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Crime > Capital punishment > Number executed per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Estimated number of people executed in each country in the year 2009. Some countries do not release official figures in this regard. Figures relating to such countries are just estimates released by Amnesty International. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Botswana 0.512 2009
2 United States 0.17 2009
3 Japan 0.0549 2009
4 Thailand 0.0302 2009
5 Bangladesh 0.0201 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Capital punishment > Number executed per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Amnesty International: The death penalty in 2009. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Capital-punishment/Number-executed-per-million

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