Discussion in 'Clean Debate Zone' started by rightwinger, Dec 26, 2017.
So why in the 90's when they had the SAME laws was it so high? Or even 5 years ago?
A lot of African Americans left New York City too..
Because of Blacks..
New York's so expensive that a lot of the Black, and Puerto Rican ghetto trash who caused a lot of problems in the 90's fled to Georgia, Florida, the Carolina's, or out to Suburban cities like Newburgh, Newark, Bridgeport, Waterbury, Mount Vernon, Patterson, Middletown, Poughkeepsie, etc. etc.
El Paso has a lot of guns, and a low murder rate.
Juarez has few guns, and a huge murder rate.
Both on the other side of the border, both filled with Mexicans.
Like you, anyone can abstractly share facts.
Gun homicides and gun ownership listed by country
The US has the highest gun ownership rate in the world - an average of 88 per 100 people. That puts it first in the world for gun ownership - and even the number two country, Yemen, has significantly fewer - 54.8 per 100 people.
The US does not have the worst firearm murder rate - that prize belongs to Honduras, El Salvador and Jamaica. In fact, the US is number 28, with a rate of 2.97 per 100,000 people.
Puerto Rico tops the world’s table for firearms murders as a percentage of all homicides - 94.8%. It’s followed by Sierra Leone in Africa and Saint Kitts and Nevis in the Caribbean.
Chart showing gun ownership and murder rates by country (Raw data is here)
Interactive map showing
More likely so that New Yorkers could better remember its name.
So thinks anyone from New York, except the people in upstate New York which HATE the city, and until that perfect cyclone eventually hits New York Harbor dead on and puts it half underwater. Maybe next year. Then NYC will be another Puerto Rico and the center of only the nearest dumpster.
Besides America, Western Europe is a high gun owner part of the World, and has very low murder rates.
I guess you missed the whole point of the post to which you've replied. Let me make it clear for you: So what!
Lithuania = Lowest gun ownership rate in Europe, and also #1 in Suicide, and #2 in murder.
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