WON Landing Page March 2022

Survey Says! At Least 10 percent more women are buying guns now than in ’05

Photo courtesy of Jason Baird

We know that women are definitely more interested than ever in firearms, and in particular, the acquisition of guns. CBS News, New York, recently published an article citing reasons that women want to learn to shoot and in particular, to protect themselves and their families. According to a recent Gallup poll, 23 percent of gun buyers are women — up from 13 percent in 2005. Then, CBS asks the question: “Do you own a gun or are you thinking of purchasing one? Let us know how you feel about firearms in our comments section below…”

It’s worth a read. 

  • About Barbara Baird

    Publisher/Editor Barbara Baird is a freelance writer in hunting, shooting and outdoor markets. Her bylines are found at several top hunting and shooting publications. She also is a travel writer, and you can follow her at https://www.ozarkian.com.