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Gould, Chandre, Guy Lamb, Gregory Mthembu-Salter, Steven Nakana and Dennis Rubel. 2004 ‘Introduction.’ Hide and Seek: Taking Account of Small Arms in Southern Africa, p. 133. Pretoria: Institute for Security Studies. 1 October
South Africa has the highest number of legally owned civilian firearms in the region.
In mid-1996 nearly 2 million South African citizens legally owned 3 503 573 firearms.
In 2004 there were 3 737 676 firearms licenced to individuals and institutions in the country…