Data Point – Concealed Carry Permits

Abstracted from Fox NewsConcealed handgun permits surging, blacks, women lead growth

  • Concealed handgun permits in the United States soared by 1.83 million since last July,
  • New record for the fourth consecutive year
  • Concealed handgun permit holders in the country = 16.3 million
  • Largest rate of growth among women and African-Americans, the Crime Prevention Research Center (CPRC) said.
  • More than 6 percent of American adults hold CCW licenses
  • Outside the restrictive states of California and New York, that figure rises to about 8 percent.

This next one is my favorite as a come back to all of those “Rivers of Blood” h8ters of the Second Amendment: | More…

| GraniteGrok

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