NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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NSGA Shooting Sports Participation

This annual report prepared for the National Shooting Sports Foundation by the National Sporting Goods Association details US participation in hunting and target shooting sports. New in 2014 is the Industry Intelligence Report, Hunting and Target Shooting Participation, available free with the purchase of the NSGA report. Read more.

PHONE SURVEY BEING CONDUCTED NOVEMBER 2014:
NSSF has contracted Responsive Management to conduct a telephone survey of Modern Sporting Rifles owners in early November. You can be assured your answers will be completely confidential and your answers will never be associated with your name. Should you be called, please help us by participating in this brief study.
Attention SHOT Show Attendees: NSSF will be conducting a research presentation on Jan. 21, 2015. Contact Jim Curcuruto for additional information. Event sponsored by Southwick Associates.

NSSF's Target Shooting in America

Millions of shooters, billions of dollars.  For the first time ever, economic data is available on the target shooting side of the firearms industry.  This report provides both state and national level data on participation and spending by targetshooters.  The figures from this report can be combined with figures from the Hunting in America report for the total economic benefit of the hunting and target shooting industries.

Industry Reference GuideSM

Industry Reference GuideA comprehensive report that encompasses the shooting sports industry into one, easy-to-reference resource! Full-color detailed information with the latest industry statistics. More than 170 pages of information.

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Economic Impact of Hunting and Target Shooting in America  

NSSF-Adjusted NICS Data

NSSF research adjusts the monthly National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) data to get a more accurate picture of current market conditions.

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NSSF Diversity Report

Breaking ground on the topic of diversity, this report outlines results from 6,000 respondents.

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