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Proportion of Adults Living in a Home With a Gun

ChartIn Nevada, the percentage of adults living in a household with a firearm is reported to be

2004: 34.0%1
2002: 31.5%2
2001: 33.8%3

Proportion of Households with Firearms

In Nevada, the percentage of households with one or more guns is reported to be

2004: 47.97%4

Proportion of Households with Firearms by Decade

ChartIn Nevada, the percentage of households with one or more guns is estimated to be

2001/2010: 55.9%5 6
1991/2000: 65.9%
1981/1990: 68.1%

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Total Number of Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual deaths resulting from firearms total

2016: 4987
2015: 446
2014: 4298
2013: 395
2012: 360
2011: 376
2010: 395
2009: 406
2008: 404
2007: 414
2006: 405
2005: 390
2004: 392
2003: 374
2002: 370
2001: 345
2000: 341
1999: 375

Rate of All Gun Deaths per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of all gun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 16.947
2015: 15.43
2014: 15.11
2013: 14.16
2012: 13.05
2011: 13.83
2010: 14.63
2009: 15.12
2008: 15.22
2007: 15.92
2006: 16.05
2005: 16.04
2004: 16.71
2003: 16.63
2002: 17.02
2001: 16.44
2000: 17.06
1999: 19.38

Total Number of Male Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual male deaths resulting from firearms total

2016: 4187
2015: 355
2014: 358
2013: 329
2012: 288

Rate of Male Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male gun death per 100,000 population is

2016: 28.367
2015: 24.47
2014: 25.09
2013: 23.41
2012: 20.70

Total Number of Female Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual female deaths resulting from firearms total

2016: 807
2015: 91
2014: 71
2013: 66
2012: 72

Rate of Female Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female gun death per 100,000 population is

2016: 5.467
2015: 6.32
2014: 5.03
2013: 4.77
2012: 5.26

Homicides (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, annual homicides by any means total

2016: 2117
2015: 188
2014: 175
2013: 150
2012: 122
2011: 130
2010: 164
2009: 153
2008: 161
2007: 188
2006: 219
2005: 190
2004: 186
2003: 183
2002: 175
2001: 175
2000: 134
1999: 167

Rate of Homicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of homicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2016: 7.187
2015: 6.50
2014: 6.16
2013: 5.38
2012: 4.42
2011: 4.78
2010: 6.07
2009: 5.70
2008: 6.07
2007: 7.23
2006: 8.68
2005: 7.81
2004: 7.93
2003: 8.14
2002: 8.05
2001: 8.34
2000: 6.71
1999: 8.63

Male Homicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, annual male homicides by any means total

2016: 1647
2015: 133
2014: 137
2013: 112
2012: 85

Rate of Male Homicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male homicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2016: 11.137
2015: 9.17
2014: 9.60
2013: 7.97
2012: 6.11

Female Homicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, annual female homicides by any means total

2016: 477
2015: 55
2014: 38
2013: 38
2012: 37

Rate of Female Homicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female homicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2016: 3.217
2015: 3.82
2014: 2.69
2013: 2.74
2012: 2.71

Gun Homicides

ChartIn Nevada, annual firearm homicides total

2016: 1497
2015: 128
2014: 106
2013: 888
2012: 77
2011: 84
2010: 90
2009: 97
2008: 100
2007: 131
2006: 131
2005: 115
2004: 123
2003: 114
2002: 114
2001: 109
2000: 89
1999: 100

Rate of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of firearm homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 5.077
2015: 4.43
2014: 3.73
2013: 3.15
2012: 2.79
2011: 3.09
2010: 3.33
2009: 3.61
2008: 3.77
2007: 5.04
2006: 5.19
2005: 4.73
2004: 5.24
2003: 5.07
2002: 5.24
2001: 5.19
2000: 4.45
1999: 5.17

Male Gun Homicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual male firearm homicides total

2016: 1227
2015: 95
2014: 87
2013: 66
2012: 57

Rate of Male Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male firearm homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 8.287
2015: 6.55
2014: 6.10
2013: 4.70
2012: 4.10

Female Gun Homicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual female firearm homicides total

