Key Facts About American’s Guns

Firearms are profoundly imbued in American culture and the country’s political discussions.

The Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution gives Americans the option to remain battle ready, and about 33% of U.S. grown-ups say they by and by own a weapon. Simultaneously, President Joe Biden and other policymakers recently proposed new limitations on gun access with an end goal to address weapon viciousness going from increasing homicide rates in a few significant urban areas to mass shootings.

Here are a few vital discoveries about Americans’ perspectives about weapon viciousness, firearm strategy and different subjects, drawn from late reviews by Pew Research Center and Gallup.