2,067 U.S. troops killed* (2,054)
17,095 U.S. troops wounded in action (16,944)
1,173 U.S. contractors killed (1,173)
12,793 civilians killed (12,793)
$554.3 billion cost of war
$163.7 million cost to Eugene taxpayers ($163 million)
The war officially ended December 2011 with a total of 4,422 U.S. troops killed, 31,924 wounded in action and undisclosed hundreds of U.S. military suicides. But U.S. contractors are assuming a larger role, high levels of U.S. spending continue, and the body count from civil unrest grows.
1,569 U.S. contractors killed (1,563)
117,847 to 1.2 million civilians killed* (117,776)
$805.9 billion cost of war
$238 million cost to Eugene taxpayers ($237.3 million)
Through Aug. 7, 2012; sources: icasualties.org; defense.gov, U.S. Dept. of Labor (contractor deaths updated occasionally) * highest estimate; source: iraqbodycount.org; based on confirmed media reports; other groups calculate Iraqi civilian deaths as high as 655,000 (Lancet survey, 2006) to 1.2 million (Opinion Research Business survey, 2008). Afghan civilian deaths from guardian.co.uk tallied monthly.