How many US homes have guns?

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Many homes have guns, though mostly in rural areas. There are also a number of people who posess guns illegaly as well as those who have a legal contract to own one.

Added: (in the US) Gun ownership is a Constitutionally protected right, and since no law requires gun owners to register their firearms the answer to this question is impossible to determine. There is no way to know this statistic.
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How many gun owners are there in the US?

Answer . According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, there were about 215 million privately owned guns in 1999. The NRA estimates that half of all American households (total US population is 294 million) have at least one gun owner. Numbers vary, but estimates are 70-8 ( Full Answer )

How many guns in the US?

At the last NGC ( National Gun Census) in April 2007, it was recorded that, on average, there is about 178,000,000 lisenced firearms in the USA, although it is believed there is a further 50% that are unlisenced.. No license is required to own a gun in most states, so it would be interesting to kno ( Full Answer )

How many murders in US by guns?

hundreds every day!!!. Sigh. More BS hype. According to the FBI, in 2005, there were about 16,700 murders in the U.S. This includes murders by all types of weapons. 16,692 divided by 365 days is only a little over 45 each day, and that includes all types of weapons. In 2006, the number of murders i ( Full Answer )

How many home owners in the US?

There are over 75 million homeowners in the United States. This isdone from previous years as many homeowners have been foreclosedon.

How many guns are regestered in the US?

This question continues to come up, with great regularity. In most U.S. states, there is no registration, regardless of what anybody tells you. "Register you gun" is something people say because they have heard it on TV. There are 3 or 4 states that require registration, but the other 46 or 47 state ( Full Answer )

How many people use guns?

Between half and three fourths of people in the US. It is different in other countries.

How many homes can use 1MW?

Reckoning a group of houses at 3 kW per house, 1 MW would serve 333houses. Each house would draw more than 3 kW sometimes, but itwould average out over the large number of houses - some might beempty, some might use gas heating, some might use electric heating,etc.

How many people think its right to have guns in their homes?

In the US, about one third of all the people own a gun, so I would suspect they think it is right. Addendum: I suspect rather more than that think it's right in the sense that they think it's fine for people who want guns to have guns to have them. I don't personally own a gun, but I am generally ( Full Answer )

How many registered guns are in the US?

Unless stolen before making it to a retailer, they all are when bought. --- Firearms are not registered when sold by retailers (FFL dealers) unless they are required to be registered in a particular state. And the registration is usually done by the local police department in those states. F ( Full Answer )

How many people in the US own a gun?

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 members of the NRA. If you are one of the other 76 million, please join us.

How many gun dealers are there in US?

1. There are currently 140,000 registered firearms sellers in theUnited States (source: Arming America, Origins of a National GunCulture) The statistic information above should be explained further.According ATF publication "Firearms Commerce in the United States:Annual Statistical Update 2014", the ( Full Answer )

Why did many soldiers use a hand gun?

Handguns were used in the first world war extensively because they were easier to wield in trench warfare. Since then they have been primarily issued to troops who for confined space reasons would have trouble carrying a rifle. For example Armored crewmen, transport drivers, clerical personnel. Su ( Full Answer )

How many registered guns are handguns in the US?

That is a very difficult question to answer for a couple of reason. Only a few states require handgun registration, and there is no federal gun registration. In the few states that do require handgun registration, the information is not generally available to the public.

How many Home Owners are there in the US?

Homeownership rates in the US vary based on area and other demographics. The wiki article below explains more. Currently, nearly 70% occupied homes are occupied by the owners. According to the Danter Company, there are approximately 130 million homeowners (2009 census stats).

How many illegal guns are in the US?

None. When made, 99.9% are legal, no matter where made. Just because it's against the law for YOU to own it doesn't make the weapon illegal. Technically the above is correct however as guns are not required to be registered in all states it is impossible to say how many are owned legally. Guns th ( Full Answer )

How many children are killed or injured by guns in the home in?

In the US less then .01% of homes with registered firearms report an injury or death to a child excluding homicide and suicide .. To put this in context:. More children are killed from the flu each year . More children are killed in automobile accidents each year . More children die of lukemi ( Full Answer )

Should a gun be used as home defense?

