Physical violence by firearm prevalence

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

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    1990 Ranking
    1. United States 194.22
    2. Colombia 168.45
    3. Puerto Rico 123.17
    4. El Salvador 104.43
    5. Brazil 91.08
    6. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 88.68
    7. Greenland 62.96
    8. Thailand 60.76
    9. Argentina 57.37
    10. Venezuela 54.86
    11. South Africa 53.19
    12. Paraguay 51.93
    13. Bahamas 51.58
    14. Honduras 51.20
    15. Cape Verde 49.26
    16. Uruguay 45.36
    17. Mexico 45.00
    18. Italy 44.67
    19. Canada 39.79
    20. Guatemala 37.18
    21. Serbia 36.76
    22. Albania 35.80
    23. Comoros 30.91
    24. Haiti 30.22
    25. Norway 29.25
    26. Mauritania 28.79
    27. Madagascar 28.76
    28. Djibouti 28.66
    29. Ecuador 28.65
    30. Panama 28.36
    31. Nigeria 27.78
    32. Portugal 27.61
    33. Croatia 26.96
    34. Montenegro 26.94
    35. Sweden 26.93
    36. Israel 26.66
    37. Trinidad and Tobago 26.36
    38. Namibia 26.08
    39. Chile 26.03
    40. Bermuda 26.03
    41. Estonia 25.91
    42. Kenya 25.45
    43. Dominican Republic 25.18
    44. Eritrea 25.16
    45. Belgium 25.15
    46. South Sudan 25.07
    47. Finland 24.91
    48. Philippines 24.37
    49. Liberia 23.97
    50. Iraq 23.90
    51. Guinea 23.86
    52. Barbados 23.78
    53. Sierra Leone 23.75
    54. Ivory Coast 23.48
    55. Burundi 23.16
    56. Senegal 23.10
    57. Luxembourg 22.83
    58. Malta 22.62
    59. Switzerland 22.50
    60. Netherlands 22.48
    61. Northern Mariana Islands 22.45
    62. Costa Rica 22.18
    63. Cameroon 22.06
    64. Mali 21.77
    65. Cyprus 21.63
    66. France 21.54
    67. Lesotho 21.50
    68. Saint Lucia 21.45
    69. Rwanda 21.36
    70. Gambia 20.89
    71. Nicaragua 20.65
    72. Guam 20.62
    73. Bolivia 20.54
    74. Somalia 20.52
    75. Japan 19.90
    76. Gabon 19.85
    77. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 19.69
    78. Andorra 19.68
    79. Benin 19.33
    80. Niger 19.33
    81. Guinea Bissau 19.26
    82. Denmark 19.01
    83. Swaziland 19.00
    84. Azerbaijan 19.00
    85. Greece 18.65
    86. Ethiopia 18.38
    87. West Bank and Gaza 18.35
    88. Austria 18.21
    89. Turkey 18.15
    90. Botswana 18.12
    91. Latvia 17.76
    92. Chad 17.61
    93. Burkina Faso 17.53
    94. Zambia 17.43
    95. Lithuania 17.40
    96. Germany 17.26
    97. Australia 17.19
    98. Togo 16.79
    99. United Kingdom 16.60
    100. Russia 16.21
    101. China 15.83
    102. Spain 15.76
    103. Bulgaria 15.51
    104. Mozambique 15.49
    105. Peru 15.21
    106. Iceland 15.21
    107. Qatar 15.20
    108. Malawi 15.14
    109. Uganda 15.02
    110. Tanzania 14.94
    111. Czech Republic 14.65
    112. Ghana 14.40
    113. Slovakia 14.25
    114. Taiwan 14.24
    115. Singapore 14.16
    116. Slovenia 14.11
    117. Jordan 14.09
    118. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 13.60
    119. Cuba 13.51
    120. Antigua and Barbuda 13.17
    121. Belize 13.15
    122. Sri Lanka 13.13
    123. Ireland 13.10
    124. Guyana 12.87
    125. Georgia 12.83
    126. Malaysia 12.71
    127. Congo (Brazzaville) 12.22
    128. Dominica 12.16
    129. Moldova 12.08
