Number of executions worldwide 2018

Number of executions worldwide in 2018

Number of executions worldwide 2018 This statistic shows the number of executions worldwide in 2018. In 2018, at least 253 people were executed in Iran.
The figures represent minimum values according to Amnesty International. The actual figures may be higher. Some countries intentionally conceal their death penalty practices while others do not maintain accurate records on the number of death sentences and executions carried out.
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Number of executions worldwide in 2018

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Number of executions
China **1,000
Iran*253
Saudi Arabia149
Viet Nam*85
Iraq*52
Egypt*43
United States25
Japan15
Pakistan*14
Somalia13
Singapore13
South Sudan*7
Belarus*4
Yemen*4
Afghanistan3
Botswana2
Sudan2
Taiwan1
Thailand1
Number of executions
China **1,000
Iran*253
Saudi Arabia149
Viet Nam*85
Iraq*52
Egypt*43
United States25
Japan15
Pakistan*14
Somalia13
Singapore13
South Sudan*7
Belarus*4
Yemen*4
Afghanistan3
Botswana2
Sudan2
Taiwan1
Thailand1
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This statistic shows the number of executions worldwide in 2018. In 2018, at least 253 people were executed in Iran.
The figures represent minimum values according to Amnesty International. The actual figures may be higher. Some countries intentionally conceal their death penalty practices while others do not maintain accurate records on the number of death sentences and executions carried out.
Show more
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