The One Percent
Stacey at Twenty-Something Misadventures featured a pretty interesting way to look at the life of a deployed service member and their family yesterday. It was a “numbers collage” and it broke down what a service member and his or her family missed during deployments. Stacey pointed out something that many people overlook…only 1% of the entire U.S. population is currently serving in the military. One percent! She thought it would be interesting if those in the one percent shared their numbers as a reminder that it’s not just the service members who sacrifice it’s also the families.
Here are our numbers: