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Must-Know Gun Industry Statistics [Recent Analysis]

With sources from: 1 – zippia.com/advice/firearm-industry-statistics/#:~:text=Across%20the%20United%20States%2C%2018.8,own%20at%20least%20one%20firearm., 2 – ibisworld.com/industry-statistics/market-size/guns-ammunition-manufacturing-united-states/, 3 – amnesty.org/en/what-we-do/arms-control/gun-violence/, 4 – pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2022/02/03/what-the-data-says-about-gun-deaths-in-the-u-s/ and many more

In this post, we will explore a comprehensive collection of statistics concerning the gun industry. From market size projections to ownership rates and mortality data, these figures shed light on the complex landscape of guns in the United States and beyond. Let’s delve into the numbers and uncover the trends shaping this contentious issue.

Statistic 1

"The US gun manufacturing market size is expected to grow by 5.6% from 2018-2023, with a market size of $21 billion in 2023."

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Statistic 2

"4-10 US adults live in a household with a gun, with 30% personally owning one; 44% of republicans own a gun, while 20% of democrats own guns."

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Statistic 3

"The US gun manufacturing market size is expected to grow by 5.6% from 2018-2023, with a market size of $21 billion in 2023."

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Statistic 4

"More than 500 people die every day from gun violence, with 44% of all homicides globally involving firearms."

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Statistic 5

"54% of US gun deaths in 2020 were due to suicide, 43% were due to murder, and 45,222 people died from gun-related injuries."

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Statistic 6

"Gunshot murders have increased by 54.8% from 2016-2021."

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Statistic 7

"32,1% of murders in South Africa during 2015/16 were committed with a firearm, which is higher than the global average of 41%."

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Statistic 8

"32% of US adults own a gun, while 44% live in a gun household; 50% of Republicans own firearms, while 18% of Democrats are least likely to own guns."

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Statistic 9

"4-10 US adults live in a household with a gun, with 30% personally owning one; 44% of republicans own a gun, while 20% of democrats own guns."

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Statistic 10

"The US has 30 times more gun homicides per 100 people than the UK."

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Statistic 11

"Pistol production has increased significantly over the past three decades, now accounting for nearly half of all firearms produced."

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Statistic 12

"In 2011, there were 11,101 firearm homicides, a 39% decrease from 1993, and 8% of all violence was committed with a firearm, down from 9% in 1993."

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Statistic 13

"In 2020, 54% of all gun-related deaths in the U.S. were suicides and 43% were murders."

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Interpretation

The statistics presented on the gun industry reveal a complex and multifaceted landscape within the United States and globally. While the market size for gun manufacturing is projected to keep growing, the high prevalence of gun ownership and gun-related deaths highlights a significant societal concern. The disproportionate rate of gun homicides in the U.S. compared to other countries, coupled with the prevalence of gun-related suicides, underscores the urgent need for comprehensive policy measures and public health interventions to address gun violence and its far-reaching impacts.

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1 – zippia.com/advice/firearm-industry-statistics/#:~:text=Across%20the%20United%20States%2C%2018.8,own%20at%20least%20one%20firearm.

Logo of 2 – ibisworld.com/industry-statistics/market-size/guns-ammunition-manufacturing-united-states/

2 – ibisworld.com/industry-statistics/market-size/guns-ammunition-manufacturing-united-states/

Logo of 3 – amnesty.org/en/what-we-do/arms-control/gun-violence/

3 – amnesty.org/en/what-we-do/arms-control/gun-violence/

Logo of 4 – pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2022/02/03/what-the-data-says-about-gun-deaths-in-the-u-s/

4 – pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2022/02/03/what-the-data-says-about-gun-deaths-in-the-u-s/

Logo of 5 – businesstech.co.za/news/lifestyle/642165/south-africas-gun-violence-epidemic/#:~:text=The%20number%20of%20people%20murdered,increased%20to%2042%25%20in%202021.

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Logo of 6 – saferspaces.org.za/understand/entry/gun-violence

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Logo of 7 – news.gallup.com/poll/264932/percentage-americans-own-guns.aspx

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Logo of 8 – pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2021/09/13/key-facts-about-americans-and-guns/

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nationalworld.com/news/world/gun-crime-statistics-country-number-us-deaths-compares-uk-rest-world-3712552

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sgbonline.com/firearm-industry-economic-impact-rises-269-percent-since-2008/

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pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/07/15/the-demographics-and-politics-of-gun-owning-households/

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amnesty.org/en/latest/press-release/2019/08/killer-facts-2019-the-scale-of-the-global-arms-trade/

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statista.com/chart/18417/global-weapons-exports/

Logo of bjs.ojp.gov/content/pub/pdf/fv9311.pdf

bjs.ojp.gov/content/pub/pdf/fv9311.pdf

Logo of pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2022/02/03/what-the-data-says-about-gun-deaths-in-the-u-s/

pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2022/02/03/what-the-data-says-about-gun-deaths-in-the-u-s/

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