Population

Countries that executed in 2008

Number of known executions

Death Sentences in 2008

Asia
28,150,000 Afghanistan 17+ 131
791,000 Bahrain 1
162,221,000 Bangladesh 5 185+
1,333,140,000 China 1,718+ 7003+
229,965,000 Indonesia 10 10+
74,196,000 Iran 346+ +
30,747,000 Iraq 34+ 285+
127,590,000 Japan 15 27
27,468,000 Malaysia 1+ 22+
2,671,000 Mongolia 1+
24,051,706 North Korea 15+ +
167,514,500 Pakistan 36+ 236+
25,721,000 Saudi Arabia 102+ +
4,839,400 Singapore 1+ 5
21,906,000 Syria 1+ 7+
4,599,000 United Arab Emirates 1+
85,789,573 Vietnam 19+ 59+
23,580,000 Yemen 13+ +

TOTAL – 2,374,940,179

TOTAL – 2,336 TOTAL – 7,970

Africa
1,950,000 Botswana 1 4
77,226,737 Egypt 2+ 87+
6,420,000 Libya 8 +
9,133,000 Somalia 3+
42,272,000 Sudan 1+ 60

TOTAL -137,001,737

TOTAL – 15 TOTAL – 151
Americas
52,000 St Kitts & Nevis 1 1+
307,465,000 United States of America 37 111+

TOTAL – 307,517,000

TOTAL – 38 TOTAL – 112
Europe
TOTAL –  9,671,900 Belarus TOTAL – 4 TOTAL – 1

Total of Collective Population

2,829,130,816

TOTAL – 26 Countries 2,393 executions 8,234 death sentences

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