Explosive Violence Monitor: 2022

In 2022, AOAV recorded 31,273 deaths and injuries as a result of the use of explosive weapons around the world. Civilians continued to suffer disproportionately, accounting for 66% of total casualties, with 20,793 civilian deaths and injuries.

2022: a year of explosive violence harm reviewed

AOAV recorded an 83% increase in civilian casualties of explosive weapon use in 2022.