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Every three hours, a young Black male dies by gun homicide in the United States.

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 homicides including legal intervention among Black non-Hispanic/Latino children and teens ages 10 to 24.

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