Executions by State and Year

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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 2018  
6 5 6 0 1 0 0 2 3 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 2017    
0 1 4 6 2 1 0 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 2018  
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 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 2017 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 0 1 1 0 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 2018  
2 1 2 3 7 8 2 1 3 2  

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 2018  
30 2 4 0 1 2 5 9 1 2  

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 2018  
0 0 1 1 0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
1 0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 1 0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 3 2 6 0 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 2018  
1 0 1 0 2 10 6 1 1 0  

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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  

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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 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 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 2018  
5 8 5 3 3 1 0 0 2 1  

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 2018  
3 3 2 6 6 3 1 0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
2 0 1 0 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 2018  
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1  

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 2018  
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3  

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 2018  
24 17 13 15 16 10 13 7 7 13  

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 2018  
0 1 0 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 2018  
3 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 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 2017 2018  
0 1 0 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 2018  
0 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 2018  
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  

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