2016: 277
2015: 33
2014: 19
2013: 22
2012: 20

Rate of Female Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female firearm homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 1.847
2015: 2.29
2014: 0
2013: 1.59
2012: 1.46

Handgun Homicides

ChartIn Nevada, according to figures9 from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), annual handgun homicides total

2013: 2610 11
2012: 41
2011: 46
2010: 57
2009: 66
2008: 60
2007: 92
2006: 88
2005: 84
2004: 71
2003: 97
2002: 92
2001: 84
2000: 70
1999: 87
1998: 80
1997: 105
1996: 118
1995: 94

Rate of Handgun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, according to figures12 from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the annual rate of handgun homicide per 100,000 population is

2013: 0.9313
2012: 1.49
2011: 1.69
2010: 2.11
2009: 2.46
2008: 2.26
2007: 3.54
2006: 3.49
2005: 3.45
2004: 3.03
2003: 4.31
2002: 4.23
2001: 4.00
2000: 3.47
1999: 4.50
1998: 4.32
1997: 5.95
1996: 7.08
1995: 5.94

Handgun Homicides (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual handgun homicides total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7 11
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 23
2000: 18
1999: 26

Rate of Handgun Homicide per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of handgun homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 1.10
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 1.34

Male Handgun Homicide Victims (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual male handgun homicides total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Male Handgun Homicide per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of male handgun homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Handgun Homicide Victims (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual female handgun homicides total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Female Handgun Homicide per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of female handgun homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Long Gun Homicides

ChartIn Nevada, according to figures14 from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), annual long gun homicides total

2013: 310 11
2012: 3
2011: 3
2010: 11
2009: 4
2008: 7
2007: 11
2006: 13
2005: 11
2004: 11
2003: 6
2002: 13
2001: 11
2000: 11
1999: 11
1998: 20
1997: 8
1996: 8
1995: 9

Rate of Long Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, according to figures15 from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the annual rate of long gun homicide per 100,000 population is

2013: 0.1113
2012: 0.11
2011: 0.11
2010: 0.41
2009: 0.15
2008: 0.26
2007: 0.42
2006: 0.52
2005: 0.45
2004: 0.47
2003: 0.27
2002: 0.60
2001: 0.52
2000: 0.54
1999: 0.57
1998: 1.08
1997: 0.45
1996: 0.48
1995: 0.57

Long Gun Homicides (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual long gun homicides total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7 11
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Long Gun Homicide per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of long gun homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Male Long Gun Homicide Victims (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual male long gun homicides total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Male Long Gun Homicide per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of male long gun homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Long Gun Homicide Victims (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual female long gun homicides total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Female Long Gun Homicide per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of female long gun homicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Gun Homicides (Other)

ChartIn Nevada, according to figures16 from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), annual firearm homicides (other) total

2013: 5810 11
2012: 26
2011: 26
2010: 16
2009: 21
2008: 26
2007: 20
2006: 32
2005: 29
2004: 28
2003: 16
2002: 4
2001: 12
2000: 8
1999: 5
1998: 14
1997: 7
1996: 4
1995: 1

Rate of Gun Homicide (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, according to figures17 from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the annual rate of firearm homicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2013: 2.0813
2012: 0.94
2011: 0.96
2010: 0.59
2009: 0.78
2008: 0.98
2007: 0.77
2006: 1.27
2005: 1.19
2004: 1.19
2003: 0.71
2002: 0.18
2001: 0.57
2000: 0.40
1999: 0.26
1998: 0.76
1997: 0.40
1996: 0.24
1995: 0.06

Gun Homicides (Other) (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual firearm homicides (other) total

2016: 1427
2015: 119
2014: 102
2013: 837 11
2012: 71
2011: 81
2010: 86
2009: 93
2008: 95
2007: 126
2006: 126
2005: 109
2004: 112
2003: 110
2002: 103
2001: 83
2000: 62
1999: 65

Rate of Gun Homicide (Other) per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of firearm homicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 4.837
2015: 4.12
2014: 3.59
2013: 2.97
2012: 2.57
2011: 2.97
2010: 3.18
2009: 3.46
2008: 3.58
2007: 4.84
2006: 4.99
2005: 4.48
2004: 4.77
2003: 4.89
2002: 4.74
2001: 3.96
2000: 3.10
1999: 3.36