    130. Suriname 11.80
    131. Belarus 11.56
    132. American Samoa 11.47
    133. South Korea 11.10
    134. New Zealand 11.04
    135. Ukraine 10.91
    136. Hungary 10.91
    137. Seychelles 10.90
    138. United Arab Emirates 10.76
    139. Bahrain 10.73
    140. Bosnia and Herzegovina 10.45
    141. Vanuatu 10.22
    142. Armenia 10.21
    143. Brunei 9.98
    144. Kuwait 9.89
    145. Mauritius 9.89
    146. Equatorial Guinea 9.63
    147. Central African Republic 9.18
    148. North Korea 9.09
    149. Romania 8.92
    150. Kazakhstan 8.92
    151. Kyrgyzstan 8.90
    152. Angola 8.72
    153. Syria 8.63
    154. Turkmenistan 8.60
    155. Jamaica 8.46
    156. Poland 8.37
    157. Grenada 8.29
    158. Saint Thomas and Principe 8.28
    159. Maldives 8.10
    160. Congo (Kinshasa) 7.97
    161. Saudi Arabia 7.92
    162. Tajikistan 7.86
    163. Indonesia 7.20
    164. Samoa 6.89
    165. Oman 6.72
    166. Vietnam 6.53
    167. Papua New Guinea 6.38
    168. Afghanistan 6.24
    169. India 6.06
    170. Libya 5.87
    171. Fiji 5.77
    172. Zimbabwe 5.76
    173. Lebanon 5.53
    174. Micronesia 5.51
    175. Tunisia 5.30
    176. Uzbekistan 5.29
    177. Laos 5.26
    178. Timor Leste 5.08
    179. Algeria 4.91
    180. Tonga 4.77
    181. Solomon Islands 4.76
    182. Marshall Islands 4.66
    183. Pakistan 4.47
    184. Mongolia 4.02
    185. Burma (Myanmar) 4.00
    186. Morocco 3.96
    187. Iran 3.95
    188. Sudan 3.95
    189. Egypt 3.91
    190. Nepal 3.90
    191. Bangladesh 3.71
    192. Bhutan 3.69
    193. Cambodia 3.34
    194. Kiribati 3.04
    195. Yemen 2.71
    2017 Ranking
    1. United States 230.55
    2. Venezuela 207.01
    3. Puerto Rico 163.36
    4. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 157.38
    5. El Salvador 135.18
    6. Colombia 120.71
    7. Brazil 115.67
    8. Uruguay 115.14
    9. Bahamas 105.61
    10. Argentina 101.27
    11. Panama 97.94
    12. Guatemala 91.91
    13. Trinidad and Tobago 89.92
    14. Jamaica 80.54
    15. Canada 79.91
    16. Costa Rica 75.64
    17. Greenland 68.91
    18. Chile 67.23
    19. Honduras 66.49
    20. Cape Verde 66.48
    21. Dominican Republic 63.73
    22. Philippines 59.82
    23. Mexico 57.14
    24. Paraguay 53.42
    25. Saint Lucia 52.67
    26. Belize 51.13
    27. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 50.08
    28. Thailand 46.83
    29. Barbados 41.85
    30. Sweden 37.30
    31. Norway 37.25
    32. Japan 37.19
    33. Israel 36.61
    34. Ecuador 36.03
    35. Mauritania 34.87
    36. Bermuda 34.14
    37. Ivory Coast 32.82
    38. Kenya 32.69
    39. Senegal 31.30
    40. Malta 31.05
    41. Netherlands 31.04
    42. Finland 30.59
    43. Guyana 30.51
    44. South Africa 30.24
    45. Portugal 29.73
    46. Dominica 29.39
    47. Nicaragua 29.12
    48. Luxembourg 28.99
    49. Andorra 28.80
    50. Djibouti 28.62
    51. Austria 28.40
    52. Nigeria 28.37
    53. United Kingdom 27.97
    54. Cyprus 27.80
    55. China 27.73
    56. Gambia 27.67
    57. Belgium 27.57
    58. Haiti 27.50
    59. Greece 27.35
    60. Sierra Leone 27.29
    61. Cameroon 26.99
    62. Switzerland 26.86
    63. Namibia 26.66
    64. Guinea 26.62
    65. Cuba 26.53
    66. Germany 26.31
    67. Denmark 26.21
    68. Comoros 25.93
