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By the numbers: Active records in NICS database

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Active records in database

Active records in the NICS index, as of July 31:

• Total active records in NICS Index: 8,077,516

• Illegal unlawful alien: 5,050,721

• Adjudicated mental health: 1,733,174

• Convicted of a crime punishable by more than one year or a misdemeanor punishable by more than two years: 717,165

• Fugitive from justice: 368,634

• Misdemeanor crime of domestic violence conviction: 88,368

• Under indictment/information: 35,699

• Federally denied persons file: 34,856

• Unlawful user/addicted to a controlled substance: 17,485

• Renounced U.S. citizenship: 17,188

• Dishonorable discharge: 10,088

• Protection/restraining order for domestic violence: 3,591

• State prohibiter (didn't meet state standards): 547

Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation