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Annual VEVRAA Benchmark Effective Dates

This chart will be updated annually and is intended for use by contractors who choose to set a VEVRAA hiring benchmark using the annual national percentage of veterans in the civilian labor force. Contractors who wish to establish their own customized benchmark should visit https://ofccp.dol–esa.gov/errd/VEVRAA.jsp.

 

Annual VEVRAA Benchmark Effective Dates

Percentage*
Effective Date**
  From To
6.7 03/31/2017
6.9 03/04/2016 03/30/2017
7 04/21/2015 03/03/2016
7.2 03/24/2014 04/20/2015

 

* The data used to calculate the annual national percentage of veterans as a benchmark is available the first Friday in January each year at: https://www.bls.gov/cps/demographics.htm#vets.

** If using the annual national percentage of veterans as a benchmark, then a contractor would select whichever percentage is effective when the AAP year begins.