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Proportion of Adults Living in a Home With a Gun

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

2004: 38.0%1
2002: 36.5%2
2001: 34.7%3

Proportion of Households with Firearms

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

2004: 37.90%4

Proportion of Households with Firearms by Decade

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

2001/2010: 51.8%5 6
1991/2000: 55.9%
1981/1990: 53.0%

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Total Number of Gun Deaths

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual deaths resulting from firearms total

2016: 1,5557
2015: 1,485
2014: 1,390
2013: 1,451
2012: 1,453
2011: 1,438
2010: 1,307
2009: 1,349
2008: 1,345
2007: 1,269
2006: 1,371
2005: 1,352
2004: 1,270
2003: 1,230
2002: 1,220
2001: 1,172
2000: 1,256
1999: 1,190

Rate of All Gun Deaths per 100,000 People

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

2016: 12.167
2015: 11.60
2014: 10.87
2013: 11.36
2012: 11.38
2011: 11.28
2010: 10.29
2009: 10.65
2008: 10.66
2007: 10.55
2006: 10.96
2005: 10.86
2004: 10.23
2003: 9.94
2002: 9.89
2001: 9.53
2000: 10.23
1999: 9.70

Total Number of Male Gun Deaths

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male deaths resulting from firearms total

2016: 1,3687
2015: 1,303
2014: 1,224
2013: 1,252
2012: 1,282

Rate of Male Gun Death per 100,000 People

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

2016: 21.857
2015: 20.80
2014: 19.57
2013: 20.06
2012: 20.58

Total Number of Female Gun Deaths

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female deaths resulting from firearms total

2016: 1877
2015: 182
2014: 166
2013: 199
2012: 171

Rate of Female Gun Death per 100,000 People

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

2016: 2.877
2015: 2.78
2014: 2.54
2013: 3.05
2012: 2.62

Homicides (any method)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual homicides by any means total

2016: 7127
2015: 660
2014: 610
2013: 624
2012: 690
2011: 681
2010: 689
2009: 650
2008: 697
2007: 750
2006: 769
2005: 749
2004: 683
2003: 676
2002: 640
2001: 671
2000: 650
1999: 639

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

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

2016: 5.577
2015: 5.16
2014: 4.77
2013: 4.88
2012: 5.41
2011: 5.34
2010: 5.42
2009: 5.13
2008: 5.53
2007: 5.97
2006: 6.15
2005: 6.02
2004: 5.50
2003: 5.46
2002: 5.19
2001: 5.46
2000: 5.29
1999: 5.21

Male Homicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male homicides by any means total

2016: 5937
2015: 549
2014: 483
2013: 502
2012: 562

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

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

2016: 9.477
2015: 8.76
2014: 7.72
2013: 8.04
2012: 9.02

Female Homicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female homicides by any means total

2016: 1197
2015: 111
2014: 127
2013: 122
2012: 128

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

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

2016: 1.827
2015: 1.70
2014: 1.94
2013: 1.87
2012: 1.96

Gun Homicides

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual firearm homicides total

2016: 5387
2015: 522
2014: 466
2013: 4868
2012: 547
2011: 512
2010: 501
2009: 483
2008: 524
2007: 554
2006: 593
2005: 535
2004: 504
2003: 467
2002: 456
2001: 444
2000: 439
1999: 428

Rate of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 4.217
2015: 4.08
2014: 3.64
2013: 3.808
2012: 4.29
2011: 4.02
2010: 3.94
2009: 3.81
2008: 4.15
2007: 4.41
2006: 4.74
2005: 4.30
2004: 4.06
2003: 3.77
2002: 3.70
2001: 3.61
2000: 3.57
1999: 3.66

Male Gun Homicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male firearm homicides total

2016: 4757
2015: 466
2014: 392
2013: 415
2012: 476

Rate of Male Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 7.597
2015: 7.44
2014: 6.27
2013: 6.65
2012: 7.64

Female Gun Homicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female firearm homicides total

2016: 637
2015: 56
2014: 74
2013: 71
2012: 71

Rate of Female Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 0.977
2015: 0.86
2014: 1.13
2013: 1.09
2012: 1.09

Handgun Homicides

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

2016: 39510 11
2015: 386
2014: 350
2013: 328
2012: 412
2011: 379
2010: 367
2009: 373
2008: 398
2007: 439
2006: 474
2005: 392
2004: 359
2003: 371
2002: 342
2001: 383
2000: 400
1999: 369
1998: 388
1997: 372
1996: 438
1995: 424

