Now here is a record only the NRA or GOA could be proud of:
The People of the United States own about 42% of all the world’s civilian-owned firearms yet have 5% of the total world population. Gun homicides are several hundred percent higher than all advanced countries including England, France, Australia and Japan and 200% higher than in Canada.
Civilian firearms per 100 residents
Number of homicides by firearm
Homicide by Firearms—rate per 100,000 population
|United States of America||89||9,960||3.2|
|England and Wales||6||41||0.1|