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Afghanistan: Visualizing Nine Years of War

 

Iraq experiences 27.79 Fort Hood shootings a day and averages the equivalent casualties of September 11th every 8.23 days.

Afghanistan experiences 1 Fort Hood shooting a day and averages the equivalent casualties of September 11th every 231.24 days.

Iraq and Afghanistan combined experience 28.78 Fort Hood shootings a day and average the equivalent casualties of September 11th every 7.95 days.

In total, Iraq and Afghanistan have experienced the equivalent of 348 September 11ths or 79960 Fort Hood shootings.

http://www.prosebeforehos.com/government_employee/09/11/perspective-on-911-and-the-invasions-of-iraq-afghanistan/

  Most reporting on military suicides calls them "suspected" suicides, and for a good reason -- only after a careful investigation can the authorities make a declaration that someone intentionally took his or her own life. Obviously, errors here can only add to the burden of losing a loved one.

Read more: http://swampland.blogs.time.com/2010/10/01/military-suicides-are-higher-than-we-think/#ixzz11hNDHQ7H

 

  • The average temperature in, Afghanistan is 12.6 °C (55 °F).
  • The average temperature range is 27 °C.
  • The highest monthly average high temperature is 33 °C (91 °F) in July & August.
  • The lowest monthly average low temperature is -7 °C (19 °F) in January.
  • Afghanistan's climate receives an average of 316 mm (12.4 in) of rainfall per year, or 26 mm (1.0 in) per month.
  • On average there are 55 days per year with more than 0.1 mm (0.004 in) of rainfall (precipitation) or 5 days with a quantity of rain, sleet, snow etc. per month.
  • The driest weather is in September when an average of 1 mm (0.0 in) of rainfall (precipitation) occurs across <1 days.
  • The wettest weather is in March when an average of 91 mm (3.6 in) of rainfall (precipitation) occurs across 10 days.
  • The average annual relative humidity is 56.3% and average monthly relative humidity ranges from 33% in August to 77% in February.
  • Average sunlight hours in Afghanistan range between 5.6 hours per day in March and 11.6 hours per day in June.
  • There are an average of 3085 hours of sunlight per year with an average of 8.5 hours of sunlight per day.

http://www.climatetemp.info/afghanistan/

 

 

Estimates of total development aid to Afghanistan over a four year period, in USD. Does not include charitable donations or other non-governmental donations.

http://www.nationmaster.com/graph/mil_aid_to_afg_tot_dev_aid_est-aid-afghanistan-total-development-estimates

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