How Many People Have Died in Terrorist Attacks This Month?

Too many.
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(PHOTO: AP/MATT ROURKE)

(PHOTO: AP/MATT ROURKE)

In 2011, the most-recent year of the Global Terrorism Index, there were 4,564 terrorist incidents, which led to 7,473 deaths. The numbers presumably take a while to compile, and last year's numbers are still unavailable, but there's a a constantly-updated chart of this year's terrorist attacks here. It's by no means exhaustive, but it's at least a list of attacks and deaths that have definitely happened. From this past month:

Add that all up, and, at the very least, 308 people have died from terrorist attacks this month.

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