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Dynamics of Economic Well-Being: Participation in Government Programs, 2009-2012: Who Gets Assistance?

Description
Provides information on the characteristics of people who receive benefits from Medicaid, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), housing assistance, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and general assistance. Tables in the appendices include metropolitan and non-metropolitan participation rates by program.
Author(s)
Shelley K. Irving, Tracy A. Loveless
Date
05/2015
Type
Document
Organization
U.S. Census Bureau
Tagged as
Food security and nutrition · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Income support and assistance · Medicaid · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data