Everything You Need to Understand the Military Compensation Debate


Contextualization of military compensation debate by use of interactive visualizations. These graphics chart the category and percentage/dollar value of every military compensation outlay; funding by government department; the per-soldier cost of pay and health benefits from 1998 to 2014; and the growth of Defense Health and Veterans Affairs health-related budgets from 1998 to 2014. (Defense in Depth, Council on Foreign Relations)