Number of Registrants Reported by State/Territory
Below are the sex offender registry counts for each state including the years 2005 through December 31, 2015.
State
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
Alabama 5,616 5,193 8,943  9,745  10,675  13,329  13,293  12,000 12,912 13,371 14,098
Alaska 2,873 4,219 3,032  5,300  1,885  1,842  2,779  2,000 2,140 *3,212 2,246
Arizona 9,221 11,305 14,260  14,500  14,380  14,519  14,533  RP  *14,500 15,018  15,438
Arkansas 5,864 6,426 7,612  8,099  9,219  10,151  8,996  11,474 12,919 *10,051 15,133
California 102,616 86,846 87,706  66,041  63,500  86,912  123,821  RP 80,848 82,646 RP
Colorado 8,381 9,125 11,369  9,961  6,950  10,980  14,666  15,240  16,098  16,919 17,717
Connecticut 3,785 4,106 4,725 4,769   4,950  5,078  5,341  5,427 **5,281 5,329 5,799
District of Columbia 624 641 3,307  746  812  880  *926  RP  **995  980 *991
Delaware 2,961 2,984 696  3,461  3,775  3,998  4,040  4,631 4,871 4,720 4,736
Florida 33,990 35,910 43,590  47,455  51,847  53,202  47,524  58,780  61,303  64,431 67,143
Georgia 8,958 11,744 14,257  15,293  16,391  18,811  20,371  21,559  23,147  25,693 27,500
Hawaii 1,957 2,170 2,382 2,500  2,843  2,934  3,404  3,342 **2,940 2,974 * 3,035
Idaho 2,606 2,801 2,866  3,072  3,200  3,451  3,655  3,654  3,872  4,093 4,305
Illinois 17,100 17,890 23,749  19,695  23,604  21,007  21,317  28,206  22,406  23,240 23,651
Indiana 7,300 8,500 8,652  9,486  11,951  10,515  9,053  10,030  **14,585  11,194 *11,494
Iowa 6,104 6,058 6,249  5,499  4,912  7,032  5,283  5,381  *5,797  5,860 5,289
Kansas 3,563 3,981 4,791  5,911  11,617  9,677  6,047  6,275  7,409  8,593 9,547
Kentucky 4,898 5,351 6,466  6,914  7,532  8,127  8,718  9,070  9,545 10,143 10,584
Louisiana 6,591 6,921 7,502  7,937  9,592  7,823  8,346  10,614  8,271  9,038 9,200
Maine 1,553 1,670 2,825  3,069  3,325  3,300  2,930  2,927  3,079  3,186 2,734
Maryland 4,253 4,340 4,668  5,810  6,112  6,545  7,177  7,807  *8,495  **8,734 7,063
Massachusetts 18,000 8,104 11,768  14,896  13,125  15,341  11,182  RP  **11,307  11,449 11,502
Michigan 36,233 38,032 41,145  48,000  43,613  45,717  46,122  39,795  40,692  *37,887 42,071
Minnesota 15,819 13,885 14,097  20,336  14,714  15,875  16,207  16,948  17,541  17,376 17,777
Mississippi 3,300 3,689 4,562 4,888  5,440  6,088  6,777  7,027  **7,696  8,285 9,120
Missouri 10,719 11,031 7,324 6,996  7,284  11,226  12,194  12,707  13,442  14,424 15,256
Montana 3,370 1,495 1,697  1,746  1,798  1,971  2,111  2,131  2,296 2,374   *2,375
Nebraska 2,041 2,189 2,605  2,748  2,966  3,188  3,680  3,861  4,268  4,724 5,058
Nevada 4,734 5,573 6,082  6,386  6,479  6,553  6,832  6,671  7,188  6,361 6,628
New Hampshire 3,100 3,250 11,566 2,200  4,128  2,336  2,420  RP  2,532  2,337 2,762
New Jersey 10,464 11,003 3,706  12,000  12,551  13,179  14,224  RP 15,131 17,614  18,189
New Mexico 1,864 1,915 2,286  2,133  2,497  2,631  *2,808  2,950  3,505  3,966 3,551
New York 20,969 22,209 25,536  26,688  28,843  29,423  *30,284  33,716  35,810  37,816 *31,359
North Carolina 10,244 9,228 12,140  12,167  14,342  12,831  13,554  14,321  14,828  19,984 *16,695
North Dakota 801 946 1,037 1,277  2,980  2,616  *1,529  1,743  2,144 1,808 *1,763
Ohio 13,485 13,750 17,669 16,902  19,394  18,616  29,546  19,141  18,022  18,870 *17,709
Oklahoma 5,507 5,118 9,633 5,664  6,790  6,563  6,907  7,170  7,701  5,994     6,200
Oregon 15,259 17,160 18,873  14,487  16,295  21,562  17,650  24,660  **18,930 27,546 28,530
Pennsylvania 7,199 7,736 9,362  9,730  10,194  10,021  11,236  11,846  **13,862  17,197 18,828
Rhode Island 1,640 1,352 1,753  1,659  365  1,645  1,499  1,528  1,579  1,613 1,674
South Carolina 8,049 8,556 10,095  10,621  11,470  12,295  *13,037  13,308  8,934  14,373 16,079
South Dakota 1,707 1,993 2,398  2,467  2,788  2,688  2,861  2,976  3,132  3,323 3,436
Tennessee 7,873 8,561 10,500  11,513  13,122  11,796  15,210  18,537  19,562 20,861  21,680
Texas 46,484 44,336 50,559  52,574  57,105  59,105  67,707  71,124  77,693 82,224 86,217
Utah 8,000 6,904 7,181  6,900  7,350  7,997  *6,916  6,983  7,037  7,147 7,354
Vermont 2,226 2,340 2,443  2,447  459  2,461  *1,129  RP  1,441 1,863  1,341
Virginia 13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618  17,110  16,891  18,728  19,137  20,081 27,953 22,143
Washington 18,557 18,790 19,798  20,016  19,112  20,403  20,183  21,008  18,270  18,913 18,780
West Virginia 2,220 2,500 2,800  2,800  3,086  3,326  3,619  3,638  *3,534  3,798 4,591
Wisconsin 17,169 17,887 19,629  20,199  20,611  21,324  22,106  22,381  22,803  23,480 23,990
Wyoming 929 981 1,115  1,355  1,389  1,412  1,496  1,526  3,641 1,815 1,655
Puerto Rico NR  NR  NR  NR  NR 2,155 *2,720  NR  3,246  2,886 *2,881
American Samoa NR  NR  NR  NR   NR  48  NR  NR  **149  NR NR
Guam  286  396  418 481  523  570  544  717  771 724 925
US Virgin Islands NR  NR  NR  NR  NR  155  80  109  95  108 *119
Northern Mariana Islands NR  NR  NR  NR  NR  NR  *49  NR  **55  80 89

Total Registrants

 551,987

 541,242

 614,424

 602,157

 636,940

 690,073

 745,367

 604,550

 722,358

 796,598

 726,030

 
 

Notes: Sex offender counts are as reported by state agencies.
* = Sex offender count as reported on state Internet Registry.
**=Source: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

NR = No Report Received

RP = Sex offender count pending

PLEASE NOTE: There may be a decrease in numbers in certain states due to the reviewing of all offender records.  Some active registrants have been moved to inactive which may include sex offenders no longer required to register due to court order or expired status, and offenders who are incarcerated, deceased, or moved out of state.