Executions by State and Year

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(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 2017    
6 5 6 0 1 0 0 2 3    

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 2017    
0 1 4 6 2 1 0 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 2017    
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4    

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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 0 1 1 0 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 2017    
2 1 2 3 7 8 2 1 3    

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 2017    
3 2 4 0 1 2 5 9 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 2014 2015 2016 2017    
0 0 1 1 0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
1 0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 1 0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 3 2 6 0 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 2017    
1 0 1 0 2 10 6 1 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
5 8 5 3 3 1 0 0 2    

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 2017    
3 3 2 6 6 3 1 0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
2 0 1 0 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 2017    
0 0 0 2 0 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 2017    
2 0 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 2017    
24 17 13 15 16 10 13 7 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 2017    
0 1 0 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 2017    
3 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 2    

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 2017    
0 1 0 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 2017    
0 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 2017    
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0    

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