In 2016, 812 people died from gun violence in Colorado. Seventy-five percent of all gun deaths in Colorado were suicides, and 20% were homicides.*

Additional Information:

Firearm Homicide in Colorado

Firearm Suicide in Colorado

Report: Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Colorado

*Source: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC. Firearm Deaths and
Rates per 100,000. Fatal Injury Reports, 1999-2016. Available:

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