Number of mass shootings in the United States between 1982 and June 2018, by shooter's gender

Mass shootings in the U.S.: shooters by gender, as of June 2018 The statistic shows the number of mass shootings in the United States between 1982 and June 28, 2018, by gender of the shooter(s). Between 1982 and June 28, 2018, 2 mass shootings were initiated by solo-female shooters. In contrast, 98 mass shootings were carried out by male shooters. The mass shooting in San Bernardino on December 2nd 2016 was the only instance in which both a male and female were the shooters.
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Number of incidents
Male98
Female2
Male & female1
Number of incidents
Male98
Female2
Male & female1
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The statistic shows the number of mass shootings in the United States between 1982 and June 28, 2018, by gender of the shooter(s). Between 1982 and June 28, 2018, 2 mass shootings were initiated by solo-female shooters. In contrast, 98 mass shootings were carried out by male shooters. The mass shooting in San Bernardino on December 2nd 2016 was the only instance in which both a male and female were the shooters.
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June 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
1982 to June 28, 2018

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