MAP: See Which States Boast The Highest Enlistment Rates In America

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July 20, 2014 11:04am PST

Wondering how your state stacks up when it comes to patriotism? Well a new map shows the enlistment rates in each state.

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Another interesting way to look at the enlistment rates across the country is by region. According to the Department of Defense, in 2013, 44% of all military recruits came from the South, despite this region having only 36% of the country’s 18-24 year-old civilian population. Only 14% of new enlistments came from the Northeast.

(Read More: MAP: See The Top Conservative & Liberal Cities In The U.S.)

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What do you think of this data? Is it what you’d expect or not so much? Let us know in the comments section!

H/T: IJ Review

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