Utah has a population of 3,045,350. In the year 2020, there were 708,162 firearms sold in Utah. That's one firearm sold for every 4.3 people in the state. Utah ranks in the #1 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #8 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in Utah there are 5.86 gun dealers.