Operation Iraqi Freedom


Iraqi Deaths


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PeriodISFCiv
Jul-11 63121
Jun-11 54150
May-11 65158
Apr-11 40112
Mar-11 43128
Feb-11 27106
Jan-11 14202
Dec-10 25103
Nov-10 28146
Oct-10 44141
Sep-10 46128
Aug-10 90273
Jul-10 37497
Jun-10 49127
May-10 48231
Apr-10 21240
Mar-10 31152
Feb-10 32204
Jan-10 17118
Dec-09 34253
Nov-09 1888
Oct-09 35285
Sep-09 6296
Aug-09 42397
Jul-09 47193
Jun-09 51316
May-09 39149
Apr-09 45302
Mar-09 49229
Feb-09 39163
Jan-09 54133
Dec-08 74246
Nov-08 27290
Oct-08 48240
Sep-08 98268
Aug-08 85226
Jul-08 98321
Jun-08 77373
May-08 110396
Apr-08 113631
Mar-08 161819
Feb-08 110564
Jan-08 69485
Dec-07 72476
Nov-07 89471
Oct-07 114565
Sep-07 96752
Aug-07 761598
Jul-07 2321458
Jun-07 1971148
May-07 1981782
Apr-07 3001521
Mar-07 2152762
Feb-07 1502864
Jan-07 911711
Dec-06 1231629
Nov-06 1231741
Oct-06 2241315
Sep-06 1503389
Aug-06 2332733
Jul-06 2171063
Jun-06 132738
May-06 150969
Apr-06 201808
Mar-06 191901
Feb-06 158688
Jan-06 189590
Dec-05 193344
Nov-05 176592
Oct-05 215463
Sep-05 233640
Aug-05 2821524
Jul-05 304518
Jun-05 296469
May-05 259572
Apr-05 199301
Mar-05 176257
Feb-05 103NA
Jan-05 109NA
Total
Total Prior to 2005
Total
8825
1300
10125
50152
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Dec-09
DateIncidentCivilianISFTotal
12/30/09KHALIS - A roadside bomb killed seven Iraqi pilgrims returning from a major Shi'ite Muslim religious festival and wounded 25 others in Khalis, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.707
12/30/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said.101
12/30/09RAMADI - Twin suicide bombs killed at least 24 people, including police officers, and wounded over 100 others in an attack targeting the governor of Anbar province and other senior officials in Ramadi24024
12/29/09GARMA - Gunmen killed four members of a local, government-backed guard unit in the town of Garma, 30 km (20 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said. The men were standing watch at a checkpoint when the attack occurred.044
12/27/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a minibus killed one civilian and wounded four in the Mansour district of central Baghdad, police said.101
12/27/09KIRKUK - Gunmen in a car shot dead a member of a local pro- government militia outside his house, southwest of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/27/09TUZ KHURMATO - A roadside bomb killed four pilgrims and wounded 28 others taking part in the Shi'ite Muslim religious festival of Ashura in Tuz Khurmato, 170 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.404
12/26/09BAGHDAD - A bomb killed a tribal leader near his home in Abu Ghraib, in Baghdad's western outskirts, police said. 101
12/26/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed two pilgrims taking part in the Shi'ite Muslim religious festival of Ashura in the New Baghdad district of the Iraqi capital, police said. Eight other pilgrims were wounded.202
12/26/09FALLUJA - A bomb killed a lieutenant colonel from the Iraqi police outside his home in central Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
12/25/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed three Shi'ite pilgrims taking part in the religious festival of Ashura in the Kamaliya district of east Baghdad, police said.303
12/25/09KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car shot and killed an electricity ministry employee in southwest Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, on Thursday night, police said.101
12/25/09MOSUL - An attacker threw an explosive at an Iraqi police patrol, killing one civilian and wounding another in central Mosul, police said.101
12/25/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed three men doing temporary work as census takers on Thursday in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
12/25/09MOSUL -Police found the body of a woman who had been suffocated to death in western Mosul, police said.101
12/25/09RABIA - A suicide bomber detonated a car laden with explosives and killed one soldier from the minority Kurds' Peshmerga military and wounded 14 others near Iraq's border with Syria in northern Nineveh provinceDemocratic Party (KDP).101
12/25/09SHIRQAT - Gunmen opened fire on a local pro-government militia checkpoint on Thursday night, killing one and wounding two others in Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/24/09BAGHDAD - A motorbike laden with explosives killed one Shi'ite pilgrim and wounded five others on Wednesday evening in the al-Ilaam district of southern Baghdad, police said.101
12/24/09KERBALA - A roadside bomb went off near a restaurant, killing one person and wounding five others, including two religious pilgrims in a small town near the holy city of Kerbala, 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police said.101