Rate of Handgun Homicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 3.0913
2015: 3.02
2014: 2.74
2013: 2.57
2012: 3.23
2011: 2.97
2010: 2.89
2009: 2.94
2008: 3.16
2007: 3.49
2006: 3.79
2005: 3.15
2004: 2.89
2003: 3.00
2002: 2.77
2001: 3.11
2000: 3.26
1999: 3.01
1998: 3.17
1997: 3.04
1996: 3.58
1995: 3.48

Handgun Homicides (CDC)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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: 10
2003: 0 (suppressed)
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 0 (suppressed)
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 13

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

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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: 0.00 (unreliable)
2000: 0.00 (unreliable)
1999: 0.00 (unreliable)

Male Handgun Homicide Victims (CDC)

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

2016: 2210 11
2015: 21
2014: 22
2013: 42
2012: 19
2011: 27
2010: 19
2009: 24
2008: 31
2007: 28
2006: 25
2005: 31
2004: 22
2003: 21
2002: 27
2001: 15
2000: 16
1999: 32
1998: 36
1997: 44
1996: 41
1995: 49

Rate of Long Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 0.1713
2015: 0.16
2014: 0.17
2013: 0.33
2012: 0.15
2011: 0.21
2010: 0.15
2009: 0.19
2008: 0.25
2007: 0.22
2006: 0.20
2005: 0.25
2004: 0.18
2003: 0.17
2002: 0.22
2001: 0.12
2000: 0.13
1999: 0.26
1998: 0.29
1997: 0.36
1996: 0.34
1995: 0.40

Long Gun Homicides (CDC)

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

2016: 0 (suppressed)7
2015: 0 (suppressed)
2014: 0 (suppressed)
2013: 10
2012: 0 (suppressed)
2011: 17
2010: 12
2009: 11
2008: 15
2007: 18
2006: 12
2005: 20
2004: 11
2003: 13
2002: 14
2001: 13
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 14

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

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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: 0.16
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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) figures, annual female long gun homicides total

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 10
2012: 0

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

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

2016: 6910 11
2015: 90
2014: 81
2013: 70
2012: 91
2011: 64
2010: 71
2009: 71
2008: 92
2007: 60
2006: 55
2005: 105
2004: 68
2003: 40
2002: 65
2001: 40
2000: 6
1999: 6
1997: 1
1996: 14
1995: 3

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

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

2016: 0.5413
2015: 0.70
2014: 0.63
2013: 0.55
2012: 0.71
2011: 0.50
2010: 0.56
2009: 0.56
2008: 0.73
2007: 0.48
2006: 0.44
2005: 0.84
2004: 0.55
2003: 0.32
2002: 0.53
2001: 0.33
2000: 0.05
1999: 0.05
1997: 0.01
1996: 0.11
1995: 0.02

Gun Homicides (Other) (CDC)

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

2016: 5187
2015: 505
2014: 450
2013: 4617 11
2012: 537
2011: 489
2010: 486
2009: 468
2008: 505
2007: 536
2006: 577
2005: 510
2004: 483
2003: 452
2002: 441
2001: 431
2000: 430
1999: 401

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

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

2016: 4.057
2015: 3.94
2014: 3.52
2013: 3.61
2012: 4.21
2011: 3.84
2010: 3.83
2009: 3.69
2008: 4.00
2007: 4.27
2006: 4.61
2005: 4.10
2004: 3.89
2003: 3.65
2002: 3.58
2001: 3.50
2000: 3.50
1999: 3.27

Male Gun Homicide Victims (Other) (CDC)

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

2016: 4637
2015: 456
2014: 379
2013: 401
2012: 469

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

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

2016: 7.397
2015: 7.28
2014: 6.06
2013: 6.42
2012: 7.53

Female Gun Homicide Victims (Other) (CDC)

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

2016: 557
2015: 49
2014: 71
2013: 60
2012: 68

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

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

2016: 0.847
2015: 0.75
2014: 1.09
2013: 0.92
2012: 1.04

Suicides (any method)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual suicides by any means total

2016: 1,9677
2015: 1,894
2014: 1,812
2013: 1,786
2012: 1,646
2011: 1,747
2010: 1,576
2009: 1,631
2008: 1,539
2007: 1,441
2006: 1,396
2005: 1,430
2004: 1,410
2003: 1,340
2002: 1,341
2001: 1,276
2000: 1,356
1999: 1,284

