Veterans with service-related disabilities are concentrated in the American South and in rural places, this new fact sheet finds. Issued to commemorate Veterans Day (November 11), the report analyzes new data from the U.S. Census Bureau's 2008 American Community Survey, which released service-related disability data for the first time.
National Fact Sheet No. 16
Durham, N.H. : Carsey Institute, University of New Hampshire
Mattingly, Marybeth J. and Stransky, Michelle L., "Rural America and the South have the highest percent of veterans with service-related disabilities" (2009). The Carsey School of Public Policy at the Scholars' Repository. Paper 87.
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