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Gould, Chandre, Guy Lamb, Gregory Mthembu-Salter, Steven Nakana and Dennis Rubel. 2004 ‘Assessing the Extent of Civilian Ownership - Conclusion.’ Hide and Seek: Taking Account of Small Arms in Southern Africa; Chart 6.2, p. 202. Pretoria: Institute for Security Studies. 1 October
In South Africa there are more civilian licenced firearms than the combined small arms and light weapons stockpiles of the police and military.
The combined police and military stockpile amounted to just over half a million firearms (567 698), whereas there were 3 735 676 licenced civilian firearms…