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Employment and unemployment among Vietnam era veterans

Byrne, James J.

Employment and unemployment among Vietnam era veterans

an analysis of the 1979 national survey of veterans

by Byrne, James J.

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Published by Statistical Review & Analysis Division, Reports & Statistics Service, Office of Controller, Veterans Administration in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Veterans -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Unemployment -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Byrne.
      SeriesResearch monograph / Veterans Administration, Reports and Statistics Service ;, no. 14-A, Research monograph (United States. Veterans Administration. Reports and Statistics Service) ;, no. 14-A.
      ContributionsUnited States. Veterans Administration. Statistical Review & Analysis Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUB357 .B96 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 24 p. ;
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3922431M
      LC Control Number81603830

        Despite a continued drop in the unemployment rate among Iraq- and Afghanistan-era veterans, a new survey reports that more than two-thirds of their post-9/11 generation believe that finding a . Ask a Veterans Employment representative at a local American Job Center if you are eligible. Bring your Form DD for reference. Federal-state Unemployment Insurance program. You might also be eligible for your state's Unemployment Insurance program, a joint state-federal program that provides cash benefits to eligible workers. Greenberg and Rosenheck () found that unemployment among white AVF veterans was higher than that of their nonveteran peers, but unemployment among black veterans was lower than that of their nonveteran peers. 5 One reason why black (or Hispanic) veterans may exhibit improved economic outcomes relative to black (or Hispanic) nonveterans is.


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Title: Employment and unemployment among Vietnam-era veterans Subject: Employment and unemployment among Vietnam-era veterans Created Date: 10/2/ AM.

Get this from a library. Employment and unemployment among Vietnam era veterans: an analysis of the national survey of veterans.

[James J Byrne; United States. Veterans Administration. Statistical Review & Analysis Division.]. War, and the Vietnam era. Nearly two-thirds of all Gulf War-era II veterans were under the age of (See tables 1 and 2.) Ina large majority ( percent) of Gulf War-era II veterans participated in the labor force, and their unemployment rate was percent.

For those ages 18 to 24, the unemployment rate was Get this from a library. Unemployment among Vietnam-era veterans. Hearings, Ninety-second Congress, first session. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

Subcommittee on Readjustment, Education, and Employment.]. While the national unemployment rate is 5 percent, the unemployment rate for Gulf War-era II veterans who reported serving in Iraq, Afghanistan, or both, had an unemployment rate of percent— 68 percent higher than the national rate, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Graph and download economic data for Unemployment Rate - Veterans, World War II or Korean War or Vietnam Era, 18 Years and Over (LNU) from Sep to Apr about korean war, Vietnam Era, World War, veterans, 18 years. The study compared veterans who served in Vietnam, of which there are roughlyin New York City, with a similar demographic group of veterans from the same era who did not serve in Author: Ron Suskind.

Among all of the veterans, the unemployment rate for women declined to percent in while the rate for men edged down to percent. Left: A. Unemployment among recent veterans during the Great Recession unemployment and employment.

We do, however, find veterans as those within the “Gulf War-era II” category, and old veterans as all other veterans. Prior to Augustthe data only contained categorizations for the File Size: 1MB. Veterans, Jobs and Unemployment Prospects for U.S.

veterans returning to the civilian workforce have improved dramatically since the Great Recession ofwhen unemployment spiked and newly discharged service members struggled to find any work in a contracting economy. Unemployment for veterans who served on active duty in the U.S.

Armed Forces at any time since September dropped from % into % in – the lowest rate recorded since BLS began collecting the data in The unemployment rate for women veterans fell to % in Among theunemployed veterans innearly Vietnam Veterans: Fighting the Employment War.

Coping with Unemployment Among Vietnam Veterans and Nonveterans1. Article. A study of attitudes toward. The Puzzling Decline in Employment and Rise in Disability Receipt Among Vietnam Era Veterans David H.

Autor, Mark G. Duggan, and David S. Lyle American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May(2), –   The unemployment rate is % across the entire U.S. population, as of March For female veterans, who constitute 17% of all post-9/11 veterans, the unemployment rate was % in Overall, this means that there remain more thanIraq and Afghanistan veterans who are considered unemployed.

Veterans - Employment. View More. The California Dept of Veterans Affairs, CalVet, has a resource book with, among many other sections, one devoted to Employment.

Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act - certain veterans may qualify for equal opportunity and affirmative action related to contracts and sub-contracts over $25k.

Vietnam veterans are finding it extremely difficult of find jobs upon their return home. Altogether there are approximatelyknown unemployed veterans.

Statistics show that they have a higher unemployment rate than nonveterans, and that the unemployment persists longer.

Factors contributing to this condition are the economic slump, a difficult readjustment process, lack of skills, lack. Chapter 1: Unemployment Among the Recent Veterans Unemployment Among the Recent Veterans Introduction The Volunteer era of the military started inafter the Vietnam War ended.

Beginning with the Volunteer era, the military had to compete with the private sector for young adults in. between service era and employment. Of the 6, com-pleted episodes, we excluded records because of pre-Vietnam-era military service, leaving a final sample of 5, veterans from CWT programs nationwide who had completed episodes.

Data Analysis We ran descriptive statistics to examine the charac-teristics of the sample. In these and other UWOC actions across the country, many vets and VVAW members have made an important contribution.

