Special Report

States With the Most Veterans

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40. Minnesota
> Veteran population: 7.1% (303,524)
> Adult civilian population: 4.3 million (22nd largest)
> Veteran unemployment: 3.9% (18th lowest)
> Veteran poverty rate: 5.3% (7th lowest)
> Veterans with a disability: 29.7% (24th lowest)

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39. Michigan
> Veteran population: 7.1% (552,362)
> Adult civilian population: 7.8 million (10th largest)
> Veteran unemployment: 4.4% (23rd highest)
> Veteran poverty rate: 7.2% (21st highest)
> Veterans with a disability: 31.9% (13th highest)

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38. Mississippi
> Veteran population: 7.3% (164,848)
> Adult civilian population: 2.3 million (18th smallest)
> Veteran unemployment: 5.0% (8th highest)
> Veteran poverty rate: 8.7% (4th highest)
> Veterans with a disability: 34.9% (4th highest)

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37. Wisconsin
> Veteran population: 7.3% (327,271)
> Adult civilian population: 4.5 million (20th largest)
> Veteran unemployment: 3.8% (16th lowest)
> Veteran poverty rate: 6.3% (18th lowest)
> Veterans with a disability: 28.5% (13th lowest)

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36. Pennsylvania
> Veteran population: 7.3% (742,199)
> Adult civilian population: 10.1 million (5th largest)
> Veteran unemployment: 4.9% (12th highest)
> Veteran poverty rate: 6.4% (19th lowest)
> Veterans with a disability: 30.7% (20th highest)

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