Special Report

Each State's Death Toll in America's Post 9/11 Wars

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50. Delaware
> State residents killed in post 9/11 conflicts: 0.2% of all US deaths (17 total)
> State residents killed in Iraq War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (14 total)
> State residents killed in Afghanistan War: 0.1% of US deaths in conflict (03 total)
> Veterans who served in post 9/11 era living in state: 1.7% of adult population (13,130 total)

49. North Dakota
> State residents killed in post 9/11 conflicts: 0.3% of all US deaths (20 total)
> State residents killed in Iraq War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (14 total)
> State residents killed in Afghanistan War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (06 total)
> Veterans who served in post 9/11 era living in state: 2.0% of adult population (11,728 total)

48. Rhode Island
> State residents killed in post 9/11 conflicts: 0.3% of all US deaths (20 total)
> State residents killed in Iraq War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (12 total)
> State residents killed in Afghanistan War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (08 total)
> Veterans who served in post 9/11 era living in state: 1.2% of adult population (10,293 total)

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47. Wyoming
> State residents killed in post 9/11 conflicts: 0.3% of all US deaths (22 total)
> State residents killed in Iraq War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (15 total)
> State residents killed in Afghanistan War: 0.3% of US deaths in conflict (07 total)
> Veterans who served in post 9/11 era living in state: 2.2% of adult population (9,601 total)

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46. Vermont
> State residents killed in post 9/11 conflicts: 0.4% of all US deaths (25 total)
> State residents killed in Iraq War: 0.5% of US deaths in conflict (21 total)
> State residents killed in Afghanistan War: 0.2% of US deaths in conflict (04 total)
> Veterans who served in post 9/11 era living in state: 1.1% of adult population (5,596 total)

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