Reliance on Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Continued to Rise Post-Recession
Uses data from the 2007, 2009, and 2010 American Community Survey to provide an up-to-date look at changes in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) receipt over the course of the recession. Includes a comparison of receipt by rural, suburban, or central city location. Provides data breakdowns for married couples with children, single fathers, and single mothers.
Jessica A. Bean
Carsey School of Public Policy
Children and youth · Families · Food security and nutrition · Income support and assistance · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data