12/24/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot and killed a man near his home in northern Mosul, police said.101
12/24/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a Christian man and wounded another man in Mosul, 390 km (240 mile) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/23/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a minibus killed one person and wounded three in the Kadhimiya district of northwest Baghdad, police said.101
12/23/09BAGHDAD - A bomb hidden in a plastic bag killed one Shi'ite pilgrim and wounded four others when it exploded near a tent used by pilgrims in Baghdad's central Karrada district, police said.101
12/23/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead Brigadier General Riyadh Abdulmajeed in front of his house on Tuesday in the Ghazaliya district of west Baghdad, police said.011
12/23/09BAGHDAD - The toll from a roadside bomb in the Shaab district of northern Baghdad rose to three killed and 28 wounded, police said. The bomb targeted Shi'ite pilgrims28028
12/23/09MOSUL - A wooden cart exploded inside a garage behind a church, killing two people and wounding five in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
12/23/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed a retired Iraqi army officer in front of his house in western Mosul, police said.101
12/22/09BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car killed the driver in central Baghdad on Monday, police said. 101
12/22/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed a civilian on Monday evening in western Mosul, police said101
12/22/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed an off-duty Iraqi soldier at a medical clinic in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/22/09MOSUL - Gunmen stormed the house of an Iraqi soldier, killing him and wounding his brother in western Mosul, police said.011
12/21/09KIRKUK - Gunmen shot and killed a policeman in Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/21/09KIRKUK - Gunmen shot dead an off-duty member of Kurdish security forces on Sunday evening in Kirkuk, police said. 011
12/21/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a policeman in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/21/09TAL AFAR - A suicide bomber killed a local leader in Tal Afar, 420 km (260 miles) northwest of Baghdad, also killing another man and wounding seven.202
12/19/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead two off-duty policemen in separate incidents on Saturday in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
12/18/09KIRKUK - Police found the bodies of two men with gunshot wounds to the head and chest in southeast Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.202
12/18/09MOSUL - Gunmen in a car shot a man dead in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/17/09BAGHDAD - A car bomb targeting the convoy of lawmaker Nadeem al-Jabiri killed one civilian and wounded 10, police said. Jabiri was not in the convoy. Baghdad's security spokesman said no one had been killed.101
12/17/09MOSUL - A Christian lab assistant was shot dead by unknown gunmen in Mosul, police said.101
12/17/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed an off-duty policeman on Wednesday in Mosul, police said011
12/17/09MOSUL - One policeman was killed during a raid on a home in Mosul, police said.011
12/17/09MOSUL - Unknown gunmen shot a carpenter dead in his workshop in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/16/09MADAEN - A roadside bomb killed the local leader of a government-backed Sunni militia in Madaen, 30 km (20 miles) southeast of Baghdad, police said. The attack also wounded two of the man's bodyguards.101
12/14/09BAGHDAD - Three car bombs killed four people and wounded 15 others near Baghdad's Green Zone district, police said. Security spokesman Major General Qassim al-Moussawi said no one was killed and that four people were wounded.404
12/13/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a car killed an off-duty police officer in the Shalchiya district in central Baghdad on Saturday, police reported.011
12/13/09MOSUL - A car packed with bombs exploded near an Iraqi army recruiting centre, killing two recruits and wounding 18 people in east Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.022
12/12/09KIRKUK - Three policemen were killed and three wounded by a roadside bomb in central Kirkuk, which is located 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.033
12/11/09BAGHDAD - Six people were killed and 21 wounded when a bomb planted in a shop exploded and a subsequent car bomb detonated as police rushed to the scene in Yusufiya, 20 km (12 miles) south of Baghdad, police said. Two of the dead were police.606
