Operation Iraqi Freedom

Iraqi Deaths

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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 Prior to 2005

02/25/05two roadside bomb explosions in Qaim...killing four Iraqi national guardsmen...Another roadside bomb in the northern oil center of Kirkuk killed at least two policemen and injured three.066
02/24/05A man wearing a police uniform drove a car bomb inside the main police compound in Saddam Hussein's hometown north of Baghdad on Thursday, setting off a massive explosion that killed 15 police and wounded 2201515
02/22/05A car bomb detonated near an Iraqi troop convoy as it left Baghdad's fortified Green Zone on Tuesday, killing two soldiers and wounding 30, police and hospital sources said022
02/20/05Blast Kills Two Iraqi Troops in Capital As U.S. and Iraqi Forces Launch Crackdown on Insurgents022
02/19/05Four Iraqi policemen and civilians were killed in two separate attacks in northern Baghdad Saturday, an Iraqi police source said.044
02/18/05A suicide bomb attack at a checkpoint in the suburb of al-Aadhamiya killed two policemen and a soldier, witnesses said on Friday.033
02/17/05Armed men kidnapped an official of interim Prime Minister Iyad Allawi's party while four Iraqi policemen were killed in violence north of Baghdad, security sources said Thursday.044
02/14/05Insurgents attacked a U.S. convoy and a government building near Mosul, leaving at least four people dead, hospital workers said. Two Iraqi National Guardsmen also were killed while trying to defuse a bomb along Mosul's airport road.022
02/10/05At least 10 Iraqi policemen were killed in a gun battle with insurgents south of Baghdad on Thursday. The battle, near the town of Salman Pak continued for several hours. Earlier police sources said at least 65 officers had been wounded.01010
02/09/05Four Iraqi policemen were killed in a roadside bombing early Wednesday, adding to a grim tally of insurgent attacks on the country's security forces that have left more than 35 people dead in two days.044
02/07/05A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a hospital compound in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Monday, killing 12 policemen and injuring four others01212
02/07/05An Iraqi police captain said 22 Iraqi security troops and 14 insurgents were killed later Sunday when rebels tried to storm a police station in a village south of Baghdad...02222
02/05/05A roadside bomb blast killed four Iraqi soldiers and wounded three in the southern city of Basra today, Iraqi officers said.044
02/05/05Insurgent attacks killed eight Iraqi soldiers on Saturday as guerrillas stayed on the offensive after failing to scupper last week's historic election.088
02/04/05Unidentified gunmen killed Friday an Iraqi officer and injured a policemen in Samawah city, south of here .Eyewitnesses told KUNA that unidentified gunmen opened fire at a barricade erected by the police in Samawah today.011
02/03/05Police said insurgents attacked a police convoy Thursday between Diwaniya, 180 km (112 miles) south of Baghdad, and the capital. Police initially feared 36 were missing but reduced the number as some began returning to Diwaniya.022
02/03/05Two Iraqi policemen and a soldier were ambushed and killed in two attacks in the city of Baquba, local police said on Wednesday.022

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)