Mass shootings account for a small fraction of gun murder and non-negligent manslaughter incidents in the U.S.
- According to Fivethirtyeight, "mass shootings still account for only a small fraction of the roughly 8,000 gun murder incidents in the U.S. each year", where murder is defined as both murder and non-negligent manslaughter. They reference the FBI’s Supplementary Homicide Reports, which are available at the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data.
- Definitions of murder and non-negligent manslaughter: Justia, ed.gov.
- Mass shootings account for a small fraction of gun deaths in the U.S.
- Most gun deaths in the U.S. are suicides