Dear everyone of the world! Before,you buy that weapon or use that weapon ask yourselves! 1.What if the robber or burglar has a weapon that is better than my weapon,or the robber or burglar has a different weapon,(yes in some states you must kill a robber only if you have the weapon the robber curre ( Full Answer )

How many computers can be used at home?

you can use as many computers at home as you like but, to connect them through the internet the max is 255 and your ISP or internet service provider will be asking you lots of questions unless you buy a network ip then you can run to many

How many people use guns for security?

There are really no firm numbers to answer this question- but it would be several millions of people. They would include the farmer that keeps a shotgun for protection of his livestock from wild animals, the merchant that keeps a handgun for protection from an armed robbery, and the private citizen ( Full Answer )

How many gun stores are in the US?

1n 1994 @ 246K people had FFL's. Thanks to former President, Bill Clinton and the Congress of that era there are now less than 50k people with FFL's. Not all of those ran a "store".

Can you use a stun gun on an intruder in your home?

Yes, you have the right to defend your life and property - it's called self- defense. Just be careful to do only what is necessary to end the threat. To continue to injure a person, even an intruder, after they are incapacitated is no longer self- defense. This assumes that your stun gun is legal ( Full Answer )

How many ulicensed gun in us?

In MOST of the US, there is no requirement to license or register guns. If they are not registered, there is no way to know how many there are. in 2004, it was estimated that private citizens in the US owned 192 million firearms- the number is higher now.

What gun should you use to protect your home?

A 357 magnum would be the most trust worthy gun to protect your home. It is the new and improved version of the 38 cal. It's not to strong and not to weak and the average person can shoot it with one hand in a hurry. For a big gun any kind of shotgun would work because you don't have to aim just ( Full Answer )

How many women gun owners are there in US?

No way to answer, since we do not know exactly how many gun owners (male and femal) there are. FWIW, both of my daughters, one granddaughter, and my stepmother own guns.

How many types of guns were used in ww1?

Some as falows: Rifles M1903 Springfield M1892-99 Springfield M1917 Enfield Lee-Enfield (AEF soldiers in Commonwealth units) M1918 Browning Automatic Rifle Winchester Model Lee 1895 (Used by the Navy) Winchester Model 1895 ( Full Answer )

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.

How many US homeowners own guns?

No exact number, as there are no exact records, but a best estimateis sightly more than one third of all households have at least onefirearm.

How many own homes in the US?

The rate of home ownership reached a record 67 percent of U.S. households in 1999, a figure that was expected to reach 70 percent by 2010.

How many legally owned guns in US?

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.

Can people use bb guns at home?

It all depends on local laws, but normally it is OKAY to use at home. However if you are in an Apartment dwelling it may be up to the owner.

What guns did home guard use?

Whatever guns they could find/ borrow. All military arms went to the Army- the Home Guard used civilian sporting weapons, including rifle, shotguns, and firearms loaned to Britain by gun owners in the US.

How many gun owners are there in us?

We do not know an exact number, since there is no licensing of gun owners on a national basis. It is estimated that roughly 1/3rd of all households in the US own at least 1 firearm. The percentage will very sharply by location. New York City- very rare. Rural Tennessee, very common.

How many private gun owners are there in the us?

There are no exact records, since you do not need a permit to own in gun in most places. It is ESTIMATED that between 1/3 and 1/2 of all households in the US own at least one gun.

How many US homicides by guns annually?

about 11,000 and about 40 are with an AR15 type gun. Drunk drivers kill 8,000, workplace kills 7,000, drub abuse kills 17,000. So what do we focus on?

How many legal guns are there in the us?

No exact record, since there is no requirement to register guns in MOST of the US. One estimate is 312 million owned by ordinary people.There are an estimated 200 million legal guns in the United States.

How many gun vendors in us?

As of 2012, there were 51,438 retail gun stores, and 7,356 pawn shops with a gun dealer's license. There are about 62,000 collectors with a Federal Firearms license.