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Question 81. If Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell is repealed, how, if at all, will your military career plans be affected?
NOverallArmyMarine CorpsNavyAir ForceCoast Guard
I will stay longer than I had planned1,4221.7%1.9%0.7%2.2%1.2%1.7%
I will think about staying longer than I had planned1,5001.8%2.0%1.2%2.2%1.4%1.5%
I will think about leaving sooner than I had planned12,69811.1%11.8%15.0%8.6%9.9%9.1%
I will leave sooner than I had planned12,12612.6%14.2%23.1%7.9%8.2%6.2%
My military career plans would not change73,21062.3%60.2%47.5%68.0%69.0%67.5%
Don’t know10,69010.5%9.8%12.2%11.2%10.3%14.0%

These statistics were recovered from the Report of the Comprehensive Review of the Issues Associated with a Repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” released by the Department of Defense in November 2010.