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

11/30/09KIRKUK - Gunmen in a car shot and killed an army colonel on Monday while he was driving in eastern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
11/28/09Baghdad - On Saturday evening, walking gunmen killed Mr. Wadhah Al Obeidi, a member of the local council of Ghazaliyah neighborhood in west Baghdad.101
11/26/09Babil - Tow civilians were killed and 28 others were wounded when two bombs detonated inside Musayeb Market north of Hilla city around 10 a.m.202
11/26/09Baghdad - One civilian was killed and three others were wounded by an adhesive bomb that was stuck to a civilian car in Saidiyah neighborhood in south Baghdad around 3 p.m.101
11/26/09Diyala - The head of the PUK Party office in Sadiyah was assassinated by a bomb that was planted near his house in Sadiyah town northeast of Baquba on Thursday afternoon.101
11/25/09Baghdad - Armed men in military uniform raided a house in Tarmiyah, northern Baghdad, early Wednesday, and killed a family of six: two women, one fifteen year old girl and three men, said Iraqi police. 606
11/25/09Baghdad - One civilian was killed and ten others were wounded when a parked car bomb detonated inside Yousifiyah bus station in south Baghdad around 8 a.m101
11/25/09Karbala - A roadside bomb planted near a restaurant in the centre of the city detonated Wednesday morning and 15 minutes later a booby trapped motorcycle detonated in the same place. Thirteen civilians were killed and 26 others were injured13013
11/24/09Baghdad - A magnetic bomb targeted the pick-up truck carrying the imam of a mosque in Mikanik neighbourhood, Doura, southern Baghdad at 10.30 a.m. Monday. The explosion killed the imam and another civilian with him in the car and injured one more.202
11/24/09Saqlawiyah - A magnetic bomb targeted the car of the imam of Saqlawiyah mosque in Saqlawiyah, 10 km to the northwest of Fallujah, Monday morning, killing the imam and injuring three of his close relatives.101
11/23/09Mosul - A roadside bomb targeted an Iraqi army patrol in front of the main entrance of Mosul University campus, northern Mosul, Monday, killing one officer and injuring one civilian.101
11/22/09BAGHDAD - Well known television presenter and reporter for Iraq's Diyar television station Imad al-Ibadi was shot in the head and neck in central Baghdad and is in a critical condition in hospital, police said, who had no further details.101
11/22/09MOSUL - A four-year-old child was killed and four people, including two policemen, wounded when a roadside bomb went off near a police patrol in central Mosul on Sunday, police said.101
11/22/09MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car killed a senior Turkmen politician in front of his house on Sunday in eastern Mosul, police said.101
11/21/09BAGHDAD - A police colonel died of wounds sustained when gunmen opened fire on him while he drove in southern Baghdad's Saidiya district on Saturday, police said. His son was also wounded in the attack.101
11/21/09GARMA - A suicide car bomber blew himself up at a police checkpoint, killing one policeman and wounding seven people, including three policemen, in the town of Garma, 30 km (20 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.011
11/21/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a teacher in front of his house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Saturday, police said.101
11/20/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in western Mosul on Thursday, police said.101
11/18/09BAQUBA - Gunmen stormed a house and killed a local Sunni Arab pro-government militia leader and his cousin in a village near Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.101
11/17/09BAGHDAD - A bomb planted inside a stationary store exploded, killing two soldiers and wounding six civilians, in southern Baghdad's Doura district, police said.022
11/17/09KIRKUK - Police found two bodies shot in the head in two separate incidents in southern Kirkuk.202
11/17/09MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car opened fire on another car, killing the driver and wounding his son, in the western part of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
11/16/09Baghdad - Gunmen in Iraqi army uniforms abducted and killed 13 people, including a local leader of Iraq's largest Sunni Arab party, whose bodies were found Monday with gunshot wounds to the head, authorities said.13013
11/16/09BAGHDAD - A bomb planted under a car parked near an Iraqi army checkpoint exploded, killing two soldiers and wounding six civilians in Baghdad's Mansour District, police said.022
11/16/09KIRKUK - A car bomb exploded in a crowded marketplace, killing six and wounding six others in northern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.606
11/16/09MOSUL - A hand grenade exploded, killing one civilian in central Mosul, on Sunday, police said. 101
11/15/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a child and wounded five civilians in western Mosul, police said. 101
