Global Terrorism Database


The Global Terrorism Database (GTD) is an open-source database that includes information on domestic and international terrorist attacks around the world since 1970 with annual updates

For each GTD incident, information is available on the date and location of the incident, the weapons used and nature of the target, the number of casualties, and—when identifiable—the group or individual responsible

Date Coverage: 

1970 - present


Access Notes

Important Details: 

Freely available online.

Authorized Users: 

Content last reviewed: October 26, 2020