Gun Violence Statistics
Every day, on average, 318 people in America are shot in murders, assaults, suicides & suicide attempts, unintentional shootings, and police intervention.
Every day, 222 people are shot and survive.
164 are injured in an attack
10 survive a suicide attempt
45 are shot unintentionally
3 are shot in a legal intervention
Every day, 96 people die from gun violence.
34 are murdered
59 kill themselves
1 is killed unintentionally
1 dies but the intent is unknown
In a year 124,760 people in America are shot in murders, assaults, suicides & suicide attempts, unintentional shootings, or by police intervention.
89,620 people survive gun injuries:
66,673 injured in an attack
3,926 survive a suicide attempt
17,737 shot unintentionally
1,284 people are shot by legal intervention
35,141 people die from gun violence
21,637 die from suicide
500 killed unintentionally
479 killed by legal intervention
279 die but intent was unknown