Gun sales by state

Gun Sales Statistics in California

California has a population of 39,148,760. In the year 2020, there were 874,175 firearms sold in California. That's one firearm sold for every 44.8 people in the state. California ranks in the #46 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #6 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in California there are 1.29 gun dealers.

California

Sales

  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
819,598
684,886
662,497
874,175
Firearm Sales in California
Year 2020 874,175
Year 2019 662,497
Year 2018 684,886
Year 2017 819,598
Dealers & Manufacturers in California
Gun dealers 1,920
Gun pawnbrokers 89
Ammo manufacturers 78
Gun manufacturers 533
Gun importers 64
Number of McDonald's in the state 1,492

Sources: fbi.gov, atf.gov, wikipedia.org, apnews.com