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USA. 2014 ‘Federal Firearms Licensees by State 2013.’ ATF Firearms Commerce in the United States: Annual Statistical Update 2014; Exhibit 11, p. 19. Washington DC: US Department of Justice, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). 24 April

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Exhibit 11. Federal Firearms Licensees [Dealers] by State 2013

State: FFL Population
Alabama: 2,404
Alaska: 1,011
Arizona: 3,062
Arkansas: 2,009
California: 8,435
Colorado: 2,829
Connecticut: 1,808
Delaware: 345
District of Columbia: 23
Florida: 7,494
Georgia: 3,807
Hawaii: 308
Idaho: 1,403
Illinois: 5,077
Indiana: 2,961
Iowa: 2,158
Kansas: 1,939
Kentucky: 2,473
Louisiana: 2,157
Maine: 3,826
Maryland: 3,175
Massachusetts: 974
Michigan: 4,366
Minnesota: 2,722
Mississippi: 1,504
Missouri: 5,934
Montana: 1,524
Nebraska: 1,138
Nevada: 1,361
New Hampshire: 1,176
New Jersey: 545
New Mexico: 1,150
New York: 4,130
North Carolina: 4,728
North Dakota: 638
Ohio: 5,014
Oklahoma: 2,461
Oregon: 2,608
Pennsylvania: 6,227
Rhode Island: 602
South Carolina: 2,209
South Dakota: 798
Tennessee: 3,516
Texas: 10,532
Utah: 1,241
Vermont: 558
Virginia: 4,441
Washington: 2,871
West Virginia: 1,469
Wisconsin: 3,130
Wyoming: 871
Other Territories: 102
Total: 139,244

Source: ATF, Federal Firearms Licensing Center, Firearms Licensing System. Data is based on active firearms licenses and related statistics as of the end of the fiscal year.

[ATF = Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives]

[Editor's note: Persons who are federally licensed to be gun collectors, or to be engaged in the business of manufacturing, importing, or selling firearms are known as "federal firearms licensees (FFLs)" - §923(a) of the US Gun Control Act of 1968, as amended.]

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