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Table 10. Employment status of Gulf War-era II veterans 18 years and over by location of service, August 2014, not seasonally adjusted

Table 10. Employment status of Gulf War-era II veterans 18 years and over by location of service, August 2014, not seasonally adjusted
 
(Numbers in thousands)
                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                     Civilian labor force                                 
                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                          
                                                    Civilian                               Employed             Unemployed        Not in  
          Period of service and location            noninsti-                                                                      labor  
                                                    tutional               Percent                                                 force  
                                                   population    Total       of                  Percent               Percent            
                                                                         population      Total     of          Total     of               
                                                                                               population               labor             
                                                                                                                        force             
                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                          
Total, Gulf War-era II veterans...................     3,154      2,484     78.8        2,282     72.4          201      8.1          670 
  Served in Iraq, Afghanistan, or both(1).........     1,138        890     78.2          815     71.6           75      8.4          248 
    Served in Iraq(2).............................       955        759     79.5          706     73.9           54      7.1          195 
    Served in Afghanistan(3)......................       444        338     76.3          303     68.2           36     10.5          105 
    Served in both locations(4)...................       260        208     79.8          193     74.2           14      6.9           53 
  Served elsewhere................................     1,403      1,166     83.1        1,075     76.6           91      7.8          238 
  Location of service not reported................       612        428     69.9          392     64.1           36      8.3          184 
 
  1 Refers to veterans who served in Iraq at anytime since March 2003 and veterans who served in Afghanistan at anytime since October
2001. Also includes veterans who served in both countries.
  2 Includes all veterans who served in Iraq at any time since March 2003, whether or not they also served in Afghanistan.
  3 Includes all veterans who served in Afghanistan at any time since October 2001, whether or not they also served in Iraq.
  4 Veterans who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan during the designated dates are also included in the totals of each location above.
  NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey.
Gulf War-era II veterans served anywhere in the world at any time since September 2001.



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