Death every day.
The private firearms arsenal of the world.

A data visualization on gun ownership and homicide rates around the world

Die Zeit 
Hamburg, Germany

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This broadsheet visualization for Die Zeit shows the top 50 countries with the highest private gun ownership countries and their homicides. This list represents 95% of the world’s handgun ownership and 75% of its homicides. As you can see, there is no simple correlation between the rate of handgun ownership and the rate of homicide.

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