Army

Navy

Marine Corps

Air Force

Married Personnel (% of total service)

Active duty

54.7

55.0

45.2

60.6

Reservea

47.5

61.9

30.6

59.1

Guarda

46.5

57.0

Total force

50.7

56.2

42.6

59.7

Personnel With Children (% of total service)

Active duty

46.2

42.4

30.1

45.8

Reservea

40.2

51.8

20.7

50.4

Guarda

40.2

48.7

Total force

43.1

44.0

28.4

47.0

Single Parent Personnel (% of total service)

Active duty

6.5

5.1

2.7

4.8

Reservea

8.5

9.6

2.9

9.5

Guarda

8.2

8.5

Total force

7.4

5.9

2.7

6.2

aIncludes only members of the selected reserve.

SOURCE: Adapted from DoD (2006a).

TABLE 2-2 Age of the Military Population (years)

 

Army

Navy

Marine Corps

Air Force

Active-Duty Officers (%)

25 and under

14.3

12.3

15.3

13.9

26–30

20.9

20.7

23.3

22.1

31–35

21.4

20.0

24.3

21.0

36–40

19.6

20.0

20.6

19.6

41 and over

23.8

27.1

16.4

23.4

Active-Duty Enlisted (%)

25 and under

52.1

50.1

72.4

45.5

26–30

19.9

20.1

14.2

21.0

31–35

13.0

13.4

7.1

13.1

36–40

9.7

10.5

4.2

11.9



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