The economic impacts of the firearms industry in the U.S.

The map below shows the arms industries by total economic output in every U.S. state. Each state is sized to reflect the value of its highest economic output (the higher output of arms industry, the bigger size of the image). The colors represent the number of jobs created by the gun industry.

The economic impacts of the firearms industry in America. Total economic output and number of jobs created.

Source: howmuch.net

 

U.S. States with the highest economic impact of the gun industry
1. Texas $3.828B and 23,070 jobs
2. California $3.636B and 20,610 jobs
3. Minnesota $2.429B and 11,650 jobs
4. Florida $2.395B and 14,850 jobs
5. Illinois $2.184B and 10,681 jobs
6. North Carolina $1.979B and 11,427 jobs
7. Pennsylvania $1.941B and 12,436 jobs
8. Massachusetts $1.859B and 7,116 jobs
9. New York $1.836B and 8,020 jobs
10. Ohio $1.606B and 11,772 jobs
11. Missouri $1.573B and 10,731 jobs
12. Oregon $1.438B and 7,166 jobs
13. Michigan $1.301B and 9,043 jobs
14. Connecticut $1.245B and 4,916 jobs
15. Arkansas $1.231B and 6,106 jobs
16. Georgia $1.187B and 7,403 jobs
17. Idaho $1.165B and 6,550 jobs
18. Arizona $1.117B and 6,906 jobs
19. Washington $1.033B and 6,538 jobs
20. Tennessee $1.028B and 6,825 jobs
21. New Hampshire $0.972B and 4,097 jobs
22. Mississippi $0.963B and 5,244 jobs
23. Alabama $0.955B and 5,929 jobs
24. Virginia $0.935B and 5,618 jobs
25. Colorado $0.928B and 5,880 jobs
26. Utah $0.912B and 6,074 jobs
27. Wisconsin $0.833B and 5,439 jobs
28. Kansas $0.830B and 5,625 jobs
29. South Carolina $0.772B and 5,014 jobs
30. Nebraska $0.751B and 4,201 jobs
31. Indiana $0.679B and 5,480 jobs
32. Kentucky $0.649B and 4,223 jobs
33. Maryland $0.581B and 3,041 jobs
34. Louisiana $0.562B and 4,035 jobs
35. Oklahoma $0.507B and 3,875 jobs
36. Montana $0.456B and 3,094 jobs
37. Iowa $0.406B and 2,657 jobs
38. Nevada $0.397B and 2,860 jobs
39. South Dakota $0.377B and 2,258 jobs
40. Maine $0.361B and 2,714 jobs
41 New Jersey $0.331B and 1,841 jobs
42. West Virginia $0.212B and 1,521 jobs
43. Wyoming $0.184B and 1,404 jobs
44. Alaska $0.141B and 1,220 jobs
45. New Mexico $0.133B and 1,079 jobs
46. North Dakota $0.128B and 1,048 jobs
47. Vermont $0.104B and 703 jobs
48. Rhode Island $0.097B and 509 jobs
49. Delaware $0.040B and 294 jobs
50. Hawaii $0.039B and 320 jobs
51. District of Columbia $0.004B and 10 jobs

 

Percent who own guns
Percent who own gun in the United States
Source: Business Insider

Percent who own guns ranged from 61.7% ownership in Alaska to 5.2% in Delaware.

Gun homicide rate in the United States
Reddit user: academiaadvice

Louisiana has one of the highest rates of gun deaths. The overall rate of death by firearms in the U.S 10.3 per 100,000 people.

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