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FY 2012 Profile of Unique Veteran Users

FY 2012 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 2012. 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: 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: 2012

Profile of Minority Veterans:  2012

This report uses data from the 2012 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of minority Veterans and minority non-Veterans.  It also explores future projections of the minority Veteran population using VetPop 2011 and possible health issues that may affect the minority Veterans.


Profile of Minority Veterans: 2012


Profile of Veterans 2012

Profile of Veterans:  2012

This report uses data from the 2012 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: 2012

Women Veteran Profile:  2012

This report uses data from the 2012 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: 2012


American Indian and Alaska Native Servicemembers and Veterans (AIAN)

American Indian and Alaska Native Servicemembers and Veterans (AIAN)

This report uses data from the 2010 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.


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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.


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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.


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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

Unemployment Rates of Veterans:  2000 to 2009

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

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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.

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Analysis of Unique Veterans Utilization of VA Benefits and Services

What’s New

November 24, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released VA Historical Annual Reports, which detail services provided by the Department for Fiscal Years 1918 to 1979, and 1996-1997. Benefits, Healthcare, and Burial/Memorial services are included. The Reports also describe the topics of administration and management within VA, ranging from data on personnel to information on construction projects. Statistical tables for a variety of subjects are also included.

November 7, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released The 2010 National Survey of Veterans (NSV) public data file in Excel format. The file contains results of the data collection such as Veterans' demographic and socio-economic characteristics and identifies VA benefits and services most used by Veterans. The public data file also includes weight information to help users conduct independent data analysis. Additionally, a codebook and a listing of variables are also available separately.

October 24, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Beneficiaries who Received Education Benefits in Fiscal Year 2013. The tables show the number of education program beneficiaries by program type at the national level and for all states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Phillipines.

October 8, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Disability Compensation and Patient Expenditures: FY2000 to FY2013. This report contains FY2000 through FY2013 data on disability compensation expenditures and recipients and on VA healthcare system patients and patient expenditures.

October 8, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released VA Facilities by Congressional District (FY2011): Overview. Maps are organized by state and depict the Veteran population using VetPop2011 data as of 9/30/2013 and VA facilities using Veteran Affairs Site Tracking (VAST) data as of FY14Q1.

October 3, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released VA Facilities by State and VA Facilities by Congresssional District These reports reflect a list of VA Facilities as of December 31, 2013 and the corresponding Representative's Districts for the 113th Congress.

October 1, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released The Veteran Population Projection 2014, (VetPop2014). VetPop2014 is an actuarial projection model developed by the Office of the Actuary (OACT) for Veteran population projection from Fiscal Year FY2014 to FY2043. Using the best available Veteran data by the end of FY2013, VetPop2014 provides living Veteran counts by key demographic characteristics such as age, gender, period of service, and race/ethnicity at various geographic levels. Veteran Population

September 24, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Women Veteran Profile: 2012 Women Veterans Profile 2012 uses 2012 data from the 2012 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of women Veterans and women non-Veterans.

September 24, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Minority Veterans: 2012 Minority Veterans Profile 2012 uses data from the 2012 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of minority Veterans and minority non-Veterans.

September 24, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Profile of Veterans: 2012 The report uses 2012 Amercian Community Survey data to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of Veterans and non-Veterans.

September 22, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Service-connected Disabled Veterans by Disability Rating Group: FY1986 to FY2013. This table shows the number of Veterans receiving Disability Compensation by combined disability rating.

August 28, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Trends in the Utilization of VA Programs and Services. The report contains trends of Veteran patients, healthcare expenditures, disability compensation and recipients, service-connected disabilities, and healthcare enrollees and outpatient visits over a multiple-year timeframe.

August 28, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Employment of Veterans in the Federal Executive Branch. The Employment of Veterans in the Federal Executive Branch document is produced annually by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to provide useful data on the employment of Veterans within the Federal Executive Branch. In FY 2012, the number of Veterans on board was approximately 612,000 of the 2,058,000 total of employees and Veterans respresented 29.7 percent of the workforce. In FY 2009, approximately 512,000 out of the 1,983,000 employees, or 25.8 percent of the workforce, were Veterans; this is approximately a 4 percentage-point increase in 3 years. The quick-facts chart we produced from this data focuses on new Veteran hires and on Veterans by occupation.

