The United States of America is the best place in the world to own guns. Period. It’s the only place you can get a gun at a Walmart. In fact, only 13 states require a background check. Guns can be advertised online and they can cost as little as US$100, making it the cheapest place to buy guns in the world. The estimated number of guns per capita is around 1.13. This means there are more guns than there are people. Insidermonkey experts made a list of the easiest countries to buy a gun in the world.
All the more concerning is the fact that gun related deaths far outweigh all other methods of homicide, especially terrorism, which is considered to be a far greater issue. In the US, in the last 50 years alone, 1.4 million people have been killed by guns. There is more than one gun for every citizen in the country with a population of nearly 320 million. Of course, the US isn’t the only country with all guns out approach. You can also check our list of 11 Countries With the Best Gun Control Laws.