Male Gun Homicide Victims (Other) (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual male firearm homicides (other) total

2016: 1177
2015: 90
2014: 84
2013: 64
2012: 54

Rate of Male Gun Homicide (Other) per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of male firearm homicides (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 7.947
2015: 6.20
2014: 5.89
2013: 4.55
2012: 3.88

Female Gun Homicide Victims (Other) (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual female firearm homicides (other) total

2016: 257
2015: 29
2014: 18
2013: 19
2012: 17

Rate of Female Gun Homicide (Other) per 100,000 People (CDC)

ChartIn Nevada, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, the annual rate of female firearm homicides (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 1.717
2015: 2.01
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Suicides (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, annual suicides by any means total

2016: 6507
2015: 558
2014: 572
2013: 5418
2012: 524
2011: 515
2010: 547
2009: 505
2008: 528
2007: 471
2006: 486
2005: 480
2004: 440
2003: 434
2002: 423
2001: 387
2000: 400
1999: 404

Rate of Suicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of suicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2016: 22.117
2015: 19.30
2014: 20.15
2013: 19.39
2012: 18.99
2011: 18.98
2010: 20.26
2009: 18.81
2008: 19.90
2007: 18.11
2006: 19.27
2005: 19.74
2004: 18.75
2003: 19.30
2002: 19.46
2001: 18.44
2000: 20.02
1999: 20.88

Male Suicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, annual male suicides by any means total

2016: 4877
2015: 411
2014: 448
2013: 415
2012: 385

Rate of Male Suicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male suicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2016: 33.047
2015: 28.33
2014: 31.40
2013: 29.53
2012: 27.67

Female Suicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, annual female suicides by any means total

2016: 1637
2015: 147
2014: 124
2013: 126
2012: 139

Rate of Female Suicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female suicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2016: 11.127
2015: 10.21
2014: 8.78
2013: 9.10
2012: 10.16

Gun Suicides

ChartIn Nevada, annual firearm suicides total

2016: 3347
2015: 293
2014: 309
2013: 2928
2012: 274
2011: 272
2010: 289
2009: 295
2008: 291
2007: 270
2006: 255
2005: 262
2004: 249
2003: 247
2002: 245
2001: 219
2000: 241
1999: 259

Rate of Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of firearm suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 11.367
2015: 10.14
2014: 10.88
2013: 10.47
2012: 9.93
2011: 10.01
2010: 10.70
2009: 10.99
2008: 10.97
2007: 10.38
2006: 10.11
2005: 10.77
2004: 10.61
2003: 11.98
2002: 11.27
2001: 10.44
2000: 12.06
1999: 13.39

Male Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual male firearm suicides total

2016: 2837
2015: 239
2014: 259
2013: 250
2012: 224

Rate of Male Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male firearm suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 19.207
2015: 16.48
2014: 18.15
2013: 17.79
2012: 16.10

Female Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual female firearm suicides total

2016: 517
2015: 54
2014: 50
2013: 42
2012: 50

Rate of Female Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female firearm suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 3.487
2015: 3.75
2014: 3.54
2013: 3.03
2012: 3.66

Handgun Suicides

ChartIn Nevada, annual handgun suicides total

2016: 757
2015: 40
2014: 22
2013: 18
2012: 10
2011: 15
2010: 21
2009: 36
2008: 45
2007: 35
2006: 50
2005: 44
2004: 50
2003: 57
2002: 36
2001: 70
2000: 81
1999: 121

Rate of Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of handgun suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 2.557
2015: 1.56
2014: 0.95
2013: 0.79
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.78
2009: 1.34
2008: 1.70
2007: 1.35
2006: 1.98
2005: 1.81
2004: 2.13
2003: 2.53
2002: 1.66
2001: 3.34
2000: 4.05
1999: 6.25

Male Handgun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual male handgun suicides total

2016: 607
2015: 40
2014: 22
2013: 18
2012: 10

Rate of Male Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male handgun suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 4.077
2015: 2.76
2014: 1.54
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Handgun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual female handgun suicides total

