Growth in the food stamp program appeared to reach a plateau in February — with 14.3% of the population relying on the safety net program.
The number of food stamp recipients was essentially flat in February, the most recent month available, with 44.2 million Americans receiving benefits, according a new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.To view that data for your state, CLICK the INTERACTIVE MAP below:
Below are the TOP 25 States that have the highest percentage of population on food stamps. CLICK the GRAPH below to view more data:
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