Nov. 27, 2012

General Public Survey on Veterans & Generational Change

Survey Details: Conducted Sep, 2011 | File Release Date: 27 Nov 12

Nov. 27, 2012

Veterans Survey

Survey Details: Conducted Jul-Sep, 2011 File Release Date: 27 Nov 12

Dec. 22, 2011

Women in the U.S. Military: Growing Share, Distinctive Profile

The women who serve in today’s military differ from the men who serve in a number of ways.

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Dec. 14, 2011

Video: The Military-Civilian Gap

These videos and an audio slideshow discuss the findings from surveys of veterans and the general public that examine the rewards and burdens of military service.

Dec. 8, 2011

The Difficult Transition from Military to Civilian Life

Military service is difficult, demanding and dangerous. But returning to civilian life also poses challenges for the men and women who have served in the armed forces.

Nov. 23, 2011

The Military-Civilian Gap: Fewer Family Connections

Whether or not they have served, most Americans have family members who have been in the armed forces. But as the size of the military shrinks, those ties may be diminishing.

Nov. 8, 2011

For Many Injured Veterans, A Lifetime of Consequences

One out of every ten veterans alive today was seriously injured at some point while serving in the military, and three-quarters of those injuries occurred in combat.

Oct. 5, 2011

War and Sacrifice in the Post-9/11 Era

As the U.S. marks the 10th anniversary of the longest period of sustained warfare in its history, the vast majority of veterans of the post-9/11 era are proud of their military service and say it has helped them mature as human beings.