African American Military Enrollment Decreases

Noted without comment:
In 2001, black enrollment on active duty and reserves –51,500.
In 2006, black enrollment on active duty and reserves –36,000.
In 2001, blacks represented 23% of active duty military.
In 2006, blacks represented 12.4% of active duty military.
In 2001, Hispanics had 27,000 on active duty.
In 2006, Hispanics had 33,000 on active duty.