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Crime > Gun ownership > Guns per 100 residents > 2007: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of guns owned per 100 residents in various countries. Following data relates to the year 2007.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United States 88.8 2007
2 Yemen 54.8 2007
3 Switzerland 45.7 2007
4 Cyprus 36.4 2007
5 Saudi Arabia 35 2007
6 Iraq 34.2 2007
7 Finland 32 2007
8 Uruguay 31.8 2007
9 Sweden 31.6 2007
10 Norway 31.3 2007
11 France 31.2 2007
12 Canada 30.8 2007
13 Austria 30.4 2007
14 Germany 30.3 2007
15 New Zealand 22.6 2007
16 Greece 22.5 2007
17 Angola 17.3 2007
18 Thailand 15.6 2007
=19 Australia 15 2007
=19 Mexico 15 2007
21 South Africa 12.7 2007
22 Turkey 12.5 2007
23 Italy 11.9 2007
24 Pakistan 11.6 2007
25 Spain 10.4 2007
26 Argentina 10.2 2007
27 Russia 8.9 2007
28 Iran 7.3 2007
29 Tunisia 0.1 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Gun ownership > Guns per 100 residents > 2007. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Geneva Graduate Institute of International Studies: Small Arms Survey 2007 Part 2. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Gun-ownership/Guns-per-100-residents/2007

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Interesting observations about Crime > Gun ownership > Guns per 100 residents > 2007

All of the top 2 countries by gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 are Former British Colonies'.
Italy ranked last for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2007.
United States ranked first for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst High income OECD countries in 2007.
3 of the top 4 countries by gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 are Christian.
Australia ranked second last for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst Non-religious countries in 2007.
Spain ranked last for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst Eurozone in 2007.
Switzerland ranked first for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst Europe in 2007.
2 of the top 3 countries by gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 are Cold countries'.
New Zealand ranked second last for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst English speaking countries in 2007.
Russia ranked last for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst Emerging markets in 2007.
Germany ranked 4th last for gun ownership > guns per 100 residents > 2007 amongst European Union in 2007.

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