Number of Executions by State and Region Since 1976

Updated August 6, 2014 following an execution in Missouri
Execution Totals
Total Executions Since 1976  1386
Executions in 2014 27
Executions in 2013 39
Executions in 2012 43
Executions in 2011 43
Executions by Region
Region Total
South 1129
Midwest 168
West 85
Northeast 4
Texas & Oklahoma Alone 626

 

Executions by State
State Total Executions Executions in 2014 Executions in 2013 Executions in 2012 Executions in 2011 Executions in 2010
Texas 515 7 16 15 13 17
Oklahoma 111 3 6 6 2 3
Virginia 110   1   1 3
Florida 88 7 7 3 2 1
Missouri 77 7 2   1  
Alabama 56   1   6 5
Georgia 54 1 1   4 2
Ohio 53 1 3 3 5 8
North Carolina 43          
South Carolina 43       1  
Arizona 37 1 2 6 4 1
Louisiana 28         1
Arkansas 27          
Mississippi 21     6 2 3
Indiana 20          
Delaware 16     1 1  
California 13          
Illinois 12          
Nevada 12          
Utah 7         1
Tennessee 6          
Maryland 5          
Washington 5         1
Nebraska 3          
Montana 3          
Pennsylvania 3          
U. S. Federal Gov't 3          
Kentucky 3          
Idaho 3     1 1  
South Dakota 3     2    
Oregon 2          
Connecticut 1          
New Mexico 1          
Colorado 1          
Wyoming 1