Food Insecurity is the percentage of the population who did not have access to a reliable source of food during the past year. This measure was modeled using information from the Community Population Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and American Community Survey. More detailed information can be found here. This is one of two measures that are used to construct the Food Environment Index.
Measurement Period: 2014
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Peers included in this indicator:
- Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics.
Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.
This county has 24 peer counties
Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 5
were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty
All Peer Counties for Mahoning
St. Clair, IL;
East Baton Rouge, LA;
St. Louis city, MO;