AOAV Explosive violence 2011-2016 dataset

  • XLSX AOAV-2011-2016-data-overview-1.xlsx
    Updated: June 2, 2017

    AOAV’s monitoring project, launched in October 2010, uses English-language media reports to capture information on who has been killed and injured by incidents of explosive violence.

    Between 2011 and 2016 we have seen an almost 48% rise in civilian deaths and injuries around the world as a result of explosive violence.

Source Action on Armed Violence
Date of Dataset January 01, 2011 - January 01, 2017
Updated June 2, 2017
Expected Update Frequency Every year

For notes on AOAV's methodology please see here:

Caveats / Comments

AOAV does not attempt to comprehensively capture all incidents of explosive violence around the world but to serve as a useful indicator of the scale and pattern of harm. No claims are made that this data captures every incident or casualty of explosive violence.

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