Iraq: the Human Cost
Massachusetts Institute of

Population of Iraq: 30 million.Number of the 30 million Iraqis living below the poverty line: 7 million.Number of Iraqis who died of violence 2003-2011: 150,000 to 400,000.Orphans in Iraq: 4.5 million.Orphans living in the streets: 600,000.Number of women, mainly widows, who are primary breadwinners in family: 2 million.Iraqi refugees displaced by the American war to Syria: 1 millionInternally displaced [pdf] persons in Iraq: 1.3 million

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