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France Terror Attacks: france_terrorism_fatalities_by_year.csv

This directory contains data, code and charts behind the story The Rise Of Religiously Inspired Terrorism In France.

The data source is the Global Terrorism Database (GTD). Raw data files from the GTD were retrieved on November 13, 2015; however, the raw data can not be made public. The data is freely available at the GTD website. Please see the GTD codebook -- the file GTD_Codebook_2015Final.pdf -- for more information.

Note: incident-level data for the year 1993 does not exist in the GTD database. However, in appendenix II of the codebook, GTD provides country-level summary statistics for that year; that data is included in the file country_stats_1993_appendix2.csv.

The FiveThirtyEight analysis is contained in the following files:

Header Notes
paris_terror_analysis.R An R script that loads the GTD raw data and performs analysis
france_fatalities.png Total fatalities from terrorism incidents in France, by year (from 1972 through 2014)
france_terrorism_fatalities_by_year.csv The raw data behind the chart above
eu_fatalities.png Total fatalities from terrorism incidents in the EU countries that joined in 1986 or earlier, from 1986 through 2014
eu_terrorism_fatalities_by_year.csv The raw data behind the chart above
eu_fatalities_by_country.png Total fatalities from terrorism incidents in the EU countries that joined in 1986 or earlier, for each country from 1972 through 2014
eu_terrorism_fatalities_by_country.csv The raw data behind the chart above
country_stats_1993_appendix2.csv This data is from Appendix II of the GTD codebook (found on pages 60-62); it includes country-level statistics on terrorism incidents in the year 1993.

Data license: CC Attribution 4.0 License · Data source: fivethirtyeight/data on GitHub

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Link rowid iyear fatalities
1 2014 1
2 2013 0
3 2012 8
4 2011 0
5 2010 0
6 2009 0
7 2008 0
8 2007 3
9 2006 1
10 2005 0
11 2004 0
12 2003 0
13 2002 0
14 2001 0
15 2000 4
16 1999 0
17 1998 1
18 1997 0
19 1996 18
20 1995 19
21 1994 7
22 1993 5
23 1992 9
24 1991 6
25 1990 3
26 1989 3
27 1988 6
28 1987 5
29 1986 25
30 1985 17
31 1984 15
32 1983 19
33 1982 17
34 1981 8
35 1980 20
36 1979 11
37 1978 21
38 1977 3
39 1976 7
40 1975 3
41 1974 3
42 1973 5
43 1972 1

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CREATE TABLE "terrorism/france_terrorism_fatalities_by_year" (
"iyear" INTEGER,
  "fatalities" INTEGER
)
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