Special Report

States With the Most Veterans

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40. Texas
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 6.8%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 18.1% (4th highest)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 29.1% (5th lowest)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 4.7% (5th lowest)

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39. Michigan
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 6.8%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 9.8% (3rd lowest)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 36.5% (4th highest)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.8% (12th highest)

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38. Vermont
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 6.9%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 9.5% (2nd lowest)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 36.8% (3rd highest)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.7% (14th highest)

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37. Wisconsin
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 7.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 11.1% (11th lowest)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 35.3% (11th highest)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 8.2% (9th highest)

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36. Pennsylvania
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 7.2%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 10.3% (5th lowest)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 35.0% (16th highest)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 8.6% (8th highest)

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