TABLE 6-2 Percentage of Married U.S. Military Active-Duty Women by Rank and Service as of September 30, 1996

Rank/Age (years)

Army (%)

Navy (%)

Marine Corps (%)

Air Force (%)

Enlisted women

 

 

 

 

17–25

33

30

33

42

26–40

61

57

60

65

41–65

55

56

52

66

Warrant officers*

 

 

 

 

17–25

50

100

 

 

26–40

62

57

64

 

41–65

60

67

41

 

Officers

 

 

 

 

17–25

34

23

22

33

26–40

60

56

57

62

41–65

59

57

55

61

* The Air Force does not have personnel classified as warrant officers.

SOURCE: Defense Manpower Data Center (Rosslyn, Va., 1996).

TABLE 6-3 Parental Status of U.S. Military Active-Duty Women

 

Army (%)

Navy (%)

Marine Corps (%)

Air Force (%)

Enlisted women

 

 

 

 

Not a parent

58

69

75

67

Married parent

27

19

16

23

Single parent

15

12

9

9

Total parents*

42

31

25

32

Warrant officers

 

 

 

 

Not a parent

49

44

51

 

Married parent

36

40

32

 

Single parent

15

16

17

 

Total parents

51

56

49

 

Officers

 

 

 

 

Not a parent

69

73

83

70

Married parent

24

22

13

25

Single parent

6

5

3

5

Total parents

30

27

16

30

* Married and single.

The Air Force does not have personnel classified as warrant officers.

SOURCE: Defense Manpower Data Center (Rosslyn, Va., 1996).



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