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

01/31/10MOSUL - Unknown gunmen killed a housekeeper inside her house in western Mosul on Saturday, police said. 101
01/29/10BAGHDAD - A militant hurled a hand grenade at Shi'ite pilgrims, killing one pilgrim and wounding two others in Baghdad's southern district of Saidiya, said Security spokesman Major General Qassim al-Moussawi.101
01/27/10A suicide car bomb detonated outside the Iraqi Interior Ministry's forensics department in Baghdad Tuesday, killing more than 18 people and severely damaging the building in the second consecutive day of high-profile attacks.18018
01/25/10BAGHDAD — Bombings at three of Baghdad's most popular hotels killed more than 30 people on Monday in what appeared to be the latest round of coordinated attacks aimed at destabilizing the Iraqi government.30030
01/24/10BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car killed one person and wounded three others in the Adhamiya district of northern Baghdad, police said.101
01/24/10GARMA - A roadside bomb exploded near a police patrol, killing one policeman and wounding two in the town of Garma, 30 km (20 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.011
01/24/10SHIRQAT - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed an off-duty army officer on Saturday in the town of Shirqat, 300 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
01/23/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian near his house in western Mosul, police said.101
01/23/10MOSUL - Police found the remains of three people buried in open scrubland in northern Mosul, police said.303
01/20/10BAGHDAD - Four gunmen robbed a jewelry store in the Binoog district of northern Baghdad, killing the owner and another man, police said. A gunfight erupted between the gunmen and Iraqi police in which a police officer was killed, 112
01/20/10MOSUL - A bomb attached to a car killed a policeman while he was heading to work in southern Mosul, police said.011
01/20/10MOSUL - Gunmen entered a cafe and killed an off-duty policeman in central Mosul, police said. 011
01/19/10FALLUJA - A bomb attached to a car killed two people, including a policeman, in central Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.112
01/19/10MUQDADIYA - A motorcycle bomb placed outside police headquarters killed one policeman and wounded five others in Muqdadiya, 80 km (50 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said011
01/18/10KIRKUK - Police found the body of a woman with bullet wounds to the head and chest in the south of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, on Sunday night, police said.101
01/18/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car shot dead a man in eastern Mosul on Sunday night, police said.101
01/18/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car shot dead a man in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Sunday night, police said101
01/18/10MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a man near his house in central Mosul on Sunday night, police said.101
01/17/10Diyala - The manager of the economic security Directorate Captain Raid Akram was killed with three of his guards when a suicide car bomb targeted their convoy in Sadiyah town northeast of Baquba city around 2 p.m. Two other guards were wounded. 101
01/16/10AL-ZAB - A bomb attached to a car killed the driver in the town of al-Zab, about 35 km (20 miles) southwest of the oil city of Kirkuk, police said.101
01/16/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed two policemen inside their vehicle in the Saidiya district of western Baghdad, police said.022
01/16/10BAGHDAD - Gunmen shot dead an employee of the Trade Ministry inside his car in eastern Baghdad, police said.101
01/14/10MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car killed a man and woman in western Mosul, police said. 202
01/14/10NAJAF, Iraq — Three bombs exploded in quick succession after sunset Thursday in the southern holy city of Najaf, killing up to 25 people and wounding scores of others, Iraqi Interior Ministry officials said.25025
01/13/10FALLUJA - A suicide bomber blew up a truck near a police station, killing seven people and wounding six, in the town of Saqlawiya, just north of Falluja...Two of those killed and four of the wounded were police officers527
01/10/10KIRKUK - Police said they found the body of a man with gunshot wounds in a small town near Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.101
01/10/10MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a boy on Saturday in eastern Mosul, police said. 101
01/07/10HIT - Three bombs exploded overnight at the home of Waleed al-Hiti, an Iraqi Army special forces commander, and nearby houses in Hit...The attack seriously wounded Hiti and killed seven people, mostly Hiti's relatives.707
01/07/10KHANAQIN - Two roadside bombs exploded outside a Shi'ite mosque, killing a security guard and wounding 13 people, in Khanaqin, 140 km (85 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.011
01/07/10TUZ KHURMATO - A roadside bomb killed one child and wounded four others in Tuz Khurmato, 170 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.101
01/06/10HILLA - Five Iraqi civilians were killed, and seven Iraqis and three U.S. soldiers were injured, in a traffic accident involving a military vehicle and a civilian vehicle in Babil province north of Hilla on Wednesday, the U.S. military said.505
01/06/10MOSUL - A bomb killed two children and wounded another when it exploded inside a flat in southern Mosul, police said. The police arrested the children's father for questioning.202
01/04/10KIRKUK - A pair of roadside bombs targeting police in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, killed three policemen and wounded six other people, police said.033
01/03/10MOSUL - Gunmen killed three men working as guards for a local Iraqi construction company, and then burned their bodies in a small town west of the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.303
01/03/10MOSUL - Police found the body of a man who had been strangled to death in western Mosul.101
01/02/10BAGHDAD - A sniper killed an officer at an Iraqi army checkpoint in Sadr City, northeast Baghdad, police said.011
01/02/10BAGHDAD - Two car bombs exploded in the Bayaa district of southwest Baghdad, killing one person and wounding 21 others, including two Iraqi soldiers, police said.101
01/01/10FALLUJA - A bomb attached to a car killed an off-duty policeman and wounded two others in southern Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, on Friday, police said011

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)