Fiscal Year 2023 Parole Population

During FY 2022, the parolee population decreased from 17,744 on July 1, 2022, to 16,369 on June 30, 2023. During the fiscal year, 70% of Georgia's parole population successfully completed parole supervision. The national average of parolees successfully completing supervision was estimated at approximately 57% for the fiscal year. The cost of parole supervision in FY 2023 was $2.67 per parolee (Georgia Department of Community Supervision), compared to the most recently reported Georgia Department of Corrections' cost of $59.14 per inmate per day to incarcerate an offender with the Department of Corrections.