2016: 157
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Female Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female handgun suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Long Gun Suicides

ChartIn Nevada, the number of long gun suicides is

2016: 237
2015: 13
2014: 26
2013: 317
2012: 27
2011: 18
2010: 23
2009: 23
2008: 24
2007: 26
2006: 24
2005: 29
2004: 24
2003: 21
2002: 15
2001: 20
2000: 27
1999: 28

Rate of Long Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of long gun suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 0.787
2015: 0
2014: 0.95
2013: 1.11
2012: 1.01
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.85
2009: 0.86
2008: 0.90
2007: 1.00
2006: 0.95
2005: 1.19
2004: 1.02
2003: 0.93
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.95
2000: 1.35
1999: 1.45

Male Long Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual male long gun suicides total

2016: 237
2015: 13
2014: 26
2013: 31
2012: 27

Rate of Male Long Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male long gun suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 1.567
2015: 0
2014: 1.82
2013: 2.21
2012: 1.94

Female Long Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual female long gun suicides total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Female Long Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female long gun suicide per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Gun Suicides (Other)

ChartIn Nevada, annual gun suicides (other) total

2016: 2367
2015: 233
2014: 255
2013: 2397
2012: 232
2011: 239
2010: 245
2009: 236
2008: 222
2007: 209
2006: 181
2005: 189
2004: 175
2003: 169
2002: 194
2001: 129
2000: 133
1999: 110

Rate of Gun Suicide (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of gun suicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 8.037
2015: 8.06
2014: 8.98
2013: 8.57
2012: 8.41
2011: 8.78
2010: 9.07
2009: 8.79
2008: 8.37
2007: 8.04
2006: 7.17
2005: 7.77
2004: 7.46
2003: 7.51
2002: 8.92
2001: 6.15
2000: 6.66
1999: 5.69

Male Gun Suicide (Other) Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual male gun suicides (other) total

2016: 2007
2015: 186
2014: 211
2013: 201
2012: 187

Rate of Male Gun Suicide (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of male gun suicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 13.577
2015: 12.82
2014: 14.79
2013: 14.30
2012: 13.44

Female Gun Suicide (Other) Victims

ChartIn Nevada, annual female gun suicides (other) total

2016: 367
2015: 47
2014: 44
2013: 38
2012: 45

Rate of Female Gun Suicide (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of female gun suicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 2.467
2015: 3.26
2014: 3.12
2013: 2.74
2012: 3.29

Unintentional Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional shooting deaths total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)8
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 3
2006: 4
2005: 5
2004: 8
2003: 5
2002: 1
2001: 2
2000: 6
1999: 2

Rate of Unintentional Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.12
2006: 0.16
2005: 0.21
2004: 0.34
2003: 0.22
2002: 0.05
2001: 0.10
2000: 0.30
1999: 0.10

Unintentional Male Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional male shooting deaths total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Unintentional Male Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional male shooting death per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Female Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional female shooting deaths total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Female Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional female shooting death per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Handgun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional shooting deaths by handgun total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Handgun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death by handgun per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Unintentional Male Handgun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional male shooting deaths by handgun total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Unintentional Male Handgun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional male shooting death by handgun per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Female Handgun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional female shooting deaths by handgun total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Female Handgun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional female shooting death by handgun per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Long Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional shooting deaths by long gun total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Long Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death by long gun per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Unintentional Male Long Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional male shooting deaths by long gun total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Unintentional Male Long Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional male shooting death by long gun per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Female Long Gun Deaths

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional female shooting deaths by long gun total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Female Long Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional female shooting death by long gun per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Gun Deaths (Other)

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional shooting deaths by firearm (other) total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Gun Death (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death by firearm (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Unintentional Male Gun Deaths (Other)

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional male shooting deaths by firearm (other) total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Unintentional Male Gun Death (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional male shooting death by firearm (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Unintentional Female Gun Deaths (Other)

ChartIn Nevada, annual unintentional female shooting deaths by firearm (other) total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Unintentional Female Handgun Death (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unintentional female shooting death by firearm (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual shooting deaths in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)8
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 6
2006: 3
2005: 1
2004: 2
2003: 2
2002: 4
2001: 4
2000: 4
1999: 6

