Gun sales by state

Gun Sales Statistics in South Carolina

South Carolina has a population of 4,955,925. In the year 2020, there were 309,001 firearms sold in South Carolina. That's one firearm sold for every 16.0 people in the state. South Carolina ranks in the #23 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #22 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in South Carolina there are 3.33 gun dealers.

South Carolina

Sales

  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
221,482
156,658
187,086
309,001
Firearm Sales in South Carolina
Year 2020 309,001
Year 2019 187,086
Year 2018 156,658
Year 2017 221,482
Dealers & Manufacturers in South Carolina
Gun dealers 859
Gun pawnbrokers 161
Ammo manufacturers 18
Gun manufacturers 219
Gun importers 22
Number of McDonald's in the state 258

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