Horizontal Bar chart with 35 items.

Prevalence of food insecurity, 2014

Percent of households
Item 1, All households 14.0.
Item 2, Household composition.
Item 3, With children < 18 19.2.
Item 4, With children < 6 19.9.
Item 5, Married-couples with children 12.4.
Item 6, Single women with children 35.3.
Item 7, Single men with children 21.7.
Item 8, Other households with child 24.4.
Item 9, No children 11.7.
Item 10, More than one adult, no children 9.7.
Item 11, Women living alone 15.3.
Item 12, Men living alone 14.0.
Item 13, Households with elderly 8.9.
Item 14, Elderly living alone 9.3.
Item 15, Race/ethnicity of head.
Item 16, White non-Hispanic 10.5.
Item 17, Black non-Hispanic 26.1.
Item 18, Hispanic 22.4.
Item 19, Other 11.8.
Item 20, Income-to-poverty ratio.
Item 21, Under 1.00 39.5.
Item 22, Under 1.30 37.4.
Item 23, Under 1.85 33.7.
Item 24, 1.85 and over 6.3.
Item 25, Income unknown 9.8.
Item 26, Area of residence.
Item 27, Inside metropolitan area 13.5.
Item 28, In principal cities 15.7.
Item 29, Not in principal cities 11.8.
Item 30, Outside metropolitan area 17.1.
Item 31, Census region.
Item 32, Northeast 13.3.
Item 33, Midwest 13.8.
Item 34, South 15.1.
Item 35, West 13.1.


Source: Calculated by ERS using data from the December 2014 Current Population Survey Food Security Supplement.