Montana ranks sixth in gun related fatalities in the United States, according to a report from 24/7 Wall St.
In total, there were 194 gun related fatalities. Of those, 162 were suicides. Specific information regarding homicides was not available, the report stated.
The 20 states with the most gun violence include:
- New Mexico
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
The report gathered gun violence data by examining information from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
It also included information on violent crime rates from the FBI’s 2016 Uniform Crime Report.