Does Gun Regulation Prevent Gun Deaths?

Use the handle in the center of the map below to slide from one side of the map to another and explore whether more gun regulation can lead to fewer gun deaths. If you are on a mobile device, tap your finger on either side of the handle to move it.

Data Source: The Guardian UK
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Interactives

Does Regulation Increase Safety?

Check out our gun regulation and firearm death map and see if regulation prevents gun deaths.

Timeline of the Second Amendment

Click through our interactive timeline to explore the evolution of the Second Amendment throughout history.

Gun Regulations Around the World

View how gun regulations differ in industrialized nations worldwide.

Global Differences on Numbers of Firearms and Homicides

See the number of firearms and comparable firearm homicides in various countries here.

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Gun control debate

With the debate over gun control heating up, learn more about this controversial issue here.