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Gulf War Veterans Supplemental Pre-9/11 Report

Gulf War Veterans Supplemental Pre-9/11 Report

The Supplemental report provides comprehensive statistics on the utilization of VA benefits and healthcare service by Gulf War Era Veterans with military service between August 2, 1990 to September 10, 2001.


Gulf War Veterans Supplemental Pre-9/11 Report
Profile of Post-9/11 Veterans: 2013

Profile of Post-9/11 Veterans: 2013

This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey and USVETS (2013) data to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of Post-9/11 Veterans and non-Post-9/11 Veterans and non-Veterans. It also illustrates utilization differences between Post-9/11 Veterans and other Veterans.


Profile of Post-9/11 Veterans: 2013
Veteran Povery Trends

Veteran Poverty Trends

This report presents Veteran poverty trends by comparison of age groups, disability status, periods of service, geography and Veterans to non-Veterans. This report uses data from the 2012 American Community Survey (ACS).


Veteran Poverty Trends
Veterans Employed in the Federal Executive Branch: Fiscal Year 2012

Veterans Employed in the Federal Executive Branch: Fiscal Year 2012

This report summarizes Veteran employment in the federal government using data from the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) report, Employment of Veterans in the Federal Executive Branch Fiscal Year (FY)2012. According to OPM, 29.7% of Federal Executive Branch employees were Veterans in FY2012 which is a 4.2% increase from FY2008. From FY2008 to FY2012, as the number of new hires decreased 32%, the percent of new hires who were Veterans increased 6 percentage points.


Veterans Employed in the Federal Executive Branch: Fiscal Year 2012
Veteran's Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program 2013 (SNAP)

Veteran's Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program 2013 (SNAP)

This report uses U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2013 data to characterize participants in the Veteran's Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP). Food security is an important part of Veteran's wellbeing. About 6% of SNAP households has a Veteran. Regardless of race, marital status, education, and income, Veteran households participate in SNAP less than non-Veteran households.


Veteran's Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program 2013 (SNAP)
FY 2013 Profile of Unique Veteran Users

FY 2013 Profile of Unique Veteran Users

This report provides demographic, socio-economic, and utilization trends of Veterans who used at least one VA benefit or service each year between FY 2005 and FY 2013. It also includes a comparison of Veterans who used VA benefits to Veterans who did not use VA benefits.

FY 2012 Profile of Unique Veteran Users
Compensation and Pension by County: 2014

Compensation and Pension by County: 2014

This report provides county-level estimates of the number of Veterans who received VA Disability Compensation or Pension benefits during FY 2014. It includes the Veterans' total disability rating, age group, and gender.

Compensation and Pension by County: 2014
Compensation and Pension by County: 2013

Compensation and Pension by County:  2013

This report provides county-level estimates of the number of Veterans who received VA Disability Compensation or Pension benefits during FY 2013. It includes the Veterans' total disability rating, age group, and gender.

Compensation and Pension by County: 2013
Compensation and Pension by County: 2012

Compensation and Pension by County:  2012

This report provides county-level estimates of the number of Veterans who received VA Disability Compensation or Pension benefits during FY 2012. It includes the Veterans' total disability rating, age group, and gender.

Compensation and Pension by County: 2012
Compensation and Pension by County: 2011

Compensation and Pension by County:  2011

This report provides county-level estimates of the number of Veterans who received VA Disability Compensation or Pension benefits during FY 2011. It includes the Veterans' total disability rating, age group, and gender.

Profile of Minority Veterans: 2011
Profile Minority Veterans: 2013

Profile of Minority Veterans:  2013

This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of minority Veterans and minority non-Veterans.

Profile of Minority Veterans: 2013
Profile of Veterans 2013

Profile of Veterans:  2013

This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of Veterans and non-Veterans.  It also explores the differences between male Veterans and female Veterans.

Profile of Veterans 2012
Women Veteran Profile: 2013

Women Veteran Profile:  2013

This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of Women Veterans and non Veterans.  It also explores the differences between male and female Veterans and other combinations.

