The Contributing Factors Of Regional U.S. Gun Violence

Source: https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/10/2/16399418/us-gun-violence-statistics-maps-charts

This image explains how regions like the South-East and West without preventative gun reform laws have higher concentrations of firearm deaths. This is a striking correlation as other health factors like stress and mental health don’t necessarily relate to gun violence. As Richard Florida states, “States with tighter gun control laws have fewer gun-related deaths.”