For the United States and Israel, the graph shows fatalities from terrorism per million population for each six-month period. Attacks abroad are excluded.

The last data points (2003) represent only 3 months data.

Total deaths from homeland terrorist attacks, July 1993 to March 2003: 3,227 in the United States, 1,054 in Israel.

Estimated population in 2003: United States, 289,400,000; Israel, 6,400,000.

Average annual rate per million population, July 1993 to March 2003: 1.2 in the United States, 17.9 in Israel.

Annual rate per million, July 2001 to June 2002: 10.6 in the United States, 67.0 in Israel.

graph © 2002, 2003 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 8 April 2003.
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