Total deaths by country

Death toll of World War II & military wounded by country
Country Total population
1/1/1939
Military
deaths from all causes
Civilian deaths due to
military activity and crimes against humanity
Civilian deaths due to
war-related famine and disease
Total
deaths
Deaths as % of
1939 population
Average Deaths as % of
1939 population
Military
wounded
Albania 1,073,000 30,000 30,000 2.80 2.80 NA
Australia 6,968,000 39,700 700 40,400 0.58 0.58 39,803
Austria 6,653,000 250,000-261,000 24,000 100,000 370,000 5.56 5.56 Included with Germany
Belgium 8,387,000 12,000 76,000 88,000 1.05 1.05 55,513
Brazil 40,289,000 1,000 1,000 2,000 0.00 0.00 4,222
Bulgaria 6,458,000 18,500 3,000 21,500 0.33 0.33 21,878
Burma(British colony) 16,119,000 2,600 250,000 252,600 1.57 1.57 NA
Canada 11,267,000 42,000 1,600 43,600 0.38 0.38 53,174
China (1937–1945) 517,568,000 3,000,000-3,750,000+ 7,357,000-8,191,000 5,000,000-10,000,000 15,000,000-20,000,000 2.90-3.86 3.38 1,761,335
Cuba 4,235,000 100 100 0.00 0.00 NA
Czechoslovakia(in postwar 1945–1992 borders) 14,612,000 35,000-46,000
294,000-320,000 340,000-355,000 2.33-2.43 2.38 8,017
Denmark 3,795,000 6,000 6,000 0.16 0.16 2,000
Dutch East Indies 69,435,000 11,500 300,000 2,400,000-4,000,000 3,000,000-4,000,000 4.3-5.76 5.03 NA
Egypt 16,492,000 1,100 1,100 0.00 0.00 NA
Estonia(within 1939 borders) 1,134,000 34,000 (in both Soviet & German armed forces) 49,000 83,000 7.3 7.3 NA
Ethiopia 17,700,000 15,000 85,000 100,000 0.56 0.56 NA
Finland 3,700,000 94,700 2,100 96,800 2.62 2.62 197,000
France (including colonies) 41,680,000 210,000 390,000 600,000 1.44 1.44 390,000
French Indochina 24,664,000 1,000,000-2,000,000 1,000,000-2,200,000 4.05-8.11 6.08 NA
Germany 69,300,000 3,760,000-4,456,000 1,053,000-2,135,000 5,700,000 8.23 8.23 7,300,000
Greece 7,222,000 35,100 171,800 300,000-600,000 507,000-807,000 7.02-11.17 9.095 47,290
Guam 22,800 1,000-2,000 1,000-2,000 4.39-8.77 6.58 NA
Hungary (figures in 1938 borders not including territories annexed in 1938–41) 9,129,000 200,000 264,000
to 664,000
464,000-864,000 5.08-9.46 7.27 89,313
Iceland 118,900 200 200 0.17 0.17 NA
India 377,800,000 87,000 2,100,000-3,000,000 2,200,000
to 3,087,000
0.58 0.58 64,354
Iran 14,340,000 200 200 0.00 0.00 NA
Iraq 3,698,000 500 200 700 0.01 0.01 NA
Ireland 2,960,000 5000 Irish volunteers deaths included with UK Armed Forces 100 100 0.00 0.00 NA
Italy (in postwar 1947 borders) 44,394,000 319,200 to 341,000 Italian nationals and c. 20,000 Africans conscripted by Italy 153,200 492,400 to 514,000 1.11-1.16 1.135 225,000-320,000
Japan 71,380,000 2,100,000-2,300,000 550,000-800,000 2,500,000-3,100,000 3.50-4.34 3.92 326,000
Korea(Japanese colony) 24,326,000 Included with Japanese military 483,000-533,000 483,000-533,000 1.99-2.19 2.09 NA
Latvia(within 1939 borders) 1,994,500 30,000 (in both Soviet and German Armies) 220,000 250,000 12.5 12.5 NA
Lithuania(within 1939 borders) 2,575,000 25,000 (in both Soviet and German Armies) 345,000 370,000 14.36 14.36 NA
Luxembourg 290,000 2,905 Included with German & Allied military 4,201 7,106 2.45 2.45 NA
Malaya & Singapore 5,118,000 100,000 100,000 1.95 1.95 NA
Malta(British) 269,000 Included with U.K. 1,500 1,500 0.55 0.55 NA
Mexico 19,320,000 100 100 0.00 0.00 NA
Mongolia 819,000 300 300 0.04 0.04 NA
Nauru(Australian) 3,400 500 500 14.7 14.7 NA
Nepal 6,087,000 Included with British Indian Army NA
Netherlands 8,729,000 6,700 187,300 16,000 210,000 2.41 2.41 2,860
Newfoundland(British) 320,000 1,100 (included with the U.K. & Canada) 100 1,200 0.3 0.3 (included with the/ U.K. & Canada)
New Zealand 1,629,000 11,700 11,700 0.72 0.72 19,314
Norway 2,945,000 2,000 8,200 10,200 0.35 0.35 364
Papua and New Guinea(Australian) 1,292,000 15,000 15,000 1.16 1.16 NA
Philippines(U.S. Territory) 16,000,303 57,000 164,000 336,000 557,000 3.48 3.48 NA
Poland(within 1939 borders, including territories annexed by USSR) 34,849,000 240,000 5,620,000-5,820,000 5,900,000– 6,000,000 16.93-17.22 17.075 766,606
Portuguese Timor 480,000 40,000-70,000 40,000-70,000 8.33-14.58 11.455 NA
Romania (in postwar 1945 borders) 15,970,000 300,000 200,000 500,000 3.13 3.13 332,769
Ruanda-Urundi (Belgian) 3,800,000 36,000 and 50,000 36,000-50,000 0.09–1.3 0.695 NA
South Africa 10,160,000 11,900 11,900 0.12 0.12 14,363
South Seas Mandate(Japanese Colony) 127,000 10,000 10,000 7.87 7.87
Soviet Union (within 1946–91 borders including annexed territories) 188,793,000 8,668,000-11,400,000 4,500,000-10,000,000 8,000,000 to 9,000,000 20,000,000-27,000,000 10.6-14.3 13.7 14,685,593
Spain 25,637,000 Included with the German Army Included with France (See footnote.) NA
Sweden 6,341,000 100 2,000 2,100 0.03 0.03 NA
Switzerland 4,210,000 100 100 0.00 0.00 NA
Thailand 15,023,000 5,600 2,000 7,600 0.05 0.05 NA
Turkey 17,370,000 200 200 0.00 0.00 NA
United Kingdom including Crown Colonies 47,760,000 383,700 67,200 450,900 0.94 0.94 376,239
United States 131,028,000 407,300 12,100 419,400 0.32 0.32 671,801
Yugoslavia 15,490,000 300,000-446,000 581,000-1,400,000 1,027,000-1,700,000 6.63-10.97 8.8 425,000
Other nations 300,000,000 NA
Approx. totals 2,300,000,000 21,000,000-25,500,000 29,000,000-30,500,000 19,000,000-28,000,000 70,000,000-85,000,000 3.0-3.7 3.35 NA