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Characteristics and Influential Factors of Food Deserts

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Description
Examines the socioeconomic and demographic characteristics of food desert tracts to see how they differ from other census tracts and the extent to which these differences influence food desert status. Includes information comparing rural and urban food deserts.
Author(s)
Paula Dutko, Michele Ver Ploeg, Tracey Farrigan
Date
08/2012
Type
Document
Organization
USDA Economic Research Service
Tagged as
Food security and nutrition · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data