Particularly hard hit, younger vets face 15% or higher unemployment, with another 20% of Vietnam-era vets going to school on an inadequate GI Bill, in many cases because of the unavailability of jobs.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, male veterans aged have an unemployment rate of percent compared to percent for non-veteran males in the same age group.

For those. population (ages 16 and over) was %, which has changed very little compared to February However, the employment situation for veterans has changed compared to February Specifically, the rate of unemployment among post-9/11 veterans was at %, up from %.

The rate for the WWII, Korean, and Vietnam veterans was at %, up. This statistic shows the unemployment rate in Vietnam from to Inthe unemployment rate in Vietnam was percent. Read more. As the national unemployment rate ticked downward in April, so did the percentage of veterans without jobs, according to federal data released Friday.

The largest decrease was among veterans of the Gulf War era, whose unemployment rate last month hit a record low of : Natalie Gross. Mostly, veterans said they felt invisible, anonymous, and ignored by the public. Former combat Marine and future U.S.

Senator, James H. Webb. The latest unemployment figures say that unemployment among Vietnam-era veterans is nowAnd that's a hell of a lot of unemployed vets. But the facts behind the figures are even worse.

Over thousand of these unemployed vets are between the ages of 35 and 39—hardly a period in life when people are just starting out and expecting to.

On Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released Veteran unemployment data for the month of August. The unemployment rate for all Veterans continues to fall, now at percent, the lowest rate in more than three years, and below the national unemployment rate of percent. The unemployment rate for Iraq and Afghanistan-era Veterans (or Gulf War II-era Veterans) in August.

has remained higher when compared to non-veterans. Female Gulf War era II veterans, especially, have experienced the highest unemployment rates during this five-year period. The average unemployment rate for female veterans was %, as compared to % for female non-veterans.

The Annual Employment Situation of Veterans: 1. Highlights I estimate employment, earnings and college enrollment among post 9/11 veterans by sex. The veteran employment penalty is greater among female veterans than male veterans, but lower among African–Americans.

Post 9/11 veterans are more likely to be enrolled in Cited by: The unemployment rate for veterans who served in the military since September – a group referred to as Gulf War-era II veterans – was percent inthe U.S.

Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on March The jobless rate for veterans of all eras combined was percent. About The Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of (or VEVRAA, 38 U.S.C.

§ ) is an Act of Congress in reference to Vietnam-era veterans, disabled veterans, and any other veterans who served active duty time in a war event that qualifies for a campaign badge.

Overview. The law requires that employers with federal contracts or subcontracts of $, or more provide equal. The wars in the Middle East have highlighted the issue of compliance with the workplace protections offered to veterans and reservists.

Some laws, such as The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of (USERRA), are federal, but many states have their own laws affecting veterans and employers. Unemployment is clearly on the decline for post-9/11 veterans, in particular, where numbers dipped to percent in October from percent a year earlier, its.

Unemployment among U.S. military veterans eased last year, government data showed on Thursday, but remained far higher than the national average rate for the civilian : Reuters Editorial.

Study shows women veterans from the Vietnam era are at increased risk of PTSD There were approximatelywomen who served in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War, with nea serving in parts of Southeast Asia. A new study is showing the lingering psychological effects their service has caused.

According to “Prevalence of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Vietnam-Era. The U. Government does not make a distinction between Vietnam Era and Vietnam Veterans; our government officially refers to all as Vietnam Era Veterans, who served during the Vietnam War time period, regardless of the location the veteran served, and is.

Veterans and especially Gulf War II Era Veterans were more likely to work for the Federal government than non-Veterans 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% % Non-Veterans Veterans Gulf War II Era Veterans Federal government State / local government Private nonagricultural Other work categories % % % % % % % %.

Thousands of Vietnam-era veterans denied benefits because of less-than-honorable discharges may be eligible for upgrades if their misconduct was related to post-traumatic stress : Dave Philipps. Employment Assistance Guide for Service Providers Helping Homeless Veterans National Coalition for Homeless Veterans Preparation of this item was funded by the United States Department of Laborunder Grant No.

HVFile Size: KB. The National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics (NCVAS) collects and analyzes data related to Veterans. National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics Apply for and manage the VA benefits and services you’ve earned as a Veteran, Servicemember, or family member—like health care, disability, education, and more.

Earlier today, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released Veteran unemployment data for the month of March.

The unemployment rate for all Veterans was percent in February—a a slight bump from percent in February and still below the national average of percent. For post-9/11 Veterans, the rate dropped to percent in March compared to percent in February.

Unemployment Rate for Vietnam from General Statistics Office of Vietnam for the Unemployment release.

This page provides forecast and historical data, charts, statistics, news and updates for Vietnam Unemployment Rate.(i) In the Republic of Vietnam between Februand May 7, ; or (ii) Between August 5,and May 7,in all other cases; or (2) Was discharged or released from active duty for a service-connected disability if any part of such active duty was performed.Vietnam Veterans may be eligible for a wide-variety of benefits available to all U.S.

military Veterans. VA benefits include disability compensation, pension, education and training, health care, home loans, insurance, vocational rehabilitation and employment, and burial. See our Veterans page for an overview of the benefits available to all.