Special Report

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

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20. Colorado
> Total 2022 gun sales: 136,575
> Population: 5,684,926
> Gun sales per capita: 2,402.4 per 100,000 (22nd highest)

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19. Missouri
> Total 2022 gun sales: 139,563
> Population: 6,124,160
> Gun sales per capita: 2,278.9 per 100,000 (24th highest)

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18. Virginia
> Total 2022 gun sales: 145,200
> Population: 8,509,358
> Gun sales per capita: 1,706.4 per 100,000 (15th lowest)

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17. Georgia
> Total 2022 gun sales: 165,969
> Population: 10,516,579
> Gun sales per capita: 1,578.2 per 100,000 (12th lowest)

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16. Wisconsin
> Total 2022 gun sales: 171,006
> Population: 5,806,975
> Gun sales per capita: 2,944.8 per 100,000 (11th highest)

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