50,000

— The number of U.S. sailors currently deployed on 110 U.S. warships around the world, according to Admiral Jonathan Greenert, chief of naval operations.
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smedleybutlersociety
smedleybutlersociety

I doubt it, unless Greenert calls ships in domestic ports "deployed around the world." Currently of eleven carriers seven are in port. 

CV locations Nov 14, 2012: Enterprise Norfolk, Nimitz EastPac, Eisenhower PersianGulf, Vinson SanDiego, Roosevelt Newport News (18 mos. retrofit), Lincoln Norfolk, Washington WestPac, Stennis N ArabianSea, Truman Norfolk, Reagan Puget Sound Shipyard 12 mos, retrofit), Bush Norfolk--one PersianGulf, one ArabianSea, one EastPac, one WestPac,seven in port