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

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Historical Population Data - Switzerland

2017: 8,236,303
2016: 8,179,294
2015: 8,121,830
2014: 8,061,516
2013: 7,996,026
2012: 7,925,517
2011: 7,850,100
2010: 7,769,856
2009: 7,693,227
2008: 7,610,995
2007: 7,529,531
2006: 7,478,651
2005: 7,448,224
2004: 7,417,342
2003: 7,384,538
2002: 7,348,652
2001: 7,312,215
2000: 7,277,250
1999: 7,242,498
1998: 7,217,045
1997: 7,202,163
1996: 7,188,778
1995: 7,164,212

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GunPolicy.org rate calculation:

Possession Data

Number of Privately Owned Firearms
2017: 2,332,0001 2 - 3,400,0003 4

Calculated Rate* of Privately Owned Firearms per 100 People
2017: 28.31 - 41.28

Number of Licensed Firearm Owners
2017: 279,0005;

Calculated Rate* of Licensed Firearm Owners per 100 population
2017: 3.39

Number of Registered Firearms
2017: 791,7191 5

Calculated Rate* of Registered Firearms per 100 population
2017: 9.61

Estimated Number of Illicit Firearms
2017: 1,540,1811 - 3,000,0004

Calculated Rate* of Illicit Firearms per 100 population
2017: 18.70 - 36.42

Gun Death and Injury

Total Number of Gun Deaths
2013: 2416 7 8
2012: 220
2011: 2399
2010: 241
2009: 277
2008: 259
2007: 291
2006: 285
2005: 299
2004: 318
2003: 339
2002: 397
2001: 408
2000: 387
1999: 392
1998: 466
1997: 434
1996: 454
1995: 436

Calculated Rate* of Total Gun Death per 100,000 People
2013: 3.01
2012: 2.78
2011: 3.04
2010: 3.10
2009: 3.60
2008: 3.40
2007: 3.86
2006: 3.81
2005: 4.01
2004: 4.29
2003: 4.59
2002: 5.40
2001: 5.58
2000: 5.32
1999: 5.41
1998: 6.46
1997: 6.03
1996: 6.32
1995: 6.09

Number of Homicides
2015: 5710
2014: 41
2013: 57
2012: 4511
2011: 46
2010: 5312
2009: 5113
2008: 5414
2007: 51
2006: 6015
2005: 75
2004: 7916
2003: 73
2002: 8617

Calculated Rate* of Homicide per 100,000 People (any method)
2015: 0.70
2014: 0.51
2013: 0.71
2012: 0.57
2011: 0.59
2010: 0.68
2009: 0.66
2008: 0.71
2007: 0.68
2006: 0.80
2005: 1.01
2004: 1.07
2003: 0.99
2002: 1.17

Number of Gun Homicides
2015: 1710
2014: 7
2013: 1810
2012: 13
2011: 2210 18
2010: 15
2009: 24

Calculated Rate* of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People
2015: 0.21
2014: 0.09
2013: 0.23
2012: 0.16
2011: 0.28
2010: 0.19
2009: 0.31

Number of Suicides (any method)
2011: 1,03419
2010: 1,004
2009: 1,105
2008: 1,313
2007: 1,368
2006: 1,31220
2005: 1,304
2004: 1,292
2003: 1,280
2002: 1,451
2001: 1,331
2000: 1,378
1999: 1,297
1998: 1,371
1997: 1,341
1996: 1,431
1995: 1,419

Calculated Rate* of Suicide per 100,000 People (any method)
2011: 13.17
2010: 12.92
2009: 14.36
2008: 17.25
2007: 18.17
2006: 17.54
2005: 17.51
2004: 17.42
2003: 17.33
2002: 19.75
2001: 18.20
2000: 18.94
1999: 17.91
1998: 19.00
1997: 18.62
1996: 19.91
1995: 19.81

Number of Gun Suicides
2011: 21019
2010: 222
2009: 253
2008: 23920
2007: 264
2006: 259
2005: 262
2004: 271
2003: 300
2002: 351
2001: 349
2000: 351
1999: 346
1998: 413
1997: 358
1996: 397
1995: 392

Calculated Rate* of Gun Suicide per 100,000 People
2011: 2.68
2010: 2.86
2009: 3.29
2008: 3.14
2007: 3.51
2006: 3.46
2005: 3.52
2004: 3.65
2003: 4.06
2002: 4.78
2001: 4.77
2000: 4.82
1999: 4.78
1998: 5.72
1997: 4.97
1996: 5.52
1995: 5.47

Number of Non-fatal Gun Injuries
2012: 1121
2011: 13
2010: 1022

Calculated Rate* of Non-fatal Gun Injurie per 100,000 People
2012: 0.14
2011: 0.17
2010: 0.13

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

ID: Q4826

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