    69. Albania 25.58
    70. Antigua and Barbuda 25.51
    71. Mauritius 25.30
    72. Spain 25.25
    73. Benin 24.65
    74. Mali 24.41
    75. France 24.27
    76. Guam 24.27
    77. Northern Mariana Islands 24.26
    78. Iceland 24.13
    79. Maldives 23.97
    80. Chad 23.92
    81. Taiwan 23.80
    82. Togo 23.79
    83. Italy 23.41
    84. Bolivia 23.01
    85. West Bank and Gaza 22.94
    86. Montenegro 22.64
    87. Liberia 22.47
    88. Eritrea 22.24
    89. Ireland 22.15
    90. Guinea Bissau 22.14
    91. Lesotho 22.10
    92. South Korea 22.06
    93. Czech Republic 21.74
    94. Singapore 21.49
    95. Suriname 21.41
    96. Australia 21.09
    97. Botswana 21.05
    98. Seychelles 21.01
    99. South Sudan 20.55
    100. Grenada 20.37
    101. Ethiopia 19.71
    102. Swaziland 19.70
    103. Niger 19.55
    104. Madagascar 19.18
    105. United Arab Emirates 19.09
    106. Qatar 18.58
    107. Sri Lanka 18.56
    108. Slovenia 18.43
    109. Malaysia 18.37
    110. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 18.03
    111. Vietnam 18.01
    112. Burkina Faso 17.96
    113. Rwanda 17.91
    114. Lithuania 17.88
    115. Iraq 17.87
    116. Estonia 17.74
    117. Serbia 17.57
    118. Peru 17.54
    119. Bosnia and Herzegovina 17.49
    120. Latvia 17.32
    121. Croatia 17.09
    122. Ghana 17.01
    123. Slovakia 16.93
    124. Azerbaijan 16.93
    125. Russia 16.78
    126. Georgia 16.53
    127. Somalia 16.29
    128. Hungary 16.28
    129. Gabon 16.25
    130. Ukraine 16.15
    131. Belarus 15.84
    132. Brunei 15.78
    133. Bahrain 15.78
    134. Zambia 15.53
    135. Burundi 15.37
    136. Tanzania 15.26
    137. Romania 14.93
    138. Bulgaria 14.65
    139. Kuwait 14.59
    140. Saudi Arabia 14.38
    141. Poland 14.33
    142. Indonesia 13.90
    143. Uganda 13.85
    144. Oman 13.81
    145. Turkey 13.43
    146. Armenia 13.39
    147. New Zealand 13.26
    148. Mozambique 12.99
    149. Saint Thomas and Principe 12.89
    150. Malawi 12.75
    151. Jordan 12.54
    152. Moldova 12.25
    153. American Samoa 11.83
    154. North Korea 11.69
    155. Congo (Brazzaville) 11.33
    156. Vanuatu 11.00
    157. Kazakhstan 10.80
    158. Burma (Myanmar) 10.79
    159. Turkmenistan 10.61
    160. Equatorial Guinea 10.35
    161. Fiji 10.09
    162. Cambodia 9.94
    163. Zimbabwe 9.88
    164. Tunisia 9.77
    165. Timor Leste 9.61
    166. Samoa 9.58
    167. Laos 9.37
    168. India 8.75
    169. Lebanon 8.63
    170. Tonga 8.46
    171. Mongolia 8.33
    172. Libya 8.32
    173. Iran 8.30
    174. Syria 8.29
    175. Algeria 8.23
    176. Uzbekistan 8.18
    177. Central African Republic 7.64
    178. Micronesia 7.49
    179. Tajikistan 7.42
    180. Angola 7.41
    181. Bhutan 7.34
    182. Marshall Islands 7.18
    183. Kyrgyzstan 7.02
    184. Morocco 6.90
    185. Papua New Guinea 6.67
    186. Egypt 6.47
    187. Congo (Kinshasa) 5.97
    188. Bangladesh 5.87
    189. Solomon Islands 5.79
    190. Pakistan 5.54
    191. Sudan 5.41
    192. Afghanistan 5.31
    193. Nepal 4.93
    194. Kiribati 4.90
    195. Yemen 3.80

    The number of cases of physical violence by firearm per 100,000 people. It is considered a type of interpersonal violence.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange