Supplier
USDA/FNS
Years Available
Annually starting in 1969 for national data; annually starting in 2013 for state data
Periodicity
Annual
Mode of Collection
Census.
Description
The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service (USDA, FNS) works to end hunger and obesity through the administration of 15 federal assistance programs including the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and school meals (including the School Breakfast Program).
Population Covered
Participants in FNS programs in the 50 states and the District of Columbia