March 16, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Unemployment rates of veterans, 2010

Unemployment rate of persons 18 years and over, by veteran status, sex, and period of service, 2010
Sex Gulf War-era II veterans Gulf War-era I veterans WWII, KoreanWar,
& Vietnam era veterans


11.5 7.7 8.3 9.4


11.4 7.8 8.4 10.5


12.0 6.5 5.5 8.4

These data are featured in the TED article, Unemployment rates of veterans, 2010.



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