The Military Community and Family Policy Reports page includes descriptions and links to important Department of Defense and government reports and survey results that relate to the deputate.
These reports present a synthesis of demographic information describing members and families in the military community.
Annual Report to Congress on Plans for the Department of Defense for the Support of Military Readiness
This annual report to Congress provides a summary of plans and assessment activities pertaining to military family readiness.
Annual Report of the Department of Defense Military Family Council
This annual report to Congress presents an assessment of the adequacy and effectiveness of the military family readiness programs and recommendations on action to be taken to improve those programs. The fiscal 2008 report was combined with the Fiscal Year 2008 Annual Report to Congress on plans for the Department of Defense for the Support of Military Family Readiness.
Defense Manpower Data Center Survey Results
The Defense Manpower Data Center conducts surveys that assess attitudes and opinions on a wide range of personnel issues across the entire Department of Defense community.
Quadrennial Quality of Life Reviews
The Department of Defense conducts a comprehensive examination of the quality of life of the members of the armed forces, including an examination of the programs, projects and activities of the department.
2nd Quadrennial Quality of Life Review, 2009
1st Quadrennial Quality of Life Review, 2004
Department of Defense Inspector General Reports
The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General serves as an independent and objective office in the department to conduct, supervise, monitor and initiate audits, evaluations and investigations relating to programs and operations of the Department of Defense.
Government Accountability Office Reports
The Government Accountability Office is an independent, nonpartisan agency that investigates how the federal government spends taxpayer dollars.
The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit and nonpartisan research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous.