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Most states that impose capital punishment use lethal injection. Other methods used in the United States include hanging, firing squad, electrocution, and poisonous gas. Outside the United States--primarily Middle Eastern countries and China--methods include hanging, beheading, and execution by a single gunshot to the back of the head.

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In 2007 one person was electricuted. The most common in Lethal Injection though.

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