- There were 21.8 million veterans in 2010.
- There were 1.6 million female veterans.
- 9 million veterans are age 65+
- $35,367 is the annual median income of veterans
- 3.4 million veterans have a service-connected disability rating.
- More than 1.6 million veterans live in Florida
- The State of Florida has the largest number of World War II veterans.
- Approximately 12% of all Floridians age 18+ are veterans.
President Obama has published a 2011 veterans day proclamation, which can be accessed here.
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs created this video commemorating Veterans Day: