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MAIG. 2010 ‘Part II: Identifying the Rates at which States "Export" Crime Guns.’ Trace the Guns: The Link between Gun Laws and Interstate Gun Trafficking; Part II, pp. 6-7. New York, NY: Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG). 1 September

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Part II: Identifying the Rates at which States "Export" Crime Guns

2009 Interstate Export Rate Rankings (Highest to Lowest)

Source State: Crime Guns Exported per 100,000 inhabitants - Crime Gun Exports - Crime Gun Imports

1. Mississippi: 50.3 - 1,485 - 286
2. West Virginia: 46.8 - 852 - 224
3. Kentucky: 34.9 - 1,504 - 566
4. Alaska: 33.4 - 233 - 81
5. Alabama: 33.2 - 1,561 - 619
6. South Carolina: 33.0 - 1,504 - 505
7. Virginia: 32.4 - 2,557 - 984
8. Indiana: 31.3 - 2,011 - 660
9. Nevada: 30.6 - 808 - 781
10. Georgia: 28.3 - 2,781 - 1,717
11. Arkansas: 26.6 - 769 - 109
12. Wyoming: 25.9 - 141 - 43
13. Arizona: 24.8 - 1,637 - 1,111
14. Montana: 24.2 - 236 - 97
15. Louisiana: 23.7 - 1,065 - 1,019
16. Vermont: 22.8 - 142 - 50
17. New Mexico: 21.7 - 437 - 237
18. Idaho: 19.3 - 298 - 124
19. Oklahoma: 19.0 - 699 - 351
20. North Carolina: 18.9 - 1,775 - 2,103
21. Kansas: 18.8 - 531 - 248
22. Tennessee: 18.6 - 1,171 - 1,063
23. Delaware: 18.5 - 164 - 211
24. New Hampshire: 18.3 - 242 - 80
25. Maine: 16.9 - 223 - 58
26. Oregon: 16.9 - 645 - 525
27. Ohio: 15.6 - 1,806 - 1,391
28. South Dakota: 14.8 - 120 - 39
29. Florida: 14.2 - 2,640 - 2,655
30. Pennsylvania: 14.1 - 1,777 - 1,142
31. Utah: 13.8 - 384 - 124
32. Colorado: 13.7 - 690 - 347
33. Maryland: 11.9 - 681 - 1,707
34. Washington: 11.9 - 794 - 688
35. North Dakota: 11.0 - 71 - 52
36. Wisconsin: 10.0 - 568 - 514
37. Missouri: 10.0 - 598 - 938
38. Iowa: 9.6 - 288 - 245
39. Texas: 9.0 - 2,240 - 1,854
40. Nebraska: 8.7 - 157 - 226
41. Connecticut: 6.9 - 243 - 293
42. Michigan: 6.9 - 684 - 1,173
43. Illinois: 6.5 - 844 - 3,643
44. Rhode Island: 6.3 - 66 - 104
45. Minnesota: 6.1 - 319 - 392
46. California: 4.8 - 1,772 - 4,462
47. Massachusetts: 3.6 - 239 - 689
48. New Jersey: 2.8 - 242 - 1,792
49. New York: 2.6 - 517 - 3,607
50. Hawaii: 2.3 - 30 - 13
51. District of Columbia: 2.2 - 13 - 978

[Editor's note: In this report, the term 'export' describes interstate transfers only within the United States, not to foreign countries].

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