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Death sentences and executions in 2006

This document details the countries and territories that carried out executions, and the countries and territories that imposed death sentences, in 2006. During 2006, at least 1,591 people were executed in 25 countries. At least 3,861 people were sentenced to death in 55 countries. These were only...
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Death sentences and executions in 2005

This document details the countries and territories that carried out executions, and the countries and territories that imposed death sentences, in 2005. During 2005, at least 2,148 people were executed in 20 countries. At least 5,186 people were sentenced to death in 54 countries. These were only...
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Death sentences and executions in 2004

During 2004, at least 3,797 people were executed in 25 countries. At least 7,395 people were sentenced to death in 64 countries. These were only minimum figures; the true figures were certainly higher. In 2004, 97 per cent of all known executions took place in China, Iran, Viet Nam and the USA.
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Death sentences and executions in 2003

During 2003, at least 1,146 people were executed in 28 countries. At least 2,756 people were sentenced to death in 63 countries. These figures include only cases known to Amnesty International; the true figures were certainly higher.
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Death sentences and executions in 1996

Amnesty International learned of 4,272 prisoners executed in 39 countries and of 7,107 people sentenced to death in 76 countries in 1996. These figures include only cases known to Amnesty International; the true figures are certainly higher. This is a list of countries which imposed death sentences...
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Death sentences and executions in 1995

During 1995 at least 2,931 prisoners are known to have been executed in 41 countries and 4,165 people were sentenced to death in 79 countries. This document gives lists of those countries where death sentences are known to have been imposed and executions are known to have been carried out.
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Death sentences and executions in 1995

During 1995 at least 2,931 prisoners are known to have been executed in 41 countries and 4,165 people were sentenced to death in 79 countries. This document gives lists of those countries where death sentences are known to have been imposed and executions are known to have been carried out.