Death penatly in Jordan

The death penalty exists by law in Jordan and is both sentenced and carried out.

Even if there have been no executions since 2015, the government has not yet decided to prohibit them legally. In 2016 no executions have been carried out in Jordan. In the same year 13 death penalties were sentenced.

A total of at least 13 executed death sentences is estimated for the past 10 years. With these amounts Jordan takes place on rank 27 of the world.

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Executions 2007 - 2016

Death sentences 2007 - 2016