“veterans” Charts

Defeating Homelessness »

From 2005 to 2013 there has been an overall decline in the number of homeless people. With around a decline…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 117
Score: 5

Abandoned Veterans »

Is it fair that people who risked their lives for our country are made to live on the streets? I…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 91
Score: 5

Will you survive the military? »

The answer is a very probable yes. According to the data only 2.84% of people in the military die either…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 180
Score: 3

#saveourveterans: Military Families Disapprove of VA »

Nearly 3 of 4 veterans and military families believe the US Department of Veterans Affairs has not lived up to…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 175
Score: 3

Americans Believe Vets Have Worse Healthcare than Detainees »

A poll released by FOX News shows half of Americans believe Guantanamo Bay Detainees receive better healthcare than U.S. veterans.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 63
Score: 2

Younger Americans Have Confidence in the Military's Strength »

Americans aged 18 - 49 are more confident in the relative power of the armed forces than are their elders.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 69

Americans Are Starting to Doubt Our Military Power »

Americans of all ideological dispositions are increasingly worried that the United States is not spending enough on its defense. Over…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 57

U.S. Veterans Have Less Stress »

U.S. Veterans Aged 45-64 have less stress than regular civilians. The percentages represent the number of people who said they…

Lauren G.
by: Lauren G.
views: 70

Postal Service Gets High Marks - VA Gets Lowest »

The U.S. Postal Service is unambiguously the most approved of federal agency of those that were polled on, with the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 42

Should the United States Reinstate a Military Draft? »

A strong majority of Americans oppose a return to a system of military draft. The United States has not implemented…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 42

Department of Veterans Affairs Has Seen Budget Soar »

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is the fifth largest agency measured by spending, and VA spending has tripled since…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 139

Look How Much We're Already Spending on the Iraq War »

Iraq was a costly war for everyone involved, including U.S. taxpayers. The annual expenditure rate of the Iraq war comes…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 73

Taking Care of Our Veterans: State Expenditures »

In 2013, the total state expenditures on veteran affairs summed over 142 billion dollars. Of that 142 billion, approximately eighty-eight…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 73

Occupations: Veterans vs. Nonveterans »

The most popular type of occupation among employed U.S. veterans in 2012 was professional and related work, with 19.7% of…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 77

Educational Attainment by Veteran Status »

Recent U.S. veterans from the Gulf War-era II (served since September 2001) are the most likely veterans to have received…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 121

Labor Market Activity of Young Veterans »

The longer that young U.S. veterans (ages 18-24) are separated from the Armed Forces, the higher the rate of employment…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 43

Veterans by Period of Service »

As of May 2013, 46% of U.S. veterans served during the World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam-era. Veterans from…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 65

Recent Veterans Have Highest Unemployment Rates »

In general, U.S. veterans have lower unemployment rates than nonveterans. However, Gulf War-era II veterans (served since September 2001) have…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 67

A Snapshot of Our Nation's Veterans »

In 2010, there were 21.8 million U.S. veterans, the majority of whom were white males. Veterans were more likely than…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 60