NGO report

The death penalty worldwide: 2012 report

By HANDS OFF CAIN, on 1 January 2012

Hands Off Cain’s 2012 Report, edited by Reality Book, presents the most important facts regarding the practice of the death penalty in 2011 and in the first six months of 2012. Data shows that China, Iran and Saudi Arabia were the top three “Executioner-Countries” in the world in 2011, while also demonstrating a positive evolution towards the abolition of the death penalty which has been developing worldwide during recent years.

  • Document type NGO report
  • Themes list Trend Towards Abolition, Statistics, Country/Regional profiles,