Executions by State and Year

For executions by year through 2013, jump to state:

(Click here for 2014 execution numbers by state)

See also Interactive graphic from the Pew Forum showing executions by state and year


Alabama

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
1 0 4 1 0 2 0 0 2 1 3
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
2 2 4 0 2 3 2 4 1 3 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
6 5 6 0 1            

Arizona

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 2 2
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
4 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 1 4 6 2            

Arkansas

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 2 0 2 0 5 2 1 4
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

California

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Colorado

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Connecticut

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Delaware

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 3 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 2 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 1 1 0            

Florida

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 3 3
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
1 2 2 4 2 2 3 1 3 2 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
4 1 6 1 3 3 2 1 4 0 2
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
2 1 2 3 7            

Georgia

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 1
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
5 1 1 0 1 0 2 1 2 2 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 0 0 4 4 3 2 3 0 1 3
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
3 2 4 0 1            

Idaho

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 1 1 0            

Illinois

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 1 2
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Indiana

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 1 0 2 0 2 0 5 1 2 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
1 0 0 0 0            

Kansas

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Kentucky

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Louisiana

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 1 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
8 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 1 0 0 0            

Maryland

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Mississippi

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 2
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 3 2 6 0            

Missouri

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 1 4 1 1 4 0 6 6 6
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
3 9 5 7 6 2 0 5 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
1 0 1 0 2            

Montana

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Nebraska

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Nevada

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

New Hampshire

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

New Mexico

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

North Carolina

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
2 4 1 5 2 7 4 5 4 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Ohio

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 1 0 1 3 3 7 4 5 2 2
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
5 8 5 3 3            

Oklahoma

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 3 2 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
4 6 11 18 7 14 6 4 4 3 2
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
3 3 2 6 6            

Oregon

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

Pennsylvania

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

South Carolina

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 6 2
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
7 4 1 0 3 0 4 3 1 1 3
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
2 0 1 0 0            

South Dakota

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 2 0            

Tennessee

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
2 0 0 0 0            

Texas

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 6 10
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
6 3 4 4 5 12 17 14 19 3 37
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
20 35 40 17 33 24 23 19 24 26 18
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
24 17 13 15 16            

Utah

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 1 0 0 0            

Virginia

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
1 1 1 3 2 4 5 2 5 8 9
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
13 14 8 2 4 2 5 0 4 0 4
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
3 3 1 0 1            

Washington

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 1 0 0 0            

Wyoming

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

US Gov't

1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013            
0 0 0 0 0            

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