A majority of gun owners (61 percent) are Republicans
77 percent of NRA members say they are Republicans, or lean that way
Among non-NRA gun owners, 58 percent are Republican, while 39 percent are Democrats.
NRA members tend to own more guns—52 percent says they own more than five guns, compared to 24 percent of non-members who said the same.
NRA members shoot more and are more likely to keep at least one firearm loaded
NRA members are more than twice as likely to carry a gun outside the home than non-members
Three out of 10 adults say they own a gun, and of that group, only about 19 percent say they belong to the NRA, which claims 5 million active members.
44 percent of adults say the NRA has too much influence over gun legislation, while 15 percent say they have too little, and 40 percent say it's just right
NRA members tend to be more politically active than their non-member counterparts