ESOC Iraq Civil War Dataset (Version 3)

Data Type
Event Data
Group Level Data
Political Data
Survey Data
Country
Year Covered
2005

Description

This file provides data on incidents of violence between Coalition and insurgent forces; Coalition-directed and funded reconstruction projects; provincial-level returns from the December 2005 legislative elections; household-level socioeconomic characteristics measured through surveys; district-level population measures for different years in the conflict; oil and gas reserves at the sub-district level; information regarding civilian casualties caused by insurgents and Coalition; and population breakdowns across districts by sect. These data are drawn from government, private, and public sources. The file includes a codebook detailing collection methods, sources, and citation information. Corrections and questions should be directed to Jacob N. Shapiro, ESOC Co-Director.

Coverage
Subnational
Provincial and below
Repeated Measurement
Event
Level of Detail

District/Day