11/14/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car shot dead a policeman and his brother in northern Baghdad's Shaab District on Friday night, police said.011
11/14/09KIRKUK - Gunman shot dead a man at a market in northern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
11/14/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a Christian boy near his house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
11/13/09KHAN BANI SAAD - Gunmen shot dead a government-backed militia leader and his bodyguard in Khan Bani Saad, 30 km (20 miles) northeast of Baghdad on Thursday, police said.011
11/13/09MOSUL - Police found the body of a young man with bullet wounds in the head and chest in western Mosul, 390 km ( 240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
11/12/09BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car killed the headmistress of a secondary school in central Baghdad, police said.101
11/12/09BALAD - Gunmen killed a policeman and wounded three others at a checkpoint near Balad, 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.011
11/12/09MOSUL - Gunmen in a speeding car shot dead a teenager in western Mosul, police said.101
11/12/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a government employee in northern Mosul, police said.101
11/12/09MOSUL - Iraqi police found the body of a man with gunshot wounds in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
11/09/09KIRKUK - Gunmen stormed the home of Hadi Luaibi, a local leader of the Sadrist movement, and killed him in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, on Sunday, police said.101
11/08/09KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car shot at and killed an employee of the North Oil Company in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.101
11/08/09MOSUL - Two gunmen shot and wounded a policeman in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. The gunmen were later arrested by police.011
11/07/09BAGHDAD - A bicycle loaded with explosives killed a local Sunni Arab leader and wounded three bystanders in Abu Ghraib in the western outskirts of Baghdad, police said.101
11/07/09KIRKUK - Gunmen shot dead a local pro-government militia member in southwest Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad on Friday, police said.101
11/07/09MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead an Iraqi policeman at a checkpoint in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
11/06/09Fallujah - Insurgents in a speding car threw a hand grenade at a checkpoint near the Second Bridge in western Fallujah injuring three policemen. The police manning the checkpoint returned fire injuring two civilians.033
11/06/09Kirkuk - Gunmen shot and killed Sahwa (a U.S. backed militia later turned over to the government) member Mohammed Ibraheem in a small village in Rashad district, to the southwest of Kirkuk city late Thursday. 101
11/06/09Kirkuk - Local police found the body of an officer in the Peshmerga (Kurd forces) in his car in Lilan district, to the east of Kirkuk city late Thursday.011
11/06/09Mosul - A roadside bomb hidden inside a plastic bag targeted a police patrol in Mahatta neighbourhood, central Mosul, Friday, killing one policeman.011
11/05/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a police officer and wounded three others when it struck a police patrol in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.011
11/05/09RAMADI - A bomb attached to a car belonging to a police officer exploded with no casualties in Ramadi...A second bomb exploded when people were trying to extinguish the fire, killing at least one civilian and wounding three others, police said.101
11/04/09BAGHDAD - Militants planted a bomb in a police officer's house killing him, his wife and his daughter in Abu Ghraib district of western Baghdad, police said.303
11/03/09MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed one person and wounded two others 70 km (40 miles) west of Mosul. 101
11/02/09MOSUL - Gunmen killed a lawyer at his office in central Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Sunday, police said.101
11/01/09KERBALA - A bomb on a bus near a police checkpoint killed at least three people, including a policeman, and wounded 15 others in the Shi'ite Muslim holy city of Kerbala, 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Baghdad, police and health sources said.213
11/01/09KIRKUK - Police said they found a man shot dead inside his car on Saturday in eastern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.101
11/01/09MUSSAYAB - A bicycle loaded with explosives killed at least five people and wounded 37 at a popular market in the town of Mussayab, 60 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.505
11/01/09RAMADI - A suicide car bomber and a suicide bomber wearing an explosives-laden belt killed two people and wounded four just west of the city of Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad202

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)