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Black Americans are 10 times more likely than white Americans to die by gun homicide.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Web-Based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS) Fatal Injury Reports. A yearly average was developed using five years of the most recent available data: 2015 to 2019. Analysis includes gun homicide including legal intervention by non-Hispanic/Latino race among all ages.

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