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Low-Income Persons who are SNAP Participants
The number of SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, previously called Food Stamp Program) participants as a share of low-income persons, where low-income persons are defined as members of households in which household income is at or below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level. Population data is taken from U.S. Census Bureau. SNAP participant data are from Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, U.S. Census Bureau.
Measurement Period: 2007
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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 22 peer counties
Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 73
were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age, Population Density
All Peer Counties for Somerset
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