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FY 2009 Military Recruiting Statistics

January

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Updated February 17, 2009

The Department of Defense has announced its recruiting statistics for the active and reserve components for Januar 2009 (the fourth month of Fiscal Year 2009). A "Fiscal Year" runs from October through September.

All of the active duty branchesbranches met or exceeded their recruiting goals for the month.

Active Duty Recruiting Statistics for Jan 2009:

  • Army – 9,658 accessions with a goal of 9,000; 107 percent
  • Navy – 2,948 accessions with a goal of 2,948; 100 percent
  • Marine Corps – 3,720 accessions with a goal of 3,406; 109 percent
  • Air Force – 2,600 accessions with a goal of 2,597; 100 percent

On the Reserve side, five of the six reserve componants met or exceeded their recruiting goals.

Reserve Recruiting Statistics for Jan 2009:

  • Army National Guard – 4,913 accessions with a goal of 5,577; 88 percent
  • Army Reserve – 3,223 accessions with a goal of 3,128; 103 percent
  • Navy Reserve – 712 accessions with a goal of 712; 100 percent
  • Marine Corps Reserve – 879 accessions with a goal of 567; 155 percent
  • Air National Guard – 896 accessions with a goal of 703; 127 percent
  • Air Force Reserve – 683 accessions with a goal of 683; 100 percent

Fiscal Year 2009 Recruiting Statistics to Date

(October 1, 2008 to January 31, 2009)

FY 2009 Recruiting

Componant Accessions Goal Percent
Army
21,447 20,300 106
Navy
11,266 11,266 100
Marine Corps
10,963 10,179 108
Air Force
11,819 11,816 100
Air National Guard
3,261 2,771 118
Air Force Reserve 2,850 2,827 101

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