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This dataset is the basis for the International Food Security Assessment, 2013-2023 released in June 2013.  This annual ERS report projects food availability and access for 76 low- and middle-income countries over a 10-year period.  The dataset includes annual country-level data on area, yield, production, nonfood use, trade, and consumption for grains and root and tuber crops (combined as R&T in the documentation tables), food aid, total value of imports and exports, gross domestic product, and population compiled from a variety of sources. 

Data for each of the 76 countries for 1980-2012 are presented in the following eight regional Excel workbooks. Data for all 76 countries can be downloaded in a single CSV file in a format suitable for importing it into any database programs.

    Data Set  Download as Excel
    DownloadsLast UpdatedNext Update
    East AfricaDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    Central AfricaDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    West AfricaDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    Southern AfricaDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    North AfricaDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    Commonwealth of Independent StatesDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    South and Southeast AsiaDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    Latin America and the CaribbeanDownload as Excel2/7/20147/18/2014
    All Countries2/7/20147/18/2014

    Last updated: Friday, February 07, 2014

    For more information contact: Birgit Meade and Stacey Rosen

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