Get the data: Drone wars

Get the data: Drone wars

The Bureau's complete data sets on drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.

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Casualty estimates

Reported deaths and injuries

Pakistan 2004–2014
CIA Drone Strikes

Total strikes: 403
Obama strikes: 352
Total killed: 2,391-3,873
Civilians killed: 416-959
Children killed: 168-204
Injured: 1,129-1,701

Yemen 2002–2014
US Covert Action

Confirmed drone strikes: 71-83
Total killed: 362-531
Civilians killed: 64-83
Children killed: 7
Injured: 78-196

Possible extra drone strikes: 101-120
Total killed: 345-553
Civilians killed: 26-68
Children killed: 6-11
Injured: 90-123

Other covert operations: 14-79
Total killed: 150-386
Civilians killed: 60-89
Children killed: 25-27
Injured: 22-115

Somalia 2007–2014
US Covert Action

Drone strikes: 6-9
Total killed: 16-30
Civilians killed: 0-1
Children killed: 0
Injured: 2-3

Other covert operations: 8-11
Total killed: 40-141
Civilians killed: 7-47
Children killed: 0-2
Injured: 11-21

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