In 2017, 779 people died from gun violence in Colorado. Seventy-six percent of all gun deaths in Colorado were suicides, and 21% were homicides.*

Additional Information:

Firearm Homicide in Colorado

Firearm Suicide in Colorado

Report: Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Colorado

*Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. WONDER Online Database, 1999-2017. Available:

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