Number of victims of school shootings in the United States between 1982 and February 2018

School shootings in the U.S. by victim count, as of February 2018 The statistic shows the number of victims of school shootings in the United States between 1982 and February 2018. On October 1, 2015, Chris Harper Mercer opened fire at Umpqua Community College in southwest Oregon. The gunman killed 9 people and wounded another 9 before shooting himself to death after being wounded in a shootout with police.
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FatalitiesInjured
Virginia Tech massacre (Blacksburg, Virginia, 2007) 3323
Sandy Hook Elementary massacre (Newtown, Connecticut, 2012)272
Stoneman Douglas High School shooting (Parkland, Florida, 2018)1714
Columbine High School massacre (Littleton, Colorado, 1999) 1324
Red Lake massacre (Red Lake, Minnesota, 2005) 105
Umpqua Community College shooting (Roseburg, OR, 2015) 99
Oikos University killings (Oakland, California, 2012) 73
Stockton schoolyard shooting (Stockton, California, 1989) 629
Isla Vista mass murder (Santa Barbara, California, 2014)613
Amish school shooting (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 2006) 65
University of Iowa shooting (Iowa City, Iowa, 1991) 61
Northern Illinois University shooting (DeKalb, Illinois, 2008) 521
Westside Middle School killings (Jonesboro, Arkansas, 1998) 510
Marysville-Pilchuck High Schoolshooting (Marysville, WA, 2014) 51
Thurston High School shooting (Springfield, Oregon, 1998) 425
Lindhurst High School shooting (Olivehurst, California, 1992) 410
FatalitiesInjured
Virginia Tech massacre (Blacksburg, Virginia, 2007) 3323
Sandy Hook Elementary massacre (Newtown, Connecticut, 2012)272
Stoneman Douglas High School shooting (Parkland, Florida, 2018)1714
Columbine High School massacre (Littleton, Colorado, 1999) 1324
Red Lake massacre (Red Lake, Minnesota, 2005) 105
Umpqua Community College shooting (Roseburg, OR, 2015) 99
Oikos University killings (Oakland, California, 2012) 73
Stockton schoolyard shooting (Stockton, California, 1989) 629
Isla Vista mass murder (Santa Barbara, California, 2014)613
Amish school shooting (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 2006) 65
University of Iowa shooting (Iowa City, Iowa, 1991) 61
Northern Illinois University shooting (DeKalb, Illinois, 2008) 521
Westside Middle School killings (Jonesboro, Arkansas, 1998) 510
Marysville-Pilchuck High Schoolshooting (Marysville, WA, 2014) 51
Thurston High School shooting (Springfield, Oregon, 1998) 425
Lindhurst High School shooting (Olivehurst, California, 1992) 410
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The statistic shows the number of victims of school shootings in the United States between 1982 and February 2018. On October 1, 2015, Chris Harper Mercer opened fire at Umpqua Community College in southwest Oregon. The gunman killed 9 people and wounded another 9 before shooting himself to death after being wounded in a shootout with police.
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Release date
February 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
1982 to February 2018

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