Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library

GunPolicy.org. 2016 ‘Calculated Rates - South Korea.’ Historical Population Data - USCB International Data Base. Suitland, MD: US Census Bureau Population Division. 10 June

Relevant contents

Historical Population Data - South Korea

Year: Total Midyear Population
2017: 51,181,299
2016: 50,924,172
2015: 50,645,073
2014: 50,345,320
2013: 50,063,069
2012: 49,823,397
2011: 49,559,043
2010: 49,258,140
2009: 49,000,481
2008: 48,753,802
2007: 48,453,272
2005: 47,988,429

++++

GunPolicy.org rate calculation:

Possession Data

Number of Licensed Firearm Owners

2016: 138,7511
2015: 143,643
2014: 154,974
2013: 173,246
2012: 187,073
2011: 192,985
2010: 219,979
2009: 242,403
2008: 260,310
2007: 268,216

Calculated Rate* of Licensed Firearm Owners per 100 population

2016: 0.271
2015: 0.28
2014: 0.30
2013: 0.34
2012: 0.37
2011: 0.38
2010: 0.44
2009: 0.49
2008: 0.53
2007: 0.55

Number of Registered Firearms
2017: 39,5302
2005: 300,0003

Calculated Rate* of Registered Firearms per 100 population
2017: 0.07
2005: 0.62

Estimated Number of Illicit Firearms
2017: 39,4702

Calculated Rate* of Illicit Firearms per 100 population
2017: 0.08

Gun Death and Injury

Number of Gun Homicides
2011: 94

Calculated Rate* of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People
2011: 0.02

Number of Unintentional Gun Deaths
2012: 35

Calculated Rate* of Unintentional Gun Death per 100,000 People
2012: 0.01

Number of Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause
2012: 35

Calculated Rate* of Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People
2012: 0.01

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

ID: Q4280

As many publishers change their links and archive their pages, the full-text version of this article may no longer be available from the original link. In this case, please go to the publisher's web site or use a search engine.