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Deaths From Gun Violence: How The U.S. Compares With The Rest Of The World

4 monthes ago   |   By NPR

A new report says the U.S. has the 28th highest rate in the world: 4.43 deaths due to gun violence per 100,000 people in 2017. By contrast, Bangladesh saw 0.07 deaths per 100,000 people.
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