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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 in the U.S. was just over 17,000. In 2007, it was a little under 17,000. That is NOWHERE NEAR "hundreds every day," and that includes murders from all types of weapons. People should post facts that can be verfied, not crap that they hear. besides i like cheeeeeze
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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 murders are committed per day in the US?

40, on average. Murder is the unlawful intentional taking of a human life byanother human. It doesn't include accidents, self defense, orsuicide. According to data made available by the FBI, In 2011, an estimated14,612 persons were murdered in the United States. (This is themost recent data availab ( Full Answer )

How many murders are committed in the US each year?

In 2008 there were about 14,180 according to FBI statistics. However, it should be noted that some jurisdictions don't report to the FBI, and many felony manslaughters aren't tallied as "murders" in these DOJ reports. In the 2000's the US had lower homicide rates than any decade since the 1950's. Ra ( Full Answer )

How many gun related murders in 2007?

In 2007, around 70 percent of homicides were committed with afirearm in the Unites States. Around 100 thousand lives are claimedevery year because of gun violence.

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 unsolved murders in US?

Watching 'Most Evil' on Discovery, they said that since 1960, there have been 200,000 cold cases and each year 6,000 other cases go cold in the US alone.........

How many people are murdered in the us?

According to the FBI's statistics for violent crimes: "An estimated 14,748 persons were murdered nationwide in 2010. This was a 4.2 percent decrease from the 2009 estimate, a 14.8 percent decrease from the 2006 figure, and an 8.0 percent decrease from the 2001 estimate." So out of an estimated 31 ( Full Answer )

How many murders were committed in the US in 1908? Mortality Statistics 1908. Bulletin 104. General Death Rates, Causes of Death, Occupational Mortality, Second Decennial Revision of the International Classification of Causes of Death. 1909. 130 pp. View/download PDF 1 ( Full Answer )

How many murders occur in the US each year?

About 15,000 murders occur in the United States each year. However,this number may vary depending on the year. In 2013, 14,827 peoplewere murdered in the United States.

How many people were murdered by guns in America in 2007?

96,002,154,100,123 bumble bees ate a llama. According to the FBI, the total number of murders in 2007 was 16,929, however, that is the total number of murders, including all weapons, so the answer is, less than 16,929.

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 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 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 )

How many murders in the US occurred in 2008?

13,004 murders in the US in 2008. 0.0428 murders 1000 people in the US (, 303824640 people n the US in July 2008, you do the math.

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 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".

How many murders in US in 1910?

Several sources around the Internet report that the homicide rate in 1910 was 4.6 per 100,000. (Google search 1910 homicide rate). The U.S. census was conducted in 1910 and reported a U.S. population of 92,228,496. Simple multiplication reveals an answer of 4,241.

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.

Which state has the most murders with guns?

California, despite having very stringent guns laws. In 2007, California had 2260 murders. On a National average, 70.3% of murders involved a firearm. For some additional reading, try the FBI crime report:

How many people have used the mail to commit murder?

As strange as it sounds, the mail seems to be a good way to commitcrimes and remain un-named. The most well known is probably theUnibomber, Ted Kaczynski, but about a handful of cases occur yearlywhere bombs, poisons, or other items are sent through the mail. In the 19th century, lesser known mail m ( Full Answer )

How many unsloved murders in the US?

The FBI's official site shows in 2004 there were over 16,000 homicide cases and only 60% got cleared, and around 6,000 "got away with murder" and the numbers keep increasing.

How many US homes have guns?

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 fir ( Full Answer )

How many random murders are there in the us each year?

In 2011, 1,481 homicides were committed where the victim/offender had no prior relationship (stranger killing strangers). However, 5,588 are "unknown" as to any type of victim/offender relationship. The data is available at the link below ( Full Answer )

How many people were murdered with handguns in the US in 2010?

It is all a matter of context: The 2010 statistics are not available yet, however the 2002 United Nations statistics stand at 9,369 (that's approximately .00268% of the US population and 56.6% of these were suicides--that's 5,303--4,066 were homicides and accidental shootings---about .0023% of all ( Full Answer )

How many children have been murdered in the US?

That's terrible! Why would you ask that? A lot of children have been murdered in the U.S., though. Out of 100,000, about 1.8 children under 14 is murdered. From 14-17 years old, the number ascends to 6.4 per. 100,000. Source: FBI

How can criminals be caught if they use a gun to murder someone?

Several different ways. Firing a gun leaves traces of evidence on your skin from the gunpowder and from the primer of the cartridge. Many guns leave markings on the bullet that are unique to that gun (like fingerprints) and the gun makes marks on the fired cartridge from the firing pin and the extra ( Full Answer )

How many more mass murders will there be before people get it that religion is the problem and not guns?

A: It does not matter whether mass murderers are motivated by religion or not. Without a gun, they could not kill people so easily. Other countries get by with low rates of gun ownership, especially high powered asault weapons, and they are distinguished by low rates of mass murder. The logic is th ( Full Answer )

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.

Why is there murder by gun in the US every 2 mins?

\n. According to the FBI Uniform crime report, there were 13,913 murders and manslaughters committed in TOTAL with ALL types of weapons. 9,433 murders and manlaughters committed with all types of firearms (2011- data not yet out for 2012) A murder every 2 minutes would be 262,800 murders. Someon ( Full Answer )

Which gun is used the most in murders?

In the US, in 2012, there were 12765 homicides. 8855 used firearms. Of those, 6371 were handguns. Specific type of handgun not reported.

How many murders are prevented by guns every year?

There is no way to give an exact answers to that- since it cannot be predicted that an assault will end in murder. One researcher claims Defensive Gun Use (DGU) at 2 million times a year in the US. Another researcher claims it is no more than 100,000 times a year. Most researchers feel a number ar ( Full Answer )

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.

What caliber gun is used in most murders?

There are different studies from different years, different places, with different answers. In California, a study was made of murders in 2009. They found that over 75% of the firearms used in murders were handguns. The most common caliber was 9mm Parabellum (9mm Luger), followed by .22 rimfire, .40 ( Full Answer )

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.