In 2016, 3,353 people died from gun violence in Texas. Sixty percent of all gun deaths in Texas were suicides, and 37% were homicides.

Texas had the 26th highest firearm homicide rate and the 33rd highest firearm suicide rate.


Additional Information:

Firearm Homicide in Texas

Firearm Suicide in Texas

Report: Risk-Based Firearm Policy Recommendations for Texas


*Source: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC. Firearm Deaths and Rates per 100,000. Fatal Injury Reports, 1999-2016. Available: http://www.cdc.gov/injury/wisqars/fatal.html

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