Canada: reasons for firearms license application refusals in 2017

Reasons for firearms license application refusals in Canada in 2017, based on number of refusals

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Canada: reasons for firearms license application refusals in 2017 This graph shows the reasons for firearms license application refusals in Canada in 2017. In 2017, there were 68 license application refusals due to domestic violence nationwide.
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Reasons for firearms license application refusals in Canada in 2017, based on number of refusals

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Number of application refusals
Court-ordered prohibition/probation240
Potential risk to others199
Provided false information192
Mental health149
Potential risk to self148
Domestic violence68
Violent behaviour62
PAL ineligible*15
Drug offences14
Unsafe firearm use and storage12
Number of application refusals
Court-ordered prohibition/probation240
Potential risk to others199
Provided false information192
Mental health149
Potential risk to self148
Domestic violence68
Violent behaviour62
PAL ineligible*15
Drug offences14
Unsafe firearm use and storage12
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This graph shows the reasons for firearms license application refusals in Canada in 2017. In 2017, there were 68 license application refusals due to domestic violence nationwide.
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