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This Is the State Where People Bought the Most Guns This Year

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5. Indiana
> Total 2022 gun sales: 353,020
> Population: 6,696,893
> Gun sales per capita: 5,271.4 per 100,000 (4th highest)

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4. Florida
> Total 2022 gun sales: 375,447
> Population: 21,216,924
> Gun sales per capita: 1,769.6 per 100,000 (18th lowest)

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3. Texas
> Total 2022 gun sales: 438,049
> Population: 28,635,442
> Gun sales per capita: 1,529.7 per 100,000 (10th lowest)

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2. Kentucky
> Total 2022 gun sales: 1,071,206
> Population: 4,461,952
> Gun sales per capita: 24,007.6 per 100,000 (the highest)

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1. Illinois
> Total 2022 gun sales: 1,167,252
> Population: 12,716,164
> Gun sales per capita: 9,179.3 per 100,000 (2nd highest)

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