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Capital Punishment, 2006 - Statistical Tables

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Table 6. Persons of Hispanic origin and women under sentence of death, by jurisdiction, 2005 and 2006
Jurisdiction    Under sentence of
death, 12/31/05a
  Received under sentence of death   Death sentence removedb   Under sentence of death, 12/31/06
Hispanic Women    Hispanic Women    Hispanic Women    Hispanic Women
U.S. total 361 51   11 5   14 2   358 54
Federal   2 1   0 0   0 0   2 1
Alabama   1 3   0 0   0 0   1 3
Arizona   17 2   0 0   1 0   16 2
California   136 14   6 1   2 0   140 15
Colorado   1 0   0 0   0 0   1 0
Connecticut   2 0   0 0   1 0   1 0
Delaware   2 1   0 0   0 1   2 0
Florida   31 0   2 0   2 0   31 0
Georgia   3 1   0 0   0 0   3 1
Idaho   1 1   0 0   0 0   1 1
Illinois   2 0   0 0   0 0   2 0
Indiana   1 1   0 0   0 0   1 1
Kentucky   1 1   0 0   0 0   1 1
Louisiana   1 1   0 1   0 0   1 2
Mississippi   0 1   0 2   0 0   0 3
Nebraska   3 0   0 0   0 0   3 0
Nevada   7 0   0 0   0 0   7 0
New Mexico   1 0   0 0   0 0   1 0
North Carolina   3 4   1 0   0 0   4 4
Ohio   6 2   0 0   1 1   5 1
Oklahoma   2 1   0 0   0 0   2 1
Oregon   2 0   0 0   0 0   2 0
Pennsylvania   21 5   0 0   0 0   21 5
Tennessee   1 2   0 0   0 0   1 2
Texas   112 9   2 1   7 0   107 10
Utah   2 0   0 0   0 0   2 0
Virginia   0 1   0 0   0 0   0 1
aThe counts of women and Hispanics under sentence of death at yearend 2005 have been revised.
bIncludes 6 Hispanic men in Texas and 1 each in Ohio and Florida who were executed in 2006.
Source: National Prisoner Statistics Program (NPS-8).
   See also Methodology.
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