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Hunting Doubles Gun Numbers
Stuff (New Zealand)
4 June 2014
… About 36 per cent of firearm licence holders live in the South Island, even though it is home to only about a quarter of the New Zealand population. Nationally, there are 237,684 licence holders.
Police district populations are taken from the latest Statistics NZ estimates from June last year. Police figures are as of May 2013.