U.S. Census Bureau Veterans Who Have Served Since 9/11 Are More Diverse

Written by: Kelly Ann Holder, Special Assistant, Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division, U.S. Census Bureau They Are Half the Size of the Living Vietnam Veteran Population The 3.3 million veterans who have served since September 11, 2001, now are roughly half the size of the largest living veteran population: Those who served in the Vietnam era. As this year marks the 15th and 17th anniversaries of the onset of