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Conflict > Wars > World War I > Estimated gas fatalities per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Compares the estimated number of fatal casualties due to gas attacks during World War I. The figures have been provided by www.firstworldwar.com, whose author claims the site is not not academic, but rather geared towards general readership. Since sources are not provided for these particular figures, they may not be entirely accurate. You can check the estimated non-fatal victims here. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Russia 394.62 2009
2 France 123.64 2009
3 Germany 109.89 2009
4 Italy 76.87 2009
5 United States 4.77 2009

Citation

"All countries compared for Conflict > Wars > World War I > Estimated gas fatalities per million people", Wikipedia: Chemical weapons in World War I (Estimated gas casualties) (Duffy, Michael (August 22, 2009). "Weapons of War - Poison Gas" . firstworldwar.com . Retrieved 2009-10-25 ). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Conflict/Wars/World-War-I/Estimated-gas-fatalities-per-million-people

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