Statistics

A Collection of Active Shooter and School Shootings Statistics

K-12 School Shooting Statistics (1970-2018)

Statistics from the Center for Homeland Defense and Security

1300+

SCHOOL SHOOTING INCIDENTS

Statistics and data used in these charts are from the Center for Homeland Defense and Security department of the Naval Postgraduate School. Please visit their website for data, sources, and methods.

How the Incidents Ended

  • Fled
  • Suicide Attempted
  • Surrendered
  • Unknown
  • Apprehended
  • Barricaded
  • Officer Involved

School Shootings by Year

Mass Shooting Statistics (1999-2018)

Statistics from The Washington Post
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STUDENTS HAVE EXPERIENCED GUN VIOLENCE AT SCHOOL
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SCHOOLS THAT HAVE EXPERIENCED SCHOOL SHOOTINGS
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NUMBER OF LIVES LOST TO SCHOOL SHOOTINGS
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NUMBER OF PEOPLE INJURED
0
MEDIAN AGE OF SCHOOL SHOOTERS

Active Shooter Event Statistics (2000-2014)

Statistics from OK State Regents for Higher Education

Top 5 Venues Targeted by Active Shooters

Museum ICON

6

Government Buildings
Amusement Park ICON

13

Entertainment Venues
Shopping Mall ICON

15

Stores/Malls
Hospital ICON

24

Corporate / Workplace
University ICON

38

Schools & Universities
Stadium ICON

39

Other Venues Combined

Who are the Active Shooters?

MALE

FEMALE

Ages of the Active Shooters

Youngest Active Shooter

12 Years Old

Oldest Active Shooter

88 Years Old

Information in the Active Shooter Event Statistics (2000-2014) was taken from an infographic by Regroup found on the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education website. Please read the infographic for more details and data sources.

School Shooting Statistics (1999-2018)

Statistics from The Washington Post
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NUMBER OF MASS SHOOTINGS
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NUMBER OF CASUALTIES
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NUMBER OF SHOOTERS
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NUMBER OF GUNS
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STATES THAT HAVE HAD MASS SHOOTINGS