Problem

Physically unfit soldiers

Other Names:
Military couch potatoes
Inadequate military recruits
Nature:
Poor physical condition among the troops is the biggest problem in the American military. In 1996, 20% of their troops under age 21 were overweight.
Broader Problems:
Physical unfitness
Values:
Inadequacy
Unfit
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
02.06.1999 – 00:00 CEST