Bang bang

About 80,000 Americans a year survive gunshot injuries. Gunshot wounds cost the US an average annual $622 million at least.

The average annual cost per admission for a firearm assault injury is $20,989, more than twice that of a typical hospital stay.

According to the Gun Violence Archive (as of the end of August) so far this year there have been 10,267 deaths from firearms in the US.

Picture source: William Bell