Georgia's Talk


More than 35 percent of gun deaths in the United States are gun homicides, meaning that close to 33 people are murdered with a gun every day. The gun homicide rate in the United States is 25 times higher than in other high-income nations. Among states, however, disparities in gun homicide rates are significant: Four states present rates of gun homicides that are higher than six per every 100,000 people. In contrast, five states present rates lower than one gun homicide per every 100,000 people. 

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