What is that bit about protecting your self from enemies both foreign and domestic. Oh that was the second amendment.
We have this publication near me called our town. had some interesting stats to think about. If you only go by the number of registered hunters, not even homes with registered guns. But hunters because they generally have some clue how to hit a target. But if you take, wisconsin (600K), penn (750), michigan (700K), and west virginia (250K) into account alone you have the largest army/militia in the world.