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GunPolicy.org. 2016 ‘Calculated Rates - Latvia.’ Historical Population Data - USCB International Data Base. Suitland, MD: US Census Bureau Population Division. 22 December

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Historical Population Data - Latvia

Year: Total Midyear Population
2022: 1'842'226
2021: 1'862'687
2020: 1'883'186
2019: 1'903'750
2018: 1'924'381
2017: 1'945'078
2016: 1'965'848
2015: 1'986'717
2014: 2,007,730
2013: 2,029,430
2012: 2,191,580
2011: 2,204,708
2010: 2,217,969
2009: 2,231,503
2008: 2,245,423
2007: 2,259,810
2006: 2,274,735
2005: 2,290,237
2004: 2,306,306
2003: 2,322,943
2002: 2,340,205
2001: 2,358,232
2000: 2,376,178
1999: 2,393,657
1998: 2,413,173
1997: 2,435,967
1996: 2,460,277

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GunPolicy.org rate calculation:

Possession Data

Number of Privately Owned Firearms
2017: 205,0001;
2005: 280,0002;

Calculated Rate* of Privately Owned Firearms per 100 Population
2017: 10.501;
2005: 19.02;

Number of Licensed Firearm Owners
2010: 35,9113;
2003: 37,5814;

Calculated Rate* of Licensed Firearm Owners per 100 Population
2010: 1.705;
2003: 1.625;

Number of Registered Firearms
2017: 70,0001;
2010: 62,6593;
2009: 62,5203;
2008: 59,0483;
2004: 57,5604;
2003: 66,1946 7 8;

Calculated Rate* of Registered Firearms per 100 Population
2017: 3.6;
2010: 2.96;
2009: 2.89;
2008: 2.69;
2004: 2.52;
2003: 2.87

Estimated Number of Illicit Firearms
2017: 135,0001;
2003: 8,6346

Calculated Rate* of Illicit Firearms per 100 Population
2017: 1.80;
2003: 0.37

Gun Death and Injury

Number of Total Gun Deaths
2014: 299 10 11 12
2013: 339 10 12
2012: 34
2011: 42
2009: 439 10 11 12
2008: 47
2007: 48
2006: 529 10 12
2005: 439 10 11 12
2004: 47
2003: 58
2002: 69
2001: 72
2000: 69
1999: 92
1998: 103
1997: 120
1996: 126

Calculated Rate* of Total Gun Death per 100,000 People
2014: 1.44
2013: 1.63
2012: 1.55
2011: 1.91
2009: 1.93
2008: 2.09
2007: 2.12
2006: 2.29
2005: 1.88
2004: 2.04
2003: 2.50
2002: 2.95
2001: 3.05
2000: 2.90
1999: 3.84
1998: 4.27
1997: 4.93
1996: 5.12

Number of Gun Homicides
2010: 413
2009: 5
2008: 8
2007: 4
2006: 4
2005: 13

Calculated Rate* of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People
2010: 0.18
2009: 0.22
2008: 0.36
2007: 0.18
2006: 0.18
2005: 0.57

[*Crude Rate per nn Population = Number ÷ Population x nn]

ID: Q4256

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