How many individuals in the US own a gun?
No exact number, as there are no exact records, but a best estimate is sightly more than one third of all households have at least one firearm.
Anyone who is of the proper age (18 for rifles and shotguns, 21 for handguns) and isn't one of the following: Fugitives of justice Felons and people convicted of some misde…meanors People under indictment for certain crimes Illegal aliens Anyone that has been found mentally unstable Unlawful users of any controlled substance Anyone dishonorably discharged from the military Anyone who has renounced their U.S. citizenship Anyone subject to a restraining order for stalking, harassing, or threatening
Not nearly enough.
The most recent study, from '94, showed 25% of adults in the U.S. own guns. That's about 54,450 million citizens! Numbers for the whole world are impossible. (courtesy of kgba…nswer.com)
Tens of milliions.
It depends on where you are. In the U.S. in most states, nothing is required in the way of papework, and it's legal as long as both parties reside in the same state, however, …you should check with your local authorities to be sure.
There are slightly fewer than two million privately owned guns inthe United Kingdom. Gun ownership in the United States is about 200million.
tons of people-isnt it great to be free!
Approximately 80 million people in 52 million households own 260 million firearms. Unfortunately, only about 4 million are actively supporting the right to bear arms as member…s of the NRA. If you are one of the other 76 million, please join us.
as many as they want but in other countrys like Iraq you can only have 1 gun for robbers The US Constitution does not set a limit on the number of guns a US resident may own.… However, various laws regulate the kinds of guns, and local laws in some areas greatly restrict ownership.
As many as you want.
I believe there is no limit, just as many as you can afford!
How many of US gun related crimes involved unregistered handguns or guns registered to someone other than the individual committing the crime?
There is no requirement for registration of handguns to an owner in 98% of the US. Despite what you may see in the movies.
The most recent study, from '94, showed 25% of adults in the U.S. own guns. That's about 54,450 million citizens! Numbers for the whole world are impossible.
As many as you want, provided you're legally able to own them.
As many as you can buy.
No way to answer your question. In the US, there is no requirement under Federal law to register firearms, so no records of how many guns total, It is estimated that at least …25% of US households have at least one firearm.