How Many Guns Did Americans Buy Last Month? We’re Tracking the Sales Boom. July 2020 was the second-highest month on record, according to estimates based on seasonally adjusted background check data. - August 3rd, 2020
Posted on August 22 2020
Americans bought an estimated 2.61 million guns in July 2020, making it the second-highest month on record, according to an analysis of FBI data.
This seasonally adjusted figure includes about 1.64 million handguns and 970,000 long guns (rifles and shotguns).