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Conflict Stats: compare key data on Germany & United States

Definitions

  • Terrorism > Global Terrorism Index: Score on Global Terrorism Index. A high value indicates that a country is affected by many terrorist incidents with a strong impact in terms of fatalities, injuries and damaged property.
  • War > World War II > Civilian deaths by military and war crimes: Civilian deaths due to military activity and crimes against humanity.
  • Wars > World War I > Estimated gas casualties (non-fatal): Compares the estimated number of non-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 fatal victims here.
  • Wars > World War I > Estimated gas casualties (non-fatal) per thousand people: Compares the estimated number of non-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 fatal victims here. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Wars > World War I > Estimated gas fatalities: 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.
  • Wars > World War I > Estimated gas fatalities per million people: 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.
STAT Germany United States
Terrorism > Global Terrorism Index 1.74
Ranked 61st.
3.57
Ranked 40th. 2 times more than Germany
War > World War II > Civilian deaths by military and war crimes 1.1 million
Ranked 1st. 647 times more than United States
1,700
Ranked 17th.
Wars > World War I > Estimated gas casualties (non-fatal) 200,000
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
72,807
Ranked 4th.
Wars > World War I > Estimated gas casualties (non-fatal) per thousand people 2.44
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than United States
0.237
Ranked 5th.
Wars > World War I > Estimated gas fatalities 9,000
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than United States
1,462
Ranked 5th.
Wars > World War I > Estimated gas fatalities per million people 109.89
Ranked 3rd. 23 times more than United States
4.77
Ranked 5th.

SOURCES: http://www.visionofhumanity.org/sites/default/files/2012_Global_Terrorism_Index_Report.pdf, Institute for Economics and Peace, p. 4 f.; Wikipedia: World War II casualties (The estimated breakdown for each Soviet Republic of total war dead is as follows); 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 ); 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.

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