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Gun ownership in the U.S. by age 2016-2018

The statistic shows the percentage of population in the United States with one or more firearms in the household between 2016 and 2018, by age. At this time, 33 percent of Americans aged 65 and over owned a firearm.

Percentage of population in the United States with at least one gun in the household between 2016 and 2018, by age

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Source

Release date

August 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2016 to 2018

Number of respondents

3,064 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

All 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The source does not specify the amount of firearms owned by the respondents.
Each survey is conducted in October, with approximately 1,000 participants each year. Values are consolidated across all years.

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