Special Report

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

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25. Louisiana
> Total 2022 gun sales: 94,927
> Population: 4,664,616
> Gun sales per capita: 2,035.0 per 100,000 (23rd lowest)

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24. Oregon
> Total 2022 gun sales: 101,746
> Population: 4,176,346
> Gun sales per capita: 2,436.2 per 100,000 (19th highest)

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23. New York
> Total 2022 gun sales: 104,917
> Population: 19,514,849
> Gun sales per capita: 537.6 per 100,000 (3rd lowest)

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22. South Carolina
> Total 2022 gun sales: 110,460
> Population: 5,091,517
> Gun sales per capita: 2,169.5 per 100,000 (25th highest)

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21. Arizona
> Total 2022 gun sales: 122,478
> Population: 7,174,064
> Gun sales per capita: 1,707.2 per 100,000 (16th lowest)

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