Women Veteran Profile: 2013
American Indian and Alaska Native Servicemembers and Veterans 2013 (AIAN)

American Indian and Alaska Native Servicemembers and Veterans 2013 (AIAN)

This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey Public Use Microdata Sample to report data concerning the demographics, socioeconomic status, and health characteristics of AIAN Servicemembers and Veterans.

American Indian and Alaska Native Servicemembers and Veterans (AIAN)
Characteristics of Homeless Veterans: 2009 and 2010

Characteristics of Homeless Veterans:  2009 and 2010

This brief uses data from the 2009 and 2010 Annual Homeless Assessment Reports (AHAR) to compare the demographic characteristics of Veterans homeless and non-Veteran homeless.  It also compares rural and urban Veteran Homeless.

Charactristics of Homeless Veterans: 2009 and 2010
Characteristics of Rural Veterans: 2010

Characteristics of Rural Veterans:  2010

This report uses data from the 2010 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of Veterans and non-Veterans who live in rural areas.  It also compares rural and urban Veterans.  The additional tables provided here show rural Veterans by state for the total population and by period of service.


         Report     State Level Tables

Characteristics of Rural Veterans: 2010
America's Women Veterans: Military Service History and VA Benefit Utilization Statistics

America’s Women Veterans:  Military Service History and VA Benefit Utilization Statistics

This comprehensive report chronicles the history of women in the military and as Veterans, profiles the characteristics of women Veterans in 2009, illustrates how women Veterans in 2009 utilized some of the major benefits and services offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and discusses the future of women Veterans in relation to VA.  The goal of this report is to gain an understanding of who our women Veterans are, how their military service affects their post-military lives, and how they can be better served based on these insights.

America's Women Veterans: Military Service History and VA Benefit Utilization Statistics
2010 National Survey of Veterans: Understanding and Knowledge of VA Benefits and Services

2010 National Survey of Veterans:  Understanding and Knowledge of VA Benefits and Services

This report uses data from the 2010 National Survey of Veterans, Active Duty Service Members, Activated National Guards and Reserve Members, Family Members and Survivors (NSV) to compare the awareness and knowledge of VA services and benefits among Veterans’ groups.  It also explores the differences in levels of awareness between male Veterans and female Veterans.

2010 National Survey of Veterans: Understanding and Knowledge of VA Benefits and Services
Health Insurance Coverage, Poverty, and Median Income of Veterans: 2000 to 2009

Health Insurance Coverage, Poverty, and Median Income of Veterans:  2000 to 2009

This report uses 10 years of data from the Annual Social and Economic Supplement of the Current Population Survey to compare the uninsured rate, poverty rate, and median income of Veterans and non-Veterans by select demographic characteristics.  Detailed appendix tables are also available.


         Report     Tables

Health Insurance Coverage, Poverty, and Median Income of Veterans: 2000 to 2009
Educational Attainment of Veterans: 2000 to 2009

Educational Attainment of Veterans: 2000 to 2009

This report uses 10 years of data from the Current Population Survey to compare the education levels of Veterans and non-Veterans by select demographic characteristics.  Detailed appendix tables are also available.


         Report     Tables

Educational Attainment of Veterans: 2000 to 2009
Profile of Veterans - 2009

Gulf War Era Veterans Report: Pre-9/11

This report provides comprehensive statistics on the utilization of VA benefits and healthcare service by Gulf War Era Veterans from the Pre-9/11 Period (August 2, 1990 to September 10, 2001).

Profile of Veterans - 2009
Labor Force Participation Rates of Veterans: 2000 to 2009

Labor Force Participation Rates of Veterans:  2000 to 2009

This report compares trends in labor force participation rates between Veterans and non-Veterans using data from 10 years of the Current Population Survey.

Labor Force Participation Rates of Veterans: 2000 to 2009
Unemployment Rates of Veterans: 2000 to 2009

Veterans Employment:  2000 to 2013

This report compares trends in unemployment rates between Veterans and non-Veterans using data from 10 years of the Current Population Survey.

Unemployment Rates of Veterans: 2000 to 2009
Analysis of Unique Veterans Utilization of VA Benefits and Services

Analysis of Unique Veterans Utilization of VA Benefits and Services

This report provides a look at the number of unique Veterans receiving VA benefits or services in FY2008.  These Veterans made demands for Health Care, Compensation and Pension, Insurance, Education, Vocational Rehabilitation, Memorial Affairs, or Loan Guaranty services and benefits.

