison Sentence Length in Months
by Prior Felony Record and Sentencing Guidelines Level
Fiscal Year 1995-96
  Sentencing Guidelines Level
Number of Prior Felonies 1-4 5-7 8-10
0 23.6 36.6 97.4
1 22.1 36.2 103.0
2 24.9 40.8 112.3
3 25.5 45.9 134.4
4 27.9 53.7 155.6
5 30.2 61.7 147.9
6 or more 34.4 71.0 190.7
Average Increase in Sentence for Each Additional Prior Felony* 1.8 months 5.7 months 15.6 months
* Calculations based on 6 or more prior felonies equal to 6.