National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics
Employment Histories Report
This study used quantitative and qualitative methods to examine the questions related to employment outcomes and readiness of Recently Separated Service members.
2007 Veterans Employability Research Survey
This study examined the factors that impact Veterans’ employability resulting from participation in the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program.
2010 National Survey of Veterans (NSV): Active Duty Service Members, Activated National Guard and Reserve Members, Family Members and Survivors
The survey is the sixth in a series of comprenhensive nationwide surveys designed to help VA plan its future programs and services for Veterans. This is the first time VA has included groups other than Veterans.
- Final Weighted Report
- Appendix A Questionnaires
- Appendix B Weighting Procedures
- Appendix C Comparison with Extant Surveys
- Appendix D Detailed Data Tables
- 2010 NSV Public Data
- 2010 NSV Variables
- 2010 NSV Codebook
This survey is the fifth in a series of comprehensive nationwide surveys designed to help VA plan its future programs and services for Veterans.
This study is the third in a series of national surveys being conducted by the Veterans Administration (VA) to analyze the state of the Veteran population. The data for this survey comes from the response of 9,442 non-institutionalized Veterans. A number of survey questions focused on the use of VA programs. The characteristics of the Veteran population were strongly influenced by the World War II generation.
The 1979 NSV public data fileis the second in a series of national surveys being conducted by the Veterans Administration (VA) to analyze the state of the Veteran population. The public data files data for these studies comes from the response of 9,929 non-institutionalized Veterans. A few key questions were included that asked Veterans for reasons why they were not using particular benefits. Much of the data from this survey can be usedd in VA's efforts to evaluate its programs.
Analysis of Differences in Disability Compensation in the Department of Veterans Affairs, December 2006
This state variance study addresses main sources of observed variation across states and VA Regional Offices regarding average payments to Veterans receiving disability compensation and percentage of Veterans receiving disability compensation.
VA released Mortality Rates and Life Expectancy of Veterans 1980 to 2017 The report contains Veterans' mortality rate and life expectancy by age, gender, education, income, and period of service from 1990 to 2017 using USVETS2018, and a comparison to the U.S. population. September 30,2021
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
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