How many people use guns for security?

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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 that keeps a firearm for personal defense from a mugger. This does not include law enforcement officers, military, or private security staff, like the guard at the bank, or the driver of the armored car that carries money from a business to the bank. There are estimates that firearms are used for defense by private citizens in the US several million times each year.
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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 people do guns kill?

None, a firearm has never killed anyone by itself, People kill people with guns, or they get shot when the gun is not properly cleared of any rounds.

How many people own guns?

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 kgbanswer.com)

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 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 people successfully defended themselves using guns?

There's no real way to know, because many people have defended themselves with a gun but didn't have to shoot anyone, so no report was filed, and in some cases, the person never called the police. In the U.S. according to one source, it's 2.5 million each year, but that statistic is based on a "surv ( 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 are saved by guns?

A very difficult question to accurately answer. The answer depends on which study you want to read. I have seen one study that puts the number of defensive uses of firearms by US private citizens at 64,000 a year, and other studies at 2,500,000 times a year. How many of those uses resulted in someon ( 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.

Why do people use guns to kill?

This can be answered on several different levels. Guns and their benefits as opposed to other weapons Guns are relatively inexpensive, and fairly easy to use. They can be used in a variety of situations and are often more readily available and accessible than other weapons. As opposed to more acc ( 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 people get shoot by guns?

1 gun for every 7 people on the planet. Daily over one thousand people are shot. Most die, the bulk of this number of people live in Africa or the Middle East. In 2007, the latest figure available from the Centers for Disease Control, 31,224 people died from gun injuries (mostly suicides) compared ( Full Answer )

How many people have died from guns?

No timeframe or location is specified: Since fIrearms have been in existence almost ever since the Chinese invented gunpowder - - worldwide, there are no accurate statistics kept which could possibly reflect an educated guess, much less an accurate answer. In 2007, the latest figure available from ( Full Answer )

How many people get shot by someone using a gun each day in the US?

Typically, there are approximately 30,000 US deaths due to firearms in the US each year. In 2007 according to the Centers for Disease Control Faststats and the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control WIQARS Leading Causes of Nonfatal Injury Reports: 48,676 people were intentionally s ( Full Answer )

How people can use cellphones to secure them self?

They have to use cell phones if they need. If person thinks that he needs a mobile and whom he want to talk. he has to give his numbers only to those persons who have better relations with him. so that they will not disturb him.

Why do security people use walkie talkies?

because if there is a robber or something, they can communticate quickly without dialing a phone. also its an easy way to communicate. like for exampl if they need to tell each other to watch out for someone, or maybe even to go get something to eat....?

How many people are for gun control?

You need to define the term "gun control". In the US, there are several thousand different laws on guns. Laws that cover who can own a gun, who (and where) a gun can be carried, size of the gun, what it can be made of, how many shots it can hold, etc etc. The problem is, people that do not follow la ( 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 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.

How many people killed with guns?

In 2007, the latest figure available from the Centers for Disease Control, 31,224 people died from gun injuries (mostly suicides) compared to 438,000 from cigarettes.

How many people own a gun?

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.

Why do some many people use the gernade launcher attachment on their gun in mw2?

most of the maps on call of duty mw2 are small and people feel they have a better chance in getting kill and killstreaks if they use the attachment. but the best weapon class to use when you are on team deathmatch is the mini uzi with rapid fire , stricker with red dot. have ur kill streak rewards s ( Full Answer )

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 people are being killed every year in the US with guns?

Took it from yahoo but - "In 2004 (the most recent year for which data is available), there were 29,569 gun deaths in the U.S: 16,750 suicides (56% of all U.S gun deaths), 11,624 homicides (40% of all U.S gun deaths), 649 unintentional shootings, 311 from legal intervention and 235 from undete ( Full Answer )

How many people commit suicide using guns?

In America, the foremost means of committing suicide (arguably) is with guns -- mostly handguns. Men choose this method quite frequently; women somewhat less so, preferring poisons. Exact numbers are hard to obtain, for quite a few reasons. For example, it's often easier on the survivors if the ev ( Full Answer )

How many people have a security clearance?

This question is absolutely impossible to answer. There are millions (if not billions) of people who have some sort of security clearance.

How many people bought a guns in the US 2012?

That is not easily answerable. US constitutional law prohibits the accumulation of this information into a central database. Also a large portion of sales in the US are secondary private sales from one owner to a new owner and not regulated. Dealers are required to log every sale in a register (log ( 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 do people use security cameras that are wireless?

Wireless security cameras are able to be placed in a wider variety of locations compared to wired security cameras. This allows people to monitor locations that would be difficult to monitor if the camera were restricted by wires.

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.