Where does our money go? The Cost of War since 2001: 1.1Trillion

click here to see a running total of money budgeted on the Iraq an Afhanistan wars, as well as a breakdown per capita, per state, per community.

Total Cost of Wars Since 2001
$1,127,531,910,872

Cost of War in Iraq
$748,197,540,443

Cost of War in Afghanistan
$379,334,370,429

Note: This is only the “officially” budgeted war spending and does not include other massive costs, such as Veterans’ health care, other military spending budgeted separately, interest on debt to fund the war spending, and indirect costs.

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