Rate of Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause shooting deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.23
2006: 0.12
2005: 0.04
2004: 0.09
2003: 0.09
2002: 0.18
2001: 0.19
2000: 0.20
1999: 0.31

Male Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual male shooting deaths in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Male Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause male shooting deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual female shooting deaths in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Female Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause female shooting deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Handgun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual deaths by handgun in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Handgun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause handgun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Male Handgun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual male deaths by handgun in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Male Handgun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause male handgun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Handgun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual female deaths by handgun in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Female Handgun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause female handgun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Long Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual deaths by long gun in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Long Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause long gun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Male Long Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual male deaths by long gun in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Male Long Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause male long gun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Long Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual female deaths by long gun in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Female Long Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause female long gun deaths per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Gun Deaths (Other) from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual deaths by firearm (other) in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)7
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 0 (suppressed)
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 0 (suppressed)
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Gun Death (Other) from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause gun deaths (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.00 (unreliable)
2005: 0.00 (unreliable)
2004: 0.00 (unreliable)
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.00 (unreliable)
2001: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Male Gun Deaths (Other) from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual male deaths by firearm (other) in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Rate of Male Gun Death (Other) from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause male gun deaths (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Female Gun Deaths (Other) from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Nevada, annual female deaths by firearm (other) in which the cause remains undecided total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)

Rate of Female Gun Death (Other) from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Nevada, the annual rate of unknown-cause female gun deaths (other) per 100,000 population is

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Legal Intervention Gun Homicides

ChartIn Nevada, annual legal-intervention gun homicides total

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 12
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 0 (suppressed)
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 33
2010: 26
2009: 14
2008: 1618
2007: 31
2006: 22
2005: 8
2004: 8
2003: 4
2002: 9
2001: 1119
2000: 8
1999: 14
1998: 13
1997: 4
1996: 4
1995: 12

TransfersGun Trade and Trafficking

Origin of Crime Guns

Suppliers of Crime Guns to Other US States (Rate)

When crime guns seized in the United States were traced, interstate gun traffickers had sourced their weapons from Nevada at a rate of 30.620 per 100,000 inhabitants

Suppliers of Crime Guns to Other US States (Rank)

When crime guns seized in the United States were traced, Nevada ranked at No. 920 out of 51 US jurisdictions as a source of weapons for interstate gun trafficking

MeasuresGun Regulation

Firearm Regulation - Guiding Policy

The regulation of guns in Nevada is categorised as permissive21

Firearm Law

Guiding gun control legislation in Nevada includes the Nevada Revised Statutes and the Constitution of Nevada 186422

Firearm Regulation Authority

Guns in Nevada are regulated by the State of Nevada23 24 25

Right to Possess Firearms

In Nevada, the right to private gun ownership is conditionally guaranteed by the US Constitution,26 as limited by federal law27 and state law28 24 25

Restricted Firearms and Ammunition

In Nevada, civilians are not allowed to possess machine guns, unless manufactured prior to 19 May 1986,29 but civilians are allowed to possess assault weapons,30 .50 calibre rifles31 and large capacity ammunition magazines32 24 25

Regulation of Automatic Weapons

In Nevada, private possession of fully automatic weapons is permitted subject to federal licensing and registration33 29 24 25

Regulation of Semiautomatic Assault Weapons

In Nevada, private possession of semi-automatic assault weapons is permitted without a licence30 24 25

Regulation of Handguns

In Nevada, private possession of handguns (pistols and revolvers) is permitted without a licence34 35 24 25

Gun Ownership and Possession

In Nevada, non-prohibited persons of minimum age35 34 may lawfully acquire, possess or transfer a firearm or ammunition

Minimum Age for Firearm Possession

The minimum age for gun ownership in Nevada is 18 years36 24 25

Domestic Violence and Firearms

Where a past history, or apprehended likelihood of family violence exists, the law in Nevada stipulates37 24 25 that firearm possession should be denied or revoked

