Number of Executions by State and Region Since 1976

Updated April 17, 2014 following an execution in Texas
Execution Totals
Total Executions Since 1976  1376
Executions in 2014 17
Executions in 2013  39
Executions in 2012  43
Executions in 2011  43
Executions by Region
Region Total
South 1124
Midwest 164
West 84
Northeast 4
Texas & Virginia Alone 625

 

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
Virginia 110   1   1 3
Oklahoma 110 2 6 6 2 3
Florida 85 4 7 3 2 1
Missouri 73 3 2   1  
Alabama 56   1   6 5
Georgia 53   1   4 2
Ohio 53 1 3 3 5 8
North Carolina 43          
South Carolina 43       1  
Arizona 36   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