Delaware

2009 – 2018
The overall gun death rate ranged from a low of 8.82 deaths per 100,000 people in Sussex County to a high of 11.23 deaths per 100,000 people in New Castle County.

Gun Deaths Rates per 100,000 People in Delaware by County, 2009 – 2018.

Age-adjusted. All races, all ethnicities, both sexes, all ages. 1. 2.

1. The standard population for age-adjustment represents the year 2000, all races, both sexes.

2. Rates based on 20 or fewer deaths may be unstable. These rates are suppressed/unreliable for unlabeled counties (gray tone).

 
2009 – 2018
The overall gun death rate ranged from a low of 2.08 deaths per 100,000 people in Sussex County to a high of 6.39 deaths per 100,000 people in New Castle County.

Gun Deaths Rates per 100,000 People in Delaware by County, 2009 – 2018.

Age-adjusted. All races, all ethnicities, both sexes, all ages. 1. 2.

1. The standard population for age-adjustment represents the year 2000, all races, both sexes.

2. Rates based on 20 or fewer deaths may be unstable. These rates are suppressed/unreliable for unlabeled counties (gray tone).
2009 – 2018
The overall gun death rate ranged from a low of 4.57 deaths per 100,000 people in New Castle County to a high of 6.50 deaths per 100,000 people in Sussex County.

Gun Deaths Rates per 100,000 People in Delaware by County, 2009 – 2018.

Age-adjusted. All races, all ethnicities, both sexes, all ages. 1. 2.

1. The standard population for age-adjustment represents the year 2000, all races, both sexes.

2. Rates based on 20 or fewer deaths may be unstable. These rates are suppressed/unreliable for unlabeled counties (gray tone).