Firearm Safety Training

In Nevada, an understanding of firearm safety and the law, tested in a theoretical and/or practical training course is required for a permit to carry a hidden handgun38 24 25

Firearm Registration

Civilian Gun Registration

In Nevada, the law does not require39 24 25 that a record of the acquisition, possession and transfer of each privately held firearm be retained in an official register

Gun Dealer Record Keeping

In Nevada, licensed firearm dealers are not required40 24 25 to keep a record of each firearm or ammunition purchase, sale or transfer on behalf of a regulating authority

Gun Sales and Transfers

Regulation of Private Gun Sales

In Nevada, the private sale and transfer of firearms is permitted41 24 25

Regulation of Dealer Gun Sales

In Nevada, dealing in firearms by way of business without a valid gun dealer’s licence is not unlawful42 24 25

Background Checks for Private Gun Sales

The buyer of a firearm in a private sale in Nevada is not obliged43 24 25 to pass official background checks before taking possession

Background Checks for Dealer Gun Sales

The buyer of a firearm from a licensed gun dealer in Nevada is obliged43 24 25 to pass official background checks before taking possession

Limit on Gun Dealer Sales

In Nevada, the number and type of firearms which can be sold by a licensed gun dealer to a single gun owner is not limited44 24 25

Number of Licensed Gun Dealers

ChartThe number of licensed firearm dealers in Nevada is reported to be

2015: 1,36845
2014: 1,40646
2013: 1,36147
2012: 1,28548
2011: 1,18849

Waiting Period for Gun Possession

In Nevada, the minimum wait for a lawful firearm purchase to be completed is undetermined50 24 25

Regulation of Gun Shows

In Nevada, gun shows and temporary firearm dealing events are not regulated51 24 25 in law

Storage and Transport of Guns and Ammunition

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Private

Firearm regulations in Nevada do not include52 24 25 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of private guns and ammunition

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Dealer

Firearm regulations in Nevada do not include53 24 25 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition by licensed arms dealers

Firearm and Ammunition Transport Regulations

Regulations in Nevada include (guns prohibited on or along public highways)54 52 24 25 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition while in transit

Marking and Tracing Guns and Ammunition

Firearm Marking

In Nevada, a unique identifying mark on each firearm is required by law55 56 57 58 24 25

Ballistic Record of Firearms and Ammunition

In Nevada, the ballistic characteristics of each civilian firearm and its ammunition are not59 24 25 recorded in a register

Carrying Guns

Carrying Guns Openly in Public

In Nevada, carrying a firearm in plain view in a public place is allowed without a permit60 24 25

Carrying Hidden Handguns in Public

In Nevada, carrying a concealed firearm in a public place is allowed, subject to a valid permit38 24 25

Hidden Handgun Permit May, or Shall Be Issued

In Nevada, local licensing authorities "shall issue", without room for discretion,38 61 24 25 a hidden handgun carry permit to any non-prohibited person who applies

Reciprocity for Hidden Handgun Permit Holders

In Nevada, gun owners with a permit to carry hidden handguns issued in another jurisdiction are granted38 24 25 reciprocal rights

Exempting Hidden Handgun Permit Holders from Background Checks

In Nevada, gun owners with a valid permit to carry a hidden handgun are exempt (concealed weapons permits issued on or after 7/1/11)62 24 25 from background checks when buying from a licensed gun dealer

Gun Free Zones

In Nevada, private guns are prohibited in public buildings with metal detectors (with limited exceptions), state legislative buildings, airports,63 vehicles (loaded long guns),54 universities and schools64 24 25

Grading US State Gun Laws

Gun Law Ranking – LCPGV

In their 'A-F' State Scorecard of US gun laws, the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence ranked Nevada as ‘F’65

Gun Law Ranking – Brady Campaign

ChartIn its annual State Scorecard, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence scored firearm legislation in Nevada on a scale of 0 points (weak) to 100 points (strong)

2011: 566
2010: 567
2009: 968
2008: 1169
2007: 1170

Gun Law Ranking – Open Society Institute

In its Comparative Survey of State Firearm Laws, the Open Society Institute ranked Nevada at No. 2871 among 50 US States


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