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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Glossary of Terms

ENROLLMENT TERMS
Number of New Enrollment Events in the Program During the Year This is a count of the total number of enrollment events in the program during the fiscal year. It may include duplicate observations per inmate.
Number of New Offenders Active in the Program During the Year This is a count of the total number of new offenders who entered the program during the fiscal year. This number is unduplicated by offender within program type.
Number of Different Offenders Active in the Program During the Year This is a count of the total number of offenders who participated in the program at any given time during the fiscal year. It is computed by taking the population enrolled in the program on July 1st and adding to it any offenders who enrolled during the fiscal year. This number is unduplicated by offender within program type.
Number of Offenders Enrolled in the Program on June 30th Also referred to as a status population, this is the number of offenders enrolled in the program on the last day of the fiscal year. This number is unduplicated by offender within program type.
Participation Participation data are based on enrollment events, regardless of the type of program exit/outcome (successful, unsuccessful or administrative).
EXIT TERMS
Administrative Outcome/Exit A type of program outcome, where the exiting of a program is due to court order, medical termination or transfer.
All Program Exits Successful Exits + Unsuccessful Exits + Administrative Exits
Program Completers Successful Exits; i.e., completed the program
Program Non-Completers Unsuccessful Exits + Administrative Exits
Program Outcomes/Exit Program outcomes are grouped into three categories based on the type of exit code used: successful, unsuccessful or administrative.
Successful Outcome/Exit A type of program outcome, where the exiting of a given program is due to completion.
Success Rate Successful Exits/(Successful Exits + Unsuccessful Exits)
Unsuccessful Outcome/Exit A type of program outcome, where the exiting of a given program is due to termination because of a new arrest, rule breaking or failure to attend.
OTHER TERMS
Recommitment The percentage of program releasees who return to the department within a given time period. It includes returns to prison and community supervision as well as new offenses and technical violations.
Workload The enrollment data for a particular program during a given time period.