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Age is 17 years and older for all maps using Veteran Population Projection model (VetPop) 2016 unless otherwise stated.

Veteran Population
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By State
This map shows the number of Veterans who live in each state.  Data used in this map are from the Veteran Population Projection Model (VetPop) 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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By Congressional District
This map shows the number of Veterans who live in each Congressional District.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
VA Facilities by Congressional District maps
VA Facilities by Congressional District
Organized by state, these maps depict the Veteran population using VetPop 2016 data as of 9/30/2016 and VA facilities using Veterans Affairs Site Tracking (VAST) data as of FY16Q1.
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By County
This map shows the number of Veterans who live in each county.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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65 Years and Older
This map shows the number of Veterans age 65 years and older who live in each state.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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Under 25 Years Old
This map shows the number of Veterans under 25 years old who live in each state.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
Veteran Population Demographic Percentages
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Percent of Veterans using VA Benefits & Services
These state web applications show the percentage of Veterans utilizing VA benefits and services. Data used in these maps are from U.S. Veterans Eligibility Trends and Statistics, 2015.
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Percent Change in Veteran Population by State
This map shows the percent change in Veteran population by state from 2000 to 2016.  Data used in this map are from the Veteran Population Projection Model (VetPop) 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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Percent of Veteran Population 65 Years and Older
This map shows the percent of Veterans 65 years and older who live in each state.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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Percent of Veteran Population Under 25 Years Old
This map shows the percent of Veterans under 25 years old who live in each state.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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Percent of World War II Veterans by State
This map shows the percent of World War II Veterans who live in each state.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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Percent Change of Veteran Population by Congressional District: 2018 to 2028
This map shows the percent of Veteran Population by Congressional District from 2018 to 2028.  Data used in this map are from VetPop 2016 and are current as of 9/30/2018.
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Percent of Veteran Population by State and Region
These maps show the percentage of Veteran population by state and region.  Data used in this map are from the U.S. Census Bureau decennial census.
Miscellaneous
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Veteran Households with Children
This map is the first time that VA has identified Veteran Households with children at the county level.
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Federal Health Care Map
This map shows Federal health care facilities from the Departments of Defense, Health and Human Services, Homeland Security, and Veterans Affairs for the United States, Philippines, and select island areas.  Data used in this map are as of 9/30/2010.
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ESRI Shape File of VA Facilities
As of 9/30/2018 - Includes Veterans Health Administration:  Medical Centers (VAMC), Community - Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC), Community Living Centers (CLC), Domiciliary Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (DRRTP), Vet Centers (VCTR).  Veterans Benefits Administration: Regional Offices (RO).  National Cemetery Administration:  National and State Cemeteries.
 
What’s New!

VA released VA Data Strategywhich supports the Department of Veterans Affairs Strategic Plan by providing the overarching vision, goals, and sub-goals to transform the Department into a data-centric enterprise. This data strategy empowers VA employees at all levels of the organization to treat data as a strategic asset to improve the services and benefits delivered to our Nation's Veterans. March 23, 2021

VA released Percent Change in Veteran Population by State from 2000 to 2020The Department of Veterans Affairs provides official estimates and projections of the Veteran population using the Veteran Population Projection Model (VetPop). Based on the available information through September 30, 2018, the latest model VetPop2018 projected a steady decrease in the Veteran population over the next 30 years. The “Percent Change in Veteran Population” data table shows the change in the Veteran population from 2000 to 2020 by state. During this period, the average decrease in the Veteran population is 25% at the state level. March 12, 2021

VA released Korean War Veterans This infographic commemorates U.S. Service Members of Korean War, which took place 70 years ago, and describes living Veterans by gender and age, top 5 states of residency, and trends from 2000 to 2040. December 14, 2020

VA released Veterans Day 2020: Honoring the 30th Anniversary of the Gulf War. In recognition of Veterans Day 2020 NCVAS developed an online story. It recognizes the service of the cohort of veterans who served in the Pre-911 Gulf War era, 2) reports trends in their utilization of VA benefits and services, and 3) encourages all Veterans to apply for the benefits and services they have earned. November 9, 2020

VA released VA Utilization Profile 2017 This profile provides demographic, socio-economic, and utilization trends of Veterans who used at least one VA benefit or service each year between FY 2008 and FY 2017. Also included is a comparison of Veterans who used VA benefits to Veterans who did not use VA benefits. May 29, 2020

VA released 2020 Memorial Day Visualization The 2020 Memorial Day Visualization highlights survivors use of VA benefits: Dependency and Indemnity, Compensation, Home Loan Guaranty, Survivors' Pension, and Education. May 21, 2020

VA released American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans: 2017 (AIAN) This report focuses on demographic, socioeconomic, and health characteristics of AIAN Veterans and presents similar summary information for all Veterans of other races. May 15, 2020

VA released Veteran Population Projection Model: VetPop2018. This release is the latest in a series of Veteran Population Projection Models that provide the estimated and projected total number of Veterans and their demographic characteristics. May 14, 2020

VA released Geographic Distribution of VA Expenditures (GDX) GDX reports expenditures for Compensation and Pension, Construction, Education & Vocational Rehabilitation/Employment, Loan Guaranty, General Operating Expenses, Insurance & Indemnities, Medical Care and Unique Patients. April 30, 2020

 
 

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