Number of robberies in the United States in 2016, by weapon used

Number of robberies in the U.S. 2016, by weapon This graph displays the number of robberies in the United States in 2016, by weapon used. In 2016, firearms were involved in about 126,592 robberies.
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Weapon usedNumber of robberies
Strong-arm126,592
Firearm125,289
Other weapon28,486
Knife or cutting instrument24,321
Weapon usedNumber of robberies
Strong-arm126,592
Firearm125,289
Other weapon28,486
Knife or cutting instrument24,321
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This graph displays the number of robberies in the United States in 2016, by weapon used. In 2016, firearms were involved in about 126,592 robberies.
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September 2017
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United States
Survey time period
2016

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