Gun 'Super Owners': Tiny Niche Possesses Half of US Firearms
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 () Gun "super owners," with an average arsenal of 17 weapons, comprise about three percent of American adults and possess half of the firearms in the country, according to an unpublished Harvard survey obtained by news media.
As the percentage of overall US gun owners shrinks, their piles of guns are growing, with half of all guns owned by 3% of Americans – as gun ‘super-owners’ have amassed an average of 17 guns each. Meanwhile, the gender gap in gun ownership is shrinking.
Three percent of American adults hold about half of the country's guns, with collections from eight to 140 firearms, according to a new survey. What motivates... Christian Science Monitor - USAlso reported by •nola.com