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Global Terrorism Database

Metadata Updated: May 30, 2023

The Global Terrorism Database™ (GTD) is an open-source database including information on terrorist events around the world from 1970 through 2020 (with annual updates planned for the future). Unlike many other event databases, the GTD includes systematic data on domestic as well as international terrorist incidents that have occurred during this time period and now includes more than 200,000 cases.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: See this page for license information.

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Metadata Created Date April 20, 2023
Metadata Updated Date May 30, 2023

Metadata Source

Harvested from DHS datajson source

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date April 20, 2023
Metadata Updated Date May 30, 2023
Publisher University of Maryland (UMD)
Identifier TSA-79246a29-1862-4212-a26e-efc0c0828d6c
Data Last Modified 2023-05-25T14:27:17-04:00
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 024:056
Metadata Context
Schema Version
Harvest Object Id 3c501c6b-3750-4d2b-9fec-8f57b05c501c
Harvest Source Id 803bdba9-bfcb-453c-ae2a-ed81f240ff5a
Harvest Source Title DHS datajson source
Program Code 024:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 59a60b8e630984fb73d7f8225953f054e886af55
Source Schema Version 1.1

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