Did You Know

65% of US Veterans rated their overall health as good or excellent before joining the military in 2020 but only 5% currently rate their overall health as such

10% of respondents to the IAVA annual survey considered suicide before joining the military whereas 44 percent had considered suicide after joining the military

14% of female IAVA members report feeling unsafe when seeking healthcare in VA facilities

86% of IAVA respondents report exposure to burn pits; 88% believe they may be or are already experiencing symptoms; 53% are registered in the burn pit registry