Gun deaths account for a tiny fraction of overall death in the U.S.
The Red sections of each bar below represent deaths due to firearms.
In 2013, firearms accounted for a total of 1.3% of all deaths in the U.S.
Some people claim that over 32,000 people per year die from gun violence.
The fact is, 64% of all firearm deaths are suicides.
The gun control debate misses the point:
3. Gun Control