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


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.


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.)


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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