Try our corporate solution for free!
(212) 419-8286
hadley.ward@statista.com

U.S. states with the highest share of people struggling to afford food in 2012

This statistic shows the results of a survey in the United States on the affordability of food in 2012, by state. The survey was conducted between January and June 2012; this statistic only depicts the ten states with the highest share of residents stating they have experienced times in the past 12 months when they did not have enough money to buy food for themselves or their family. In Mississippi, some 25 percent of respondents stated they struggled to buy food for themselves or their family during the last 12 months.

Did you have trouble to buy food for you or your family in the last 12 months?

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

August 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

January to June 2012

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The source posed the question as follows: "Have there been times in the past 12 months when you did not have enough money to buy food that you or your family needed?"

This statistic only shows the ten states with the highest share of people struggling to afford food. Please check the source for more details.

The source does not provide detailed information on the number of respondents in each state.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Children's food and beverages"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.