VPS: Veteran period of service

Out of Universe (designated as missing): bb. N/A (less than 18 years old, no active duty)

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Gulf War 1120.8%
2 Gulf War and Vietnam era 150.1%
3 Vietnam era 3432.6%
4 Vietnam era and Korean War 80.1%
5 Vietnam era, Korean War, and WWII 10.0%
6 Korean War 1811.4%
7 Korean War and WWII 240.2%
8 WWII 2481.9%
9 Post-Vietnam era only 1140.9%
10 Between Vietnam and Korean War only 1551.2%
11 Between Korean War and WWII only 90.1%
12 Pre-WWII only 50.0%
Missing Data
. - 12,05490.8%
Total 13,269 100%

Based upon 1,215 valid cases out of 13,269 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 5.91
  • median: 6.00
  • mode: 3.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 12
  • standard deviation: 3.02

Location: 216-217 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: American Community Survey (ACS): Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS), 2003.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.

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