Massachusetts beats Tennessee

Two states that compare in size: Massachusetts and Tennessee. Massachusetts gun laws rate as more stringent. Giffords Law Center grades Massachusetts laws as A- and Tennessee as F. How do their incidents of gun violence compare?

Massachusetts vs Tennessee in 2021

Two states of about the same size
Massachusetts: Gun Law Grade: A-
Gun Deaths: 112
Gun Accidents: 14
Home Invasions: 10
Gun Suicides 12
Tennessee: Gun Law Grade F
Gun Deaths: 705
Gun Accidents: 75
Home Invasions 40
Gun Suicides 62

Source for grades: Giffords Law Center
Source for 2021 statistics: Gun Violence Archive