July 30, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the FY 2012 Profile of Unique Veteran Users 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 2012. It also includes a comparison of Veterans who used VA benefits to Veterans who did not use VA benefits.

July 18, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the Number of Veteran Patients by Healthcare Priority Group: FY2000 to FY2013. This table shows the number of patients in each of the Department of Veterans Affairs' healthcare enrollment priority group categories. Data for Non-Veteran patients are also shown.

June 20, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the Selected Veterans Health Administration Characteristics: FY2002 to FY2013. This table shows a brief summary of enrollees, outpatient visits, and inpatient admissions.

June 19, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the Average Expenditures per Patient by Healthcare Priority Group. This table shows the average expenditures per patient in each of the VA healthcare enrollment priority groups from 2000 - 2013. Data for Veterans and Non-Veterans are presented.

June 13, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the FY 2013 Disability Compensation and Pension Recipients by County Report (C&P by County). The report provides country-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. Between FY 2012 and FY 2013, the number of Veterans receiving Disability Compensation has increased by about 6 percent to 3.7 million. The number of Veterans recieving Disability Pension benefits has decreased by 3 percent to about 305,000.

May 22, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released tables featuring updated data from the National Cemetery Administration on interments Veteran Interments, Veteran and Non-Veteran Interments and Veteran, Non-Veteran, and Dependent Interments. Between FY2012 and FY2013, veteran interments at national cemeteries increased by approximately 5 percent to nearly 82,000. Combined veteran and non-veteran interments at national cemeteries totaled about 125,000 in FY2013. There were approximately 157,000 veteran, non-veteran and dependent interments at national and state cemeteries that same year.

April 30, 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the Geographic Distribution of VA Expenditures Report (GDX).  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.

March 18, 2014, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released its series of maps updated to reflect 2013 Veteran population estimates.  These maps show the number of Veterans who live in each state; state Veteran population change; Veteran population by VISN, Congressional District, county, 65 years and older, and under 25 years old; and WWII Veterans by state.

March 12, 2014, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Summary of Veterans Benefits: FY2000 to FY2012 and Trends in Veterans with a Service-Connected Disability:  1985 to 2012.  The summary report presents the number of disability compensation and pension recipients, education beneficiaries, home loans guaranteed, life insurance policies, and vocational rehabilitation and employment recipients.  Between 2011 and 2012, home loans guaranteed increased by more than 50 percent.  The trends 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.

January 10, 2014, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Education Program Beneficiaries.  VA education programs provide Veterans and other qualified beneficiaries with educational resources to supplement opportunities missed due to military service.  This analysis shows that twenty-three states account for 80% of VBA beneficiaries workload and that there was a 42% increase in VBA beneficiaries workload from 2009 to 2010 due in part with the Post-9/11 GI Bill Program being fully enacted.

November 8, 2013, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Disability Compensation and Patient Expenditures, Trends in Utilization of Veterans Benefits and Service-connected Disabled Veterans by Disability Rating Group.  The reports use data from the Veterans Benefits Administration to compare Veteran-benefit-related information by year.

June 25, 2013, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Profile of Minority Veterans:  2011.  The report uses data from the 2011 American Community Survey to compare the demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of minority Veterans and minority non_Veterans.

April 24, 2013, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the Geographic Distribution of VA Expenditures Report (GDX).  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.

April 19, 2013, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released Veteran Population Projections:  FY2010 to FY2040.  The projections in this report summarize some of the typical demographic characteristics of the Veteran population.

March 14, 2013, Employment of Veterans in the Federal Government.  These quick facts use data from the 2011 Employment of Veterans in the Federal Executive Branch to compare Veteran employment in the Federal Government by agency, occupation, and level of disability.  Three of the four charts focus on new hires.

March 12, 2013, Profile of Veterans 2011.  This report uses data from the 2011 American Community Survey.

February 22, 2013 -Women Veterans.  This report uses data from the 2011 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.


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