BJS: Bureau of Justice Statistics

clear image
Home  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Get notifications  |  Help  |  A-Z Topic List
Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
clear image
Home  | Publication & Product Detail
Publication Capital Punishment, 1994

James J. Stephan, Tracy L. Snell, Bureau of Justice Statistics

February 1, 1996    NCJ 158023

This annual BJS Bulletin presents characteristics of persons under sentence of death on December 31, 1994, and of persons executed in 1994. The report summarizes the movement of prisoners into and out of death sentence status during the year. Numerical tables present data on offenders' sex, race, Hispanic origin, education, marital status, age at time of arrest for capital offense, legal status at time of capital offense, methods of execution, trends, and time between imposition of death sentence and execution. Historical tables present executions since 1930 and sentencing since 1974.

Part of the Capital Punishment Series

Full report (PDF 140K)
ASCII file (48K)
Codebooks and Datasets

Help for using BJS products

About the Source Data
Capital Punishment (NPS-8)

To cite this product, use the following link:

View All Publications and Products

Back to Top