Texas Concealed Handgun Licenses

The Tribune analyzed Texas Department of Public Safety data on concealed handgun license issuance during 2009. These thematic maps show a county-by-county breakdown of the total number of licenses issued and the per-capita licensing rate. The latter figure is a more accurate measure for the proportion of residents who received licenses. Darker colors represent higher totals and rates.

SWITCH MAPS: Total Licenses Issued 2009 | Licenses Rate Per 1,000 Residents

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Data sources: Texas Department of Public Safety, Esri | Download .csv: Total, Rate | Feedback | Built with Google Fusion Tables