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Some Facts to Ponder
July 15, 2007, 6:20 pm
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The number of physicians in the U.S. is 700,000. Accidental deaths caused by Physicians per year are 120,000. Accidental deaths per physician is 0.171. Not everyone has a gun, but virtually everyone has a doctor. Statistics courtesy of U.S. Dept. of Health Human Services.

The number of gun owners in the U.S. is 80,000,000. The number of accidental gun deaths per year, all age groups, is 1,500. The number of accidental deaths per gun owner is .000188. Statistics courtesy of the FBI

Therefore, physicians are 9,000 times more dangerous than gun owners.

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