"We need to stop the flow of guns and weapons towards Mexico," President Calderon told AP. "Let me express to you that we've seized in this two years more than 25,000 weapons and guns, and more than 90 percent of them came from United States, and I'm talking from missiles launchers to machine guns and grenades."
1/4,400 mexican residents - 2 years
Mexico: U.S. Must Stop Gun Trade At Border - CBS News (external - login to view)
Last year, police confiscated 191 guns at the B.C.-Washington border. It's impossible to say how many others found their way into Canada.
1/23,000 BC residents - 1 year
CTV.ca | Smuggled guns fuelling B.C.'s gang problem
Mexico may look to have a bigger problem, but the stats do not include the other border crossings of Canada, or the guns confiscated on the streets of our cities.