Posted on December 14, 2016 • Category: Well-Being
Civic and community health are two of the goals that Arizona citizens have identified as critical to the state’s future. A key asset is veterans. Their participation in volunteer work, civic organizations and charitable contributions all exceed statewide averages and often exceed national averages for veterans.
The statewide average for all Arizonans is 5.3%. The national average is 8.2%.
The statewide average for all Arizonans is 5.7%. The national average is 7.6%.
|78%||Arizona veterans who vote “frequently” in local elections, compared to 54.4% of non-veterans. Nationally, 59.5% veterans under the age of 50 and 78.4% of veterans over the age of 50 vote frequently in local elections.
2016 VETERANS CIVIC HEALTH INDEX
National Conference on Citizenship