Total number of executions in the U.S. since the beginning of data collection in 1930 to 2013, by state

U.S. capital punishment - total executions by state 1930-2013 This graph shows the number of executions of inmates on death row in the United States from the beginning of data collection in 1930 up to December 31 2013, by state. Total 805 prisoners were executed in Texas between 1930 to 2013.
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Number of executions
Texas805
Georgia419
New York329
North Carolina306
California305
Florida251
Ohio224
South Carolina205
Virginia202
Alabama191
Mississippi175
Oklahoma168
Louisiana161
Pennsylvania155
Arkansas145
Missouri132
Kentucky106
Illinois102
Tennessee99
Arizona74
New Jersey74
Maryland73
Indiana61
Washington52
Colorado48
Nevada41
West Virginia40
District of Columbia40
Federal system36
Delaware28
Massachusetts27
Connecticut22
Oregon21
Utah20
Iowa18
Kansas15
New Mexico9
Montana9
Wyoming8
Nebraska7
Idaho6
Vermont4
South Dakota4
New Hampshire1
Number of executions
Texas805
Georgia419
New York329
North Carolina306
California305
Florida251
Ohio224
South Carolina205
Virginia202
Alabama191
Mississippi175
Oklahoma168
Louisiana161
Pennsylvania155
Arkansas145
Missouri132
Kentucky106
Illinois102
Tennessee99
Arizona74
New Jersey74
Maryland73
Indiana61
Washington52
Colorado48
Nevada41
West Virginia40
District of Columbia40
Federal system36
Delaware28
Massachusetts27
Connecticut22
Oregon21
Utah20
Iowa18
Kansas15
New Mexico9
Montana9
Wyoming8
Nebraska7
Idaho6
Vermont4
South Dakota4
New Hampshire1
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This graph shows the number of executions of inmates on death row in the United States from the beginning of data collection in 1930 up to December 31 2013, by state. Total 805 prisoners were executed in Texas between 1930 to 2013.
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Release date
December 2014
Region
United States
Survey time period
1930-2013
Supplementary notes
These data exclude 160 executions carried out by military authorities between 1930 and 1961.

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