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

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

2016: 15.397
2015: 14.79
2014: 14.17
2013: 13.98
2012: 12.90
2011: 13.71
2010: 12.41
2009: 12.88
2008: 12.20
2007: 11.47
2006: 11.16
2005: 11.49
2004: 11.36
2003: 10.83
2002: 10.88
2001: 10.37
2000: 11.04
1999: 10.47

Male Suicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male suicides by any means total

2016: 1,5307
2015: 1,468
2014: 1,436
2013: 1,409
2012: 1,320

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

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

2016: 24.447
2015: 23.43
2014: 22.96
2013: 22.57
2012: 21.19

Female Suicide Victims (any method)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female suicides by any means total

2016: 4377
2015: 426
2014: 376
2013: 377
2012: 326

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

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

2016: 6.707
2015: 6.52
2014: 5.76
2013: 5.77
2012: 4.99

Gun Suicides

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual firearm suicides total

2016: 9767
2015: 932
2014: 897
2013: 9188
2012: 819
2011: 883
2010: 762
2009: 825
2008: 770
2007: 719
2006: 734
2005: 768
2004: 722
2003: 724
2002: 720
2001: 684
2000: 756
1999: 709

Rate of Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 7.637
2015: 7.28
2014: 7.01
2013: 7.19
2012: 6.42
2011: 6.93
2010: 6.00
2009: 6.51
2008: 6.11
2007: 5.72
2006: 5.87
2005: 6.17
2004: 5.82
2003: 5.85
2002: 5.84
2001: 5.56
2000: 6.16
1999: 5.78

Male Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male firearm suicides total

2016: 8587
2015: 807
2014: 807
2013: 797
2012: 728

Rate of Male Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 13.707
2015: 12.88
2014: 12.90
2013: 12.77
2012: 11.69

Female Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female firearm suicides total

2016: 1187
2015: 125
2014: 90
2013: 121
2012: 91

Rate of Female Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 1.817
2015: 1.91
2014: 1.38
2013: 1.85
2012: 1.39

Handgun Suicides

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual handgun suicides total

2016: 1097
2015: 120
2014: 111
2013: 1127
2012: 101
2011: 95
2010: 82
2009: 62
2008: 45
2007: 60
2006: 41
2005: 53
2004: 41
2003: 40
2002: 34
2001: 43
2000: 34
1999: 61

Rate of Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 0.857
2015: 0.94
2014: 0.87
2013: 0.88
2012: 0.79
2011: 0.75
2010: 0.65
2009: 0.49
2008: 0.36
2007: 0.48
2006: 0.33
2005: 0.43
2004: 0.33
2003: 0.32
2002: 0.28
2001: 0.35
2000: 0.28
1999: 0.50

Male Handgun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male handgun suicides total

2016: 967
2015: 99
2014: 99
2013: 98
2012: 89

Rate of Male Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 1.537
2015: 1.58
2014: 1.58
2013: 1.57
2012: 1.43

Female Handgun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female handgun suicides total

2016: 137
2015: 21
2014: 12
2013: 14
2012: 12

Rate of Female Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 07
2015: 0.32
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0

Long Gun Suicides

ChartIn Pennsylvania, the number of long gun suicides is

2016: 737
2015: 70
2014: 96
2013: 85
2012: 67
2011: 71
2010: 61
2009: 80
2008: 71
2007: 70
2006: 58
2005: 75
2004: 53
2003: 65
2002: 68
2001: 59
2000: 86
1999: 67

Rate of Long Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 0.607
2015: 0.59
2014: 0.79
2013: 0.71
2012: 0.54
2011: 0.56
2010: 0.48
2009: 0.63
2008: 0.56
2007: 0.56
2006: 0.46
2005: 0.60
2004: 0.43
2003: 0.53
2002: 0.55
2001: 0.48
2000: 0.70
1999: 0.55

Male Long Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male long gun suicides total

2016: 737
2015: 70
2014: 96
2013: 85
2012: 67

Rate of Male Long Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

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

2016: 1.177
2015: 1.12
2014: 1.54
2013: 1.36
2012: 1.08

Female Long Gun Suicide Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, annual gun suicides (other) total

2016: 7907
2015: 736
2014: 685
2013: 7157
2012: 649
2011: 717
2010: 619
2009: 683
2008: 654
2007: 589
2006: 635
2005: 640
2004: 628
2003: 619
2002: 618
2001: 582
2000: 636
1999: 581

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

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

2016: 6.187
2015: 5.75
2014: 5.36
2013: 5.607
2012: 5.08
2011: 5.63
2010: 4.87
2009: 5.39
2008: 5.19
2007: 4.69
2006: 5.08
2005: 5.14
2004: 5.06
2003: 5.00
2002: 5.01
2001: 4.73
2000: 5.18
1999: 4.74

