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Percent of Population Participating in SNAP (County)

Source: USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Data System, Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services (Department of Agriculture)
Topic: Social WelfareSubtopic: Food AssistanceCategory: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Product: Local StatsDate Updated: June 2014Update Tips
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    * Updates for this data series are no longer available from the USDA because the SNAP Data System program was discontinued

    Years Available: 2000, 2006–2010

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    General Notes: *Median value gives the value for the "average" county for this metric, the 50th percentile of all counties reporting data. **National total based on national total of participants divided by Census national population estimate. ***This percentage refers to the total population in a place, not the population eligible for benefits. Data for the following counties for the following years were not available: 2000, 2006, 2009-2010: Kalawao County, HI. 2007: Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area, AK; Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area, AK; Kalawao County, HI 2008: Kalawao County, HI; Buffalo County, SD. Since 2006, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), which originally published these data, included some counties according to definitions other than the Census definitions of counties. Those records have been omitted.


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