Special Report

Countries With The Most Gun Deaths Per Capita

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13. Argentina
> 2019 gun deaths: 73.3 per million (total: 3,309 — 13th most)
> 2019 interpersonal violent firearm deaths: 37.9 per million — #35 out of 204 (total: 1,709)
> 2019 self-inflicted firearm deaths: 26.7 per million — #6 out of 204 most (total: 1,204)
> 2019 unintentional firearm deaths: 8.8 per million — #27 out of 204 (total: 396)
> 2017 gun ownership: 7.4 firearms per 100 people — #18 out of 230 (total: 1,171,000)
> 2021 population: 45,808,747

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12. Philippines
> 2019 gun deaths: 82.6 per million (total: 9,268 — 7th most)
> 2019 interpersonal violent firearm deaths: 80.5 per million — #21 out of 204 (total: 9,028)
> 2019 self-inflicted firearm deaths: 1.0 per million — #176 out of 204 most (total: 110)
> 2019 unintentional firearm deaths: 1.2 per million — #129 out of 204 (total: 130)
> 2017 gun ownership: 3.6 firearms per 100 people — #22 out of 230 (total: 1,145,000)
> 2021 population: 111,046,910

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11. Iraq
> 2019 gun deaths: 105.0 per million (total: 4,424 — 10th most)
> 2019 interpersonal violent firearm deaths: 62.9 per million — #24 out of 204 (total: 2,649)
> 2019 self-inflicted firearm deaths: 10.2 per million — #39 out of 204 most (total: 428)
> 2019 unintentional firearm deaths: 32.0 per million — #5 out of 204 (total: 1,347)
> 2017 gun ownership: 19.6 firearms per 100 people — #3 out of 230 (total: 659,000)
> 2021 population: 41,179,351

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10. United States of America
> 2019 gun deaths: 112.9 per million (total: 37,040 — 2th most)
> 2019 interpersonal violent firearm deaths: 39.6 per million — #32 out of 204 (total: 13,001)
> 2019 self-inflicted firearm deaths: 71.2 per million — #2 out of 204 most (total: 23,365)
> 2019 unintentional firearm deaths: 2.1 per million — #103 out of 204 (total: 674)
> 2017 gun ownership: 120.5 firearms per 100 people — #1 out of 230 (total: 15,822,000)
> 2021 population: 331,893,745

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9. Dominican Republic
> 2019 gun deaths: 140.2 per million (total: 1,526 — 25th most)
> 2019 interpersonal violent firearm deaths: 118.4 per million — #14 out of 204 (total: 1,288)
> 2019 self-inflicted firearm deaths: 8.8 per million — #51 out of 204 most (total: 96)
> 2019 unintentional firearm deaths: 13.0 per million — #15 out of 204 (total: 141)
> 2017 gun ownership: 7.4 firearms per 100 people — #18 out of 230 (total: 6,154,000)
> 2021 population: 10,953,714

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