Preliminary Summary of Relative Cost in Deaths of Conflict to

Palestinians, Israelis and Related Groups

 

 

 

Palestinian and related

Israeli and related

Ratio

First Intifada 1987-2000

1551

421

3.7:1

Second Intifada 2000-2008

4917

1116

4.4:1

Operation Cast Lead

1310-1385

13

101:1

2009-2010

   To follow

 

Second Lebanon War 2006

1300-1800

164

8:1

 

 

 

 

First Intifada

 

1987-2000

Dead

Of which minors

Palestinians killed by Israeli security

 1376

281

Palestinians killed by Israeli civilians

115

23

Palestinians killed by Israeli security within green line

33

 

Palestinians killed by Israeli civilians within green line

27

 

Total

1551

304 = 20%

 

 

 

Israeli security forces killed by Palestinians

91

 

Israeli civilians killed by Palestinians

94

4

Israeli security forces killed by Palestinians within green line

59

 

Israeli civilians killed by Palestinians within green line

177

14

 

421

18 = 4%

 

Source: http://www.btselem.org/english/Statistics/First_Intifada_Tables.asp

 

 

Second Intifada

 

2000-2008

Dead

Of which minors

Palestinians killed by Israeli security

4860

955

Palestinians killed by Israeli civilians

47

 

Foreign killed by Israeli

10

 

Total

4917

955 = 19%

 

 

 

Israeli security forces killed by Palestinians

335

 

Israeli civilians killed by Palestinians

727

84

Foreigners killed by Palestinians

54

 

Total

1116

84 = 7%

 

 

 

Palestinians killed by Palestinians

593

 

 

 

Source: B’Tselem   http://www.btselem.org/english/Statistics/Casualties.asp. The table lists exclusions.

 

Gaza War 2008/9 Operation Cast Lead

 

 

 

Dead

Of which minors

Palestinians Combatants

300/375

 

313

Palestinian non combatants

762

Palestine Police

248

 

Total

1310-1385

 

 

 

 

Israeli combatants

10

 

Israeli non combatants

3

 

Total

13

 

 

Source: B’Tselem  

 

The conflicting estimates from other sources are within the range of -16% and + 4%

 

 

 

Additionally 

 

Denial of treatment deaths.

 

?????

 

 

Excess civilian mortality

 

http://unispal.un.org/UNISPAL.NSF/0/885BD85F892778F28525772700503A4B

 

 

 

2006 Second Lebanon War

 

 

 

Dead

Of which minors

Hezbollah

250-600

 

Lebanese civilians and officials

1123 +/-

 

Total

1300-1800

 

Israeli Defence Forces

121

 

Israeli Civilians

43

 

Total

164

 

 

 

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