Male Gun Suicide (Other) Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual male gun suicides (other) total

2016: 6897
2015: 638
2014: 612
2013: 614
2012: 572

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

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

2016: 117
2015: 10.18
2014: 9.79
2013: 9.84
2012: 9.18

Female Gun Suicide (Other) Victims

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual female gun suicides (other) total

2016: 1017
2015: 98
2014: 73
2013: 101
2012: 77

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

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

2016: 1.557
2015: 1.50
2014: 1.12
2013: 1.55
2012: 1.18

Unintentional Gun Deaths

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual unintentional shooting deaths total

2016: 147
2015: 16
2014: 13
2013: 20
2012: 58
2011: 20
2010: 32
2009: 23
2008: 32
2007: 23
2006: 30
2005: 32
2004: 26
2003: 20
2002: 25
2001: 23
2000: 42
1999: 36

Rate of Unintentional Gun Death per 100,000 People

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

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0.17
2012: 0.51
2011: 0.16
2010: 0.25
2009: 0.18
2008: 0.25
2007: 0.18
2006: 0.24
2005: 0.26
2004: 0.21
2003: 0.16
2002: 0.20
2001: 0.19
2000: 0.34
1999: 0.29

Unintentional Male Gun Deaths

ChartIn Pennsylvania, annual unintentional male shooting deaths total

2016: 147
2015: 16
2014: 13
2013: 20
2012: 58

Rate of Unintentional Male Gun Death per 100,000 People

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

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0.32
2012: 0.93

Unintentional Female Gun Deaths

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

2016: 137
2015: 15
2014: 11
2013: 18
2012: 54
2011: 17
2010: 25
2009: 16
2008: 28
2007: 19
2006: 24
2005: 30
2004: 21
2003: 16
2002: 22
2001: 21
2000: 38
1999: 34

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

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

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0.48
2011: 0.00 (unreliable)
2010: 0.20
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.22
2007: 0.00 (unreliable)
2006: 0.19
2005: 0.24
2004: 0.17
2003: 0.00 (unreliable)
2002: 0.18
2001: 0.17
2000: 0.31
1999: 0.28

Unintentional Male Gun Deaths (Other)

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

2016: 137
2015: 15
2014: 11
2013: 18
2012: 54

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

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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: 0.87

Unintentional Female Gun Deaths (Other)

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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: 11
2010: 0 (suppressed)
2009: 0 (suppressed)
2008: 0 (suppressed)
2007: 13
2006: 3
2005: 10
2004: 10
2003: 11
2002: 10
2001: 13
2000: 7
1999: 10

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

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

2016: 07
2015: 0
2014: 0
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0.09
2010: 0.00 (unreliable)
2009: 0.00 (unreliable)
2008: 0.00 (unreliable)
2007: 0.10
2006: 0.02
2005: 0.08
2004: 0.08
2003: 0.09
2002: 0.08
2001: 0.11
2000: 0.06
1999: 0.08

Male Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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: 11
2006: 0 (suppressed)
2005: 0 (suppressed)
2004: 0 (suppressed)
2003: 10
2002: 0 (suppressed)
2001: 13
2000: 0 (suppressed)
1999: 0 (suppressed)

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

ChartIn Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania, annual legal-intervention gun homicides total

2016: 147
2015: 10
2014: 11
2013: 16
2012: 17
2011: 4118
2010: 32
2009: 47
2008: 3819
2007: 41
2006: 36
2005: 19
2004: 34
2003: 22
2002: 20
2001: 1820
2000: 27
1999: 30
1998: 13
1997: 33
1996: 18
1995: 21

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 Pennsylvania at a rate of 14.121 per 100,000 inhabitants

Suppliers of Crime Guns to Other US States (Rank)

When crime guns seized in the United States were traced, Pennsylvania ranked at No. 3021 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 Pennsylvania is categorised as permissive22

Firearm Law

Guiding gun control legislation in Pennsylvania includes the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes and the Constitution of Pennsylvania 196823

Firearm Regulation Authority

Guns in Pennsylvania are regulated by the State of Pennsylvania24 25 26

Right to Possess Firearms

In Pennsylvania, the right to private gun ownership is conditionally guaranteed by the US Constitution,27 as limited by federal law28 and state law29 25 26

Restricted Firearms and Ammunition

In Pennsylvania, civilians are not allowed to possess machine guns, unless manufactured prior to 19 May 1986,30 but civilians are allowed to possess assault weapons,31 .50 calibre rifles32 and large capacity ammunition magazines33 25 26

