GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Ptsd Veterans Statistics: Market Report & Data

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"Approximately 11-20% of Veterans who served in Operations Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Enduring Freedom (OEF) have PTSD in a given year."

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"12% of Gulf War Veterans experience PTSD each year."

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"About 15% of Vietnam Veterans were currently diagnosed with PTSD at the time of the most recent study in the late 1980s, the National Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study (NVVRS)."

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"The prevalence of lifetime PTSD in Vietnam veterans was approximately 30.9% for men and 26.9% for women."

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"More than half of all male Vietnam veterans and almost half of all female Vietnam Veterans have experienced "clinically serious stress reaction symptoms.""

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"Veterans who have experienced high levels of military sexual trauma have up to a 60% higher chance of developing PTSD."

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"About 10% of Desert Storm (1991) War Veterans are believed to have PTSD."

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"More than 20% of Veterans with PTSD also have Substance Use Disorder (SUD)."

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"PTSD symptoms improved in about half of veterans receiving cognitive processing therapy or prolonged exposure therapy."

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"On average, veterans with PTSD and no recorded sleep disorder had 2.63 times the risk of suicide compared to veterans without PTSD."

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"Almost one in 10 veterans returning from Iraq or Afghanistan with PTSD had a documented lung condition, most often COPD or asthma."

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"41% of veterans who underwent PTSD psychotherapy completed at least 8 sessions."

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"Nearly half (48.5%) of veterans with PTSD had visited an emergency department in the past year."

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"The unemployment rate for veterans with PTSD is 9.2%."

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"More than 78% of veterans with PTSD have a co-occurring mental health condition such as depression or anxiety."

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"40% of homeless veterans are affected by PTSD."

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"Over 50% of veterans receiving treatment for PTSD have sleep apnea."

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"Approximately 4% of veterans over the age of 55 have PTSD."

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"Of those estimated 31.3% of Vietnam veterans who experienced PTSD at some point in their life, about 30% are still suffering from it today."

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"About 25-53% of female veterans reported experiencing military sexual trauma, which can lead to PTSD."

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