Special Report

Gun Sales Plunged, Here's Each State's Figure

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Montana
> Gun sales this year: 46,870 (12th least)
> Gun sales per capita: 42.4 per 1,000 (7th most)
> Total population: 1.1 million (8th smallest)

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Nebraska
> Gun sales this year: 27,279 (8th least)
> Gun sales per capita: 13.9 per 1,000 (8th least)
> Total population: 2.0 million (14th smallest)

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Nevada
> Gun sales this year: 52,555 (13th least)
> Gun sales per capita: 16.7 per 1,000 (9th least)
> Total population: 3.1 million (19th smallest)

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New Hampshire
> Gun sales this year: 45,022 (11th least)
> Gun sales per capita: 32.4 per 1,000 (18th most)
> Total population: 1.4 million (10th smallest)

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New Jersey
> Gun sales this year: 56,639 (14th least)
> Gun sales per capita: 6.1 per 1,000 (2nd least)
> Total population: 9.3 million (11th largest)

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