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Old 11-04-2011, 10:11 AM
 
Location: VA soon to be NC
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What do you think the percentage of the US population that is active duty or reserves right now.?
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Old 11-04-2011, 10:16 AM
 
Location: Traverse City, MI
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About 1 to 1.5%
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Old 11-04-2011, 10:28 AM
 
Location: New Mexico U.S.A.
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I calculate 0.5056%


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http://www.gpoaccess.gov/usbudget/fy10/pdf/appendix/mil.pdf
http://www.google.com/publicdata/exp...=us+population
http://www.gpoaccess.gov/usbudget/fy10/pdf/appendix/mil.pdf (broken link)

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Old 11-04-2011, 11:36 AM
 
Location: Petticoat Junction
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Its significantly less than 1%.
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Old 11-08-2011, 12:33 PM
 
Location: Southern Oregon
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The U.S has a little over 3 million troops either on active duty or in the reserves. Currentley there are 1.5 million on active duty and 1.4 million on active reserves. That comes out to a little less than 1%.
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