even today there are an estimated five million pieces of unexploded ordnance still scattered around vietnam. 1. the economic and human costs of the vietnam war were devastating. the war claimed between 2.5-4 million lives, the vast majority of them vietnamese civilians plus almost 60,000 americans. 2.
the defense department reported that the overall cost of the vietnam war was $173 billion equivalent to $770 billion in 2003 dollars . veteran's benefits and interest would add another $250 billion $1 trillion in 2003 dollars .
$350 billion to $900 billion estimated final cost of the war to the u.s. includes veteran benefits, interest, etc. these figures mean that every american alive in 1969 will have to work full time for 5 to 12 months just to pay for the indochina war. $664 billion total final cost to the u.s. of world war ii based on 1945 dollars .
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daily budget for vietnam. for a five-star experience in vietnam, expect to pay $150 per day at the bare minimum youll spend about $75-$100 for your hotel room, at the very least or $200 if you plan on dining out often and staying in a very luxurious hotel.
average local salary: the average monthly salary of a worker in vietnam is about $148 per month; those in high paying jobs bring home around $500 per month. visas : the most common visa for vietnam is a single-entry three-month visa.
in vietnam, the last sustained war the nation fought, the united states spent $111 billion during the eight years of the war, from 1964 to 1972. adjusted for inflation, that's more than $494 billion, an average of $61.8 billion per year, or $5.15 billion per month.
the capital of vietnam is still far more traditional than the larger saigon in the south. there arent a lot of must-see sites, but the pleasant though chaotic city center makes up for that, with excellent food and drink at very low prices.
war costs of the confederacy, all estimates are based on u.s. government budget data. current year dollar estimates of the costs of the war of 1812 though world war ii represent the increase in army and navy outlays during the period of each war compared to average military spending in the previous three years. for the
for the vietnam war and the 1990-1991 persian gulf war, the figures reported here are department of defense estimates of the 'incremental' costs of military operations--i.e., the costs of war-related activities over and above the normal, day-to-day costs of recruiting, paying, training, and equipping standing military forces.
the average life expectancy for women born today in vietnam is 80.7 years, and 71.3 years for men, more than 50 percent of whom smoke. whilst this is lower than predicted for us citizens, at 81.6 years for women and 76.9 years for men, it is a surprisingly positive statistic given how low the countrys gdp is and that the wage of the average
none of the enlisted grades have an average age of less than 20. the average man who fought in world war ii was 26 years of age. myth: the united states lost the war in vietnam. fact: the american military was not defeated in vietnam. the american military did not lose a battle of any consequence.
public opinion polls taken after the tet offensive revealed johnson's overall approval rating has slipped to 36 percent, while approval of his vietnam war policy slipped to 26 percent. march 14, 1968 - senator robert f. kennedy offers president johnson a confidential political proposition. kennedy will agree to stay out of the presidential race
actually, the above overstates the cost considerably. a general-purpose 500 lbs iron bomb no guidance such as a mk 82 costs under $300 each.
wage and salary in vietnam are very dissimilar across occupations and contrast starkly between urban and rural areas. the average wage per person in vietnam is around 3.2 million vnd $150 a month and differentiated by many factors. like many other economies in the world, the type of jobs firstly divides the salary level in vietnam.
in total, these wars are costing the government $40 billion a year to compensate veterans and survivors. world war i still costs taxpayers $20 million a year, world war ii $5 billion and the korean war $2.8 billion. the total cost of the vietnam war, estimated to be more than $1 trillion in current dollars, includes $270 billion paid out in benefits.
the cost of living is generally low and theres a big variety of delicious food. in ho chi minh city, youll find a lot of entrepreneurs and digital nomads living there. in hanoi, there are a lot of teachers. there are also many americans who have fought in the vietnam war and chose to retire there.
vietnam war - vietnam war - the united states enters the war: between the gulf of tonkin resolution and the u.s. presidential election in november 1964, the situation in vietnam had changed for the worse. beginning in september, the khanh government was succeeded by a bewildering array of cliques and coalitions, some of which stayed in power less than a month.
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vietnam war the war in vietnam cost the u.s. $738 billion, or just 2.3% of gdp in 1968. by the end of the conflict, the names of more than 58,000 dead soldiers were recorded on the vietnam
approximately 2.7 million american men and women served in vietnam. during the war, over 58,000 u.s. military members lost their lives and 153,000 were wounded. there were 766 prisoners of war of which 114 died in captivity.
how much money do i need for vietnam? vietnam is a promising land to the foreigner travelers because of the unique attractions of the country in terms of nature, culture or history, not to mention cheap and diverse tourism services.
the war in vietnam cost the u.s. $738 billion, or just 2.3% of gdp in 1968. by the end of the conflict, the names of more than 58,000 dead soldiers were recorded on the vietnam veterans memorial
the united states paid a high political cost for the vietnam war. large-scale anti-war movements around the country caused a great rift within american society. likewise, the leak of pentagon papers and the watergate scandal critically damaged the government credibility. americans people now kept a deep suspicion and distrust of their government.
generally, average expense for main meals lunch and dinner in vietnam is roughly usd 8 15 per person, whilst the breakfast is more or less usd 3-4 per person. other expenses: they are access fees to local attractions, souvenir expense and other extra costs.
vietnam girl prices. prices vary greatly for vietnam hookers. expect to pay the highest vietnam girl prices for escorts and freelancers. i find the rates by massage shops the best and service. the price of a vietnamese prostitute will be anywhere from $80 upwards. ho chi minh hookers online
the vietnam conflict extract data file of the defense casualty analysis system dcas extract files contains records of 58,220 u.s. military fatal casualties of the vietnam war. these records were transferred into the custody of the national archives and records administration in 2008.
cost of living in vietnam. cost of living in vietnam is 46.97% lower than in united states aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account . rent in vietnam is 65.39% lower than in united states average data for all cities .
the department of defense's oco costs of the afghan conflict since fy2001 will rise to $840.7 billionif the president's fy2018 budget request is met. they will be $770.5 billion for iraq. the total costs for all oco spending between fy2001 and fy2018 will be in excess of $1,909 billion.
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