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'59 [some] Key Demographics

Demographics for US males born between 1935 thru 1938 shows that the overall probablity of currently living as of mid 2016 is about 53%.  As of 10/20/2011, the graduates of the Class of 1959, have an overall living percentage of 55.4%.

The following three tables display: Table1: current living and deceased by Company; Table2: Percentages of Graduates living and deceased and DNG (Did Not Graduate (in C' 59)) and why DNG cannot be counted in overall living percentage; Table 3: Total living graduates and DNG's by current state of residency where snail mail is known.

Current Overall '59 Data Base Count
Total: 1145 || Assumed Living: 691 || Known Deceased: 454 || Active Duty Deaths: 40
Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 441 || Grads Known Deceased: 355
DOB USNA59 Classmates
Total Classmates by Year of Birth as of Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
Total: 17 Total: 75 Total: 170 Total: 365 Total: 463 Total: 55
Tot Decd.: 9 Tot Dec.: 35 Tot Dec.: 80 Tot Dec.: 119 Tot Dec.: 157 Tot Dec.: 21
Following entries are for Graduates ONLY Total Grads || Living Grads || % Living Grads by birth year
Tot Grd: 8 Tot Grd: 34 Tot Grd: 94 Tot Grd: 254 Tot Grd: 361 Tot Grd: 45
Grd Liv: 2 DOB USNA59 Classmates Grd Liv: 14 DOB USNA59 Classmates Grd Liv: 34 DOB USNA59 Classmates Grd Liv: 152 DOB USNA59 Classmates Grd Liv: 212 DOB USNA59 Classmates Grd Liv: 27
Living: 25.0% Living: 41.2% Living: 36.2% Living: 59.8% Living: 58.7% Living: 60.0%
Table 1: USNA Class of 1959 Companies with Graduate demographic information
as of Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 Greater than 65% Living
Co.
Total Grad & DNG
Total Grad
Total Grd Living
Total Grd Deceased
% Grad Living
1st4133221166.67
2nd4635 17 18 48.57
3rd4230 14 1648.57
4th4131201164.52
5th4528151353.57
6th4637 20 17 54.05
7th4131161551.61
8th4636251169.44
9th4334181652.94
10th4432181456.25
11th4636251169.44
12th4737142337.84
13th4136 18 18 47.22
14th4433171651.52
15th4536 18 18 50
16th4232211165.63
17th4832201262.5
18th4232201262.5
19th4836191752.78
20th4232181456.25
21st4130191163.33
22nd4434142041.18
23rd4732171553.13
24th4031181358.06
Graduate Classmates Living: 441   Graduate deceased: 355
Company Average Living Percent of Graduates: 55.53373
Class Living Percent of Graduates: 55.40201
Total group entries reviewed: 1145
DNG without a Company (not counted in above): 93
Table 2: Comparison of Living Graduate percentage to DNG percentage
as of Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021
Grad Living count
DNG Living count
% Grad Living
% DNG Living
Comment
441 250 55.40201 71.6 DNG (Did Not Graduate) are NOT included in any overall percent living or deceased statistics as many DNG's must be deceased but the USNA is not aware of the status. As noted, for an 80-year-old+ age group, the anticipated percent living is about 53% (as of mid-2016). The USNA '59 DNG's with a 71.6% living is considered a statistical anonomaly and as such is not used in any of the percentage statistics on this website.
Graduate Classmates Living: 441  Graduate deceased: 355
Total entries reviewed: 1145
DNG without a Company (not counted in above): 93

Table 3: USNA Class of 1959 ALL assumed Living
Classmates by Residency Count
as of Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021
Postal Code
State/Country Full Name
# Classmates
AKAlaska1
ALAlabama5
APAPO1
ARArkansas1
AUVictoria, Australia1
AZArizona 13
CACalifornia 85
COColorado 10
CTConnecticut6
DCDistrict of Columbia3
DEDelaware1
FLFlorida 65
FRFrance1
GAGeorgia14
HIHawaii6
IDIdaho2
ILIllinois5
INIndiana 2
KSKansas1
KYKentucky5
LALouisiana2
MAMassachusetts14
MDMaryland30
MEMaine5
MIMichigan6
MNMinnesota6
MOMissouri4
MTMontana1
NCNorth Carolina17
NENebraska1
NHNew Hampshire3
NJNew Jersey10
NMNew Mexico3
NVNevada4
NYNew York6
OHOhio4
OKOklahoma2
OROregon5
PAPennsylvania16
RIRhode Island4
SCSouth Carolina9
SDSouth Dakota1
TNTennessee5
TUTurkey1
TXTexas19
UTUtah4
VAVirginia 73
VEVenezuela1
VTVermont2
WAWashington18
WIWisconsin4
WVWest Virgnia1
WYWyoming1
Total locations reviewed: 53

Reference the Country & State Codes PDF