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Here's Where You're Most Likely to Own a Gun In the United States

By Penny Okamoto, Executive Director of Ceasefire Oregon

A new study in the journal “Injury Prevention” examines gun culture within the United States. The rate of gun ownership varies, from 5% of people in Delaware to 60% of people in Alaska.

Gun violence is a leading cause of death or injury in the United States. Over 30,000 people are killed in a firearm related incident every year.