Three Years of Terrorism

(September 27, 2000 - September 26, 2003)


Total number of victims of three years of Palestinian terrorism

873 total (includes 6 Israelis killed abroad in terror attacks directed specifically against Israeli targets in Amman, Los Angeles and Mombassa, Kenya)

.Children (under the age of 18)

105 total

  • 70 in suicide bombings
  • 23 in shooting attacks
  • 6 in combined attacks (shootings and explosives)
  • 3 by stonings
  • 3 in other attacks (2 killed by car-bomb in Mombassa, Kenya, 1 killed in northern Israel by Hizbullah shell)

Elderly Victims (aged 65 and above)

64 total

Victims by sex

596 male
277 female

Civilians - Soldiers/Police

622 civilians
251 soldiers and police officers

(includes many killed while on leave)


Source: Israeli Foreign Ministry