Survey Findings

The Department of Defense regularly surveys service members and their families to better understand the experiences of military life. These survey results provide a candid look at how service members and their families experience their lives in the military. Topics covered include overall well-being, levels of stress, financial health, family life, and the impact of deployments.

Spouse Survey

These annual surveys of military service members provide a look at the experiences and attitides of service members across all military branches. The survey is conducted separately for active-duty service members and reserve component service members. Topics often include leading indicators, Military OneSource, financial health, transition assistance, family life, access to technology.