Analysis of Unique Veterans Utilization of VA Benefits and Services

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What’s New

October 7, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released State Summary fact sheet page accessible from the left navigation of the Vetdata website. These state summaries contain information about Veteran population, facitlity counts, VA expenditures, VA benefits and healthcare utilization for each state and Puerto Rico.

September 28, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Profile of Minority Veterans: 2013 located on the Reports page. This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey Public Use Microdata Sample to report data concerning the demographics, socioeconomic status, and health characteristics of Minority Veterans. It also compares major characteristics between Minority Veterans and Minority non-Veterans.

September 28, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Profile of Post-9/11 Veterans:2013 located on the Reports pages. This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey Public Use Microdata Sample to report data concerning the demographiccs, socioeconomic status, and health characteristics of Veterans. It also compares major characteristics between Veterans and non-Veterans by gender.

September 24, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released FY 2013 Profile of Unique Veteran Users located on the Reports page. The report provides demographic, socio-economic, and utilization trends of Veterans who used at least one VA benefit or service each year between FY 2005 and FY 2013. It also includes a comparison of Veterans who used VA benefits to Veterans who did not use VA benefits. This report updates and replaces all information contained in prior report.

July 16, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Gulf War Veterans Supplemental Pre-9/11 Report as a follow-up to the Gulf War Era Pre-9/11 report that was released in February 2011. This Supplemental report provides comprehensive statistics on the utilization of VA benefits and healthcare service by Gulf War Era Veterans with military service between August 2, 1990 to September 10, 2001.

July 7, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Profile of Post-9/11 Veterans:2012. The report is the first one dedicated to the most recent period of service. This report is located on the Reports page. The report uses 2012 American Community Survey data to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics among Post-9/11 Veterans, non-Post-9/11 Veterans and non-Veterans. The report also uses the United States Veterans Eligibility Trends & Statistics (USVETS) 2012 database and VetPop2012 to compare the utilization characteristics of Post-9/11 Veterans and other Veterans.

July 2, 2015, the Departmnet of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Profile of Veterans: 2013 located on the Reports page. This report uses 2013 American Community Survey data to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of Veterans and non-Veterans.

June 30, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Trends in Veterans with a Service-Connected Disability: 1985 to 2014 located on the Quickfacts page. The report provides information on the number of Veterans with service-connected disabilities, including by disability rating, and the amount of cash payments to these Veterans. Between 2013 and 2014, the number of Veterans receiving Compensation increased by 5.5% from 3.7 million to 3.9 million. The largest increase was among Veterans rated over 70% disabled.

May 29, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released 2014 Geographic Distribution of VA Expenditures located on the Expenditures page. This report details VA expenditures at the state, county, and Congressional District level. It includes categories such as Compensation and Pension, Construction, Insurance, and Medical Care. Veteran population estimates and the number of unique patients who used VA health care services are also available.

May 22, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Veteran Poverty Trends located on the Reports page. This Report presents Veteran poverty trends by comparison of age groups, disability status, periods of service, geography and Veterans to non-veterans. Analysis found that 6.9% of Veterans were below the poverty threshold for the period of 2010 - 2012, as compared to 14.4% of non-veterans. Overall poverty rates were highest for younger Veterans ages 18 - 34 at 11.9%. Disabled Veterans receiving VA Service-Connected Disability Compensation had a lower poverty rate of 6.5% than disabled non-veterans of 24.2%.

May 21, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the Veteran's Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program 2013 (SNAP) located on the Reports page. This report uses U.S Census and American Community Survey data. Food security is an important part of a Veterans' wellbeing. About 6% of SNAP households have a Veteran. Regardless of race, marital status, education, and income, Veteran households participate in SNAP less than non-Veteran households.

May 21, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the American Indian and Alaska Native Servicemembers and Veterans 2013 (AIAN) located on the Reports page. This report uses data from the 2013 American Community Survey Public Use Microdata Sample to report data concerning the demographics, socioeconomic status, and health characteristics of AIAN Servicemembers and Veterans.


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