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 2004–2015
CIA Drone Strikes

Our complete
Pakistan datasheet

Most recent strike:
April 12 2015

Total strikes: 415
Obama strikes: 364
Total killed: 2,449-3,949
Civilians killed: 423-962
Children killed: 172-207
Injured: 1,144-1,722

Yemen 2002–2015
US Covert Action

Most recent strike:
April 21 2015

Confirmed drone strikes: 91-111
Total killed: 436-646
Civilians killed: 65-96
Children killed: 8
Injured: 86-215

Possible extra drone strikes: 76-92
Total killed: 319-460
Civilians killed: 26-61
Children killed: 6-9
Injured: 78-105

Other covert operations: 15-72
Total killed: 156-365
Civilians killed: 68-99
Children killed: 26-28
Injured: 15-102

Somalia 2007–2015
US Covert Action

Most recent strike:
March 12 2015

Drone strikes: 9-13
Total killed: 23-105
Civilians killed: 0-5
Children killed: 0
Injured: 2-7

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

Afghanistan

Most recent strike:
April 12 2015

Confirmed strikes: 6
Total killed: 44-57
Civilians killed: 0
Children killed: 0
Injured: 0

Possible extra strikes: 6
Total killed: 36
Civilians killed: 0-1
Children killed: 0-1
Injured: 9

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