Regulation of Automatic Weapons

In Pennsylvania, private possession of fully automatic weapons is permitted subject to federal licensing and registration30 34 25 26

Regulation of Semiautomatic Assault Weapons

In Pennsylvania, private possession of semi-automatic assault weapons is permitted without a licence31 25 26

Regulation of Handguns

In Pennsylvania, private possession of handguns (pistols and revolvers) is permitted without a licence35 36 25 26

Gun Ownership and Possession

In Pennsylvania, non-prohibited persons of minimum age36 35 25 26 may lawfully acquire, possess or transfer a firearm or ammunition

Minimum Age for Firearm Possession

The minimum age for gun ownership in Pennsylvania is 18 years37 25 26

Domestic Violence and Firearms

Where a past history, or apprehended likelihood of family violence exists, the law in Pennsylvania stipulates38 25 26 that firearm possession should be denied or revoked

Firearm Safety Training

In Pennsylvania, an understanding of firearm safety and the law, tested in a theoretical and/or practical training course is not required39 25 26

Firearm Registration

Civilian Gun Registration

In Pennsylvania, the law does not require (registration prohibited)40 25 26 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 Pennsylvania, licensed firearm dealers are required41 25 26 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 Pennsylvania, the private sale and transfer of firearms is prohibited unless conducted by a licensed firearms dealer42 25 26

Regulation of Dealer Gun Sales

In Pennsylvania, dealing in firearms by way of business without a valid gun dealer’s licence is unlawful43 25 26

Background Checks for Private Gun Sales

The buyer of a firearm in a private sale in Pennsylvania is obliged42 44 25 26 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 Pennsylvania is obliged44 25 26 to pass official background checks before taking possession

Limit on Gun Dealer Sales

In Pennsylvania, the number and type of firearms which can be sold by a licensed gun dealer to a single gun owner is not limited45 25 26

Number of Licensed Gun Dealers

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

2015: 6,34746
2014: 6,32547
2013: 6,22748
2012: 5,89149
2011: 5,64950

Waiting Period for Gun Possession

In Pennsylvania, the minimum wait for a lawful firearm purchase to be completed is undetermined51 25 26

Regulation of Gun Shows

In Pennsylvania, gun shows and temporary firearm dealing events are not regulated52 25 26 in law

Storage and Transport of Guns and Ammunition

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Private

Firearm regulations in Pennsylvania do not include53 25 26 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of private guns and ammunition

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Dealer

Firearm regulations in Pennsylvania include54 43 25 26 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition by licensed arms dealers

Firearm and Ammunition Transport Regulations

Regulations in Pennsylvania include55 53 25 26 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition while in transit

Marking and Tracing Guns and Ammunition

Firearm Marking

In Pennsylvania, a unique identifying mark on each firearm is required by law56 57 58 59 25 26

Ballistic Record of Firearms and Ammunition

In Pennsylvania, the ballistic characteristics of each civilian firearm and its ammunition are not60 25 26 recorded in a register

Carrying Guns

Carrying Guns Openly in Public

In Pennsylvania, carrying a firearm in plain view in a public place is allowed without a permit, except in Philadelphia where it is subject to a valid permit61 25 26

Carrying Hidden Handguns in Public

In Pennsylvania, carrying a concealed firearm in a public place is allowed, subject to a valid permit39 25 26

Hidden Handgun Permit May, or Shall Be Issued

In Pennsylvania, local licensing authorities "shall issue", without room for discretion,39 62 25 26 a hidden handgun carry permit to any non-prohibited person who applies

Reciprocity for Hidden Handgun Permit Holders

In Pennsylvania, gun owners with a permit to carry hidden handguns issued in another jurisdiction are granted (by mutual agreement)39 25 26 reciprocal rights

Exempting Hidden Handgun Permit Holders from Background Checks

In Pennsylvania, gun owners with a valid permit to carry a hidden handgun are not exempt39 25 26 from background checks when buying from a licensed gun dealer

Gun Free Zones

In Pennsylvania, private guns are prohibited in courthouses,63 vehicles (loaded firearms)55 and schools64 25 26

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 Pennsylvania as ‘C’65

Gun Law Ranking – Brady Campaign

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

2011: 2666
2010: 2667
2009: 2568
2008: 2669
2007: 2670

Gun Law Ranking – Open Society Institute

In its Comparative Survey of State Firearm Laws, the Open Society Institute ranked Pennsylvania at No. 2371 among 50 US States


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