Number of Executions by State and Region Since 1976

Updated September 11, 2014 following an execution in Texas
Execution Totals
Total Executions Since 1976  1388
Executions in 2014 29
Executions in 2013 39
Executions in 2012 43
Executions in 2011 43
Executions by Region
Region Total
South 1130
Midwest 169
West 85
Northeast 4
Texas & Oklahoma Alone 627

 

Executions by State
State Total Executions Executions in 2014 Executions in 2013 Executions in 2012 Executions in 2011 Executions in 2010
Texas 516 8 16 15 13 17
Oklahoma 111 3 6 6 2 3
Virginia 110   1   1 3
Florida 88 7 7 3 2 1
Missouri 78 8 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