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Marine Corps Study: All-Male Combat Units Performed Better Than Mixed Units  : NPR

Marine Corps Study: All-Male Combat Units Performed Better Than Mixed Units  : NPR

A yearlong Marine Corps study trying to understand how gender integration would affect combat readiness has found that all-male units were faster, more lethal and able to evacuate casualties in less time.

Overall, according to a summary of the study, all-male squads performed better than mixed groups in 69 percent of the tasks evaluated.

Source: Marine Corps Study: All-Male Combat Units Performed Better Than Mixed Units : The Two-Way : NPR