12/09/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded 11 others in north Baghdad, police reported.202
12/09/09BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded seven others in Baghdad's northern district of Adhamiya, police said.202
12/09/09MAHMUDIYE - A bomb planted on a minibus killed three people and wounded eight in the town of Mahmudiye, 30 kilometres (20 miles) south of Baghdad, according to police.303
12/09/09MOSUL - Police said they found the bullet-ridden corpses of two Christian men in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of the capital.202
12/08/09BAGHDAD - A series car bomb attacks killed at least 112 people and wounded 425 in different areas of Baghdad, officials said, the deadliest attacks in more than six weeks.1120112
12/08/09FALLUJA - A bomb planted near a house killed one man and wounded three others in central Falluja, police said.101
12/08/09FALLUJA - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed two people on Monday night in central Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.202
12/08/09GARMA - Gunmen shot and wounded a police colonel at his home in the town of Garma, 30 km (20 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.011
12/07/09BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb, or a small explosive that is affixed to vehicles, killed a driver and wounded five others in the Mansour district of west-central Baghdad, police said.101
12/07/09BAGHDAD - Four students were killed and 25 wounded when a bomb detonated in the playground of a boys' middle school in the Shi'ite district of Sadr City, police said.404
12/07/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead five government-backed neighborhood guards, or Sahwa, while they were manning a checkpoint in the northern suburbs of Baghdad, police said.505
12/07/09KIRKUK - Two Sahwa guards were found dead at a checkpoint in Kirkuk, some 250 kilometers (155 miles) north of Baghdad. Police said it was not immediately clear how they had died.022
12/06/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed four policemen at a checkpoint in the Abu Ghraib district of the capital, police said.044
12/06/09KIRKUK - Gunmen travelling in a speeding car shot dead a soldier on his way to work in the city, police said.011
12/06/09MOSUL - A former policeman was killed by armed men travelling in a speeding car on Saturday in the eastern part of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of the capital, police said.101
12/06/09MUSSAYAB - A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded four in a residential area of Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.202
12/06/09RASHAD - A roadside bomb killed a government-backed neighbourhood guard and wounded three others when it struck their vehicle in the town of Rashad, near Kirkuk, 250 km (150 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/05/09KIRKUK - A gunman killed a civilian in southern Kirkuk, police said. No other information was available.101
12/05/09KIRKUK - Iraqi police found a dead civilian with gunshot wounds in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
12/04/09KIRKUK - A gunman killed a civilian in southern Kirkuk, police said. No other information was available.101
12/04/09KIRKUK - Iraqi police found a dead civilian with gunshot wounds in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
12/04/09Tuz Khormatu - Gunmen raided the home of Hazim Akbar, a Turkoman living in Tuz Khormatu district, to the northeast of Tikrit, early Friday. They shot Akbar...Akbar died soon after he reached the hospital.101
12/03/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen entered a cafe and killed a man on Wednesday in the capital's northern Tobchi district, police said. 101
12/03/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a car opened fire and killed an Iraqi solider late on Wednesday as he was manning a checkpoint on Palestine Street in eastern Baghdad, police said.011
12/01/09Baghdad - A sticky bomb stuck to a civilian car exploded in Dora killing the driver and injured a passenger around 7 p.m.101
12/01/09Baghdad - Gunmen stormed a currency exchange office in Abu Ghraib town, west of Baghdad, killing the two owners and a customer. 202
 Total25334287

This is not a complete list, nor can we verify these totals. This is simply a compilation of deaths reported by news agencies. Actual totals for Iraqi deaths are much higher than the numbers recorded on this site.

Deaths Since April 28, 2005
(Shiite-led government announced):

Police/Mil: 8321
Civilians: 50253
Total: 58574

Deaths Since February 22, 2006
(Al Askari Mosque bombing):

Police/Mil: 6023
Civilians: 44145
Total: 50168



For a detail list of Iraqi Deaths please see
The Iraqi Body Count
For a detail Report on mortality before and after the 2003 invasion of Iraq see
The Lancet Study (PDF)