Food insecurity

Food Insecurity is the percentage of the population who did not have access to a reliable source of food during the past year.

Measurement Period: 2014
Value: 17





HP 2020

  • 9
  • 15
  • 20

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2014 17

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Clayton, GA; Houston, GA; Kenton, KY; Allen, OH;

  • 17
    • 14
    • 19
    • 24
  • 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 22 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 15 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Allen

    Kent, DE; Okaloosa, FL; Osceola, FL; Santa Rosa, FL; Clayton, GA; Houston, GA; Scott, IA; Woodbury, IA; Kankakee, IL; Macon, IL; Peoria, IL; Kenton, KY; St. Tammany, LA; Gaston, NC; Oswego, NY; Allen, OH; Cleveland, OK; Aiken, SC; Berkeley, SC; Montgomery, TN; Brazoria, TX; Ellis, TX; Johnson, TX;


  • Data source: Map the Meal Gap. Download source: County Health Rankings & Roadmaps (CHR&R). A program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) in collaboration between RWJF and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.


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