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 onwards
CIA Drone Strikes

Our complete
Pakistan datasheet

Most recent strike:
February 22 2016

Total strikes: 423
Obama strikes: 372
Total killed: 2,497-3,999
Civilians killed: 423-965
Children killed: 172-207
Injured: 1,161-1,744

Yemen 2002 onwards
US Covert Action

Our complete
Yemen datasheet

Most recent strike:
April 26 2016

Confirmed drone strikes: 117-137
Total killed: 528-765
Civilians killed: 65-101
Children killed: 8-9
Injured: 94-223

Possible extra drone strikes: 89-106
Total killed: 360-513
Civilians killed: 26-61
Children killed: 6-9
Injured: 78-105

Other covert operations: 16-79
Total killed: 206-441
Civilians killed: 68-102
Children killed: 26-28
Injured: 45-132

Somalia 2007 onwards
US Covert Action

Our complete
Somalia datasheet

Most recent strike:
April 11 2016

Drone strikes: 24-28
Total killed: 213-377
Civilians killed: 3-10
Children killed: 0-2
Injured: 2-8

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

Afghanistan 2015 onwards

Our complete
Afghanistan datasheet

Most recent strike:
April 28 2016

Bureau data
Total strikes: 306-311
Total killed: 1,413-1,905
Civilians killed: 75-103
Children killed: 4-18
Injured: 160-165

USAF data
Missions with at least one
weapon release: 140
Total weapons released: 300

For more on the difference between US and Bureau data, read the notes page of our Afghanistan datasheet.

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