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Families in the expanded food and nutrition education program : comparison of food stamp and food distribution program participants and non-participants


Author:
Feaster, J. Gerald, Perkins, Garey B., United States, Department of Agriculture, and Economic Research Service
Source:
Other US
Year:
1973
Subject:
Food stamps, Food consumption, and Welfare recipients
Abstract:
Abstract: Study conducted at a request of and under memorandum with the Food and Nutrition Service. Data used for the analysis were made available through the cooperation of Extension Service. The socioeconomic and food consumption profiles of families in the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) are presented according to their food assistance status during 1969. This includes profiles of food stamp and food distribution program participants, eligible nonparticipants, and ineligible families. Significant differences in socioeconomic characteristics and food consumption practices existed among EFNEP families according to their food assistance program status.
Format:
vi, 59 p. 26 cm.
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service
Series:
Agricultural economic report no. 246
Collection:
Rural Development Publications Collection
Permanent URL:
http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/FNC91957043