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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 9/20/2020, the graduates of the Class of 1959 (and, yes, there were 45 grads born in 1938), have an overall living percentage of 59%.

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: 732 || Known Deceased: 413 || Active Duty Deaths: 40
Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 468 || Grads Known Deceased: 328
Total Classmates by Year of Birth as of August 28, 2020
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
Total: 17 Total: 75 Total: 170 Total: 365 Total: 463 Total: 55
Tot Decd.: 8 Tot Dec.: 35 Tot Dec.: 76 Tot Dec.: 117 Tot Dec.: 156 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: 3 Grd Liv: 15 Grd Liv: 41 Grd Liv: 157 Grd Liv: 224 Grd Liv: 28
Living: 37.5% Living: 44.1% Living: 43.6% Living: 61.8% Living: 62% Living: 62.2%
Table 1: USNA Class of 1959 Companies with Graduate demographic information
as of Friday, Aug 28, 2020
Co.
Total Grad & DNG
Total Grad
Total Grd Living
Total Grd Deceased
% Grad Living
1st4133221166.67
2nd4635181751.43
3rd4230161453.33
4th4131211067.74
5th4528151353.57
6th4637221559.46
7th4131181358.06
8th4636261072.22
9th4334181652.94
10th4432181456.25
11th4636261072.22
12th4737162143.24
13th4136201655.56
14th4433191457.58
15th4536201655.56
16th4232211165.63
17th4832211165.63
18th4232201262.5
19th4836201655.56
20th4232181456.25
21st4130191163.33
22nd4434171750
23rd4732181456.25
24th4031191261.29
Graduate Classmates Living: 468   Graduate deceased: 328
Company Average Living Percent of Graduates: 58.8442
Class Living Percent of Graduates: 58.79397
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 Friday, Aug 28, 2020
Grad Living count
DNG Living count
% Grad Living
% DNG Living
Comment
468 264 58.7939775.6 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 this near 80-year-old+ age group, the anticipated percent living is about 53%. The USNA '59 DNG's with a 75.6% living is considered a statistical anonomaly and as such is not used in any of the percentage statistics on this website.
Graduate Classmates Living: 468   Graduate deceased: 328
Total Grad entries above: 796 Total entries reviewed: 1145
DNG without a Company (not counted in above): 93

Table 3: USNA Class of 1959 Living Classmates by Residency Count
as of Friday, Aug 28, 2020
Postal Code
State/Country Full Name
# Classmates
AKAlaska1
ALAlabama5
APAPO1
ARArkansas1
AUVictoria, Australia1
AZArizona16
CACalifornia87
COColorado13
CTConnecticut6
DCDistrict of Columbia4
DEDelaware1
FLFlorida66
FRFrance1
GAGeorgia15
HIHawaii6
IDIdaho3
ILIllinois5
INIndiana3
KSKansas1
KYKentucky5
LALouisiana2
MAMassachusetts14
MDMaryland31
MEMaine3
MIMichigan6
MNMinnesota6
MOMissouri4
MTMontana1
NCNorth Carolina16
NHNew Hampshire3
NJNew Jersey10
NMNew Mexico3
NVNevada5
NYNew York6
OHOhio6
OKOklahoma2
OROregon3
PAPennsylvania19
RIRhode Island4
SCSouth Carolina9
SDSouth Dakota1
TNTennessee4
TUTurkey1
TXTexas19
UTUtah5
VAVirginia78
VTVermont2
WAWashington18
WIWisconsin4
WVWest Virgnia1
WYWyoming1
Total locations reviewed: 51

Reference the Country & State Codes PDF