Executions by State and Year

For executions in a state in past years, click the state:

(For current year executions, click here)

 

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 2014 2015 2016      
6 5 6 0 1 0 0 2      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 1 4 6 2 1 0 0      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 1 1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
2 1 2 3 7 8 2 1      

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 2014 2015 2016      
3 2 4 0 1 2 5 9      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 1 1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 3 2 6 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
1 0 1 0 2 10 6 1      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
5 8 5 3 3 1 0 0      

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 2014 2015 2016      
3 3 2 6 6 3 1 0      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
2 0 1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
2 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
24 17 13 15 16 10 13 7      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
3 3 1 0 1 0 1 0      

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 2014 2015 2016      
0 1 0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 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 2014 2015 2016      
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0      

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