Accession Number:

ADA609607

Title:

2012 Survey of Reserve Components Spouses (RCSS): Tabulations of Responses

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan-May 2012

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE MANPOWER DATA CENTER ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

658.0

Abstract:

The 2012 RCSS continues a line of research on Reserve spouses that began with the 1986 Reserve Components Survey of GuardReserve Spouses. In 1992, 2000, 2006, 2008, and 2009 DMDC conducted subsequent surveys of Reserve spouses. Many key topics covered by the 2012 RCSS were also included in its predecessors however, questions have been updated, expanded, or streamlined in the 2012 RCSS. The survey was administered by both Web and paper-and-pen questionnaires. Topic areas in this survey include spouse deployment, effect of deployments on children, activationdeployment expectations, feelings about the National Guard and Reserve, well-being, medicaldental coverage, and internet communications.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Psychology
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE