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Geographic Dispersion of SNAP Enrollment in Georgia

Posted On March 1, 2014
Categories FRC Blog

In 2012, approximately 20 percent of Georgia’s population received Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits (formerly food stamps). This percentage share was the sixth highest in the country. However, there is substantial county level variation in the share of the population that received SNAP benefits in a given year. In this map feature, we illustrate… more »