Percent Food Insecure By County 2014

According to the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps food insecurity is the percentage of the population who did not have access to a reliable source of food during the past year [1]. Today’s map of the day shows the percent food insecure by county for the year 2014. From the map we can see southern states have a large portion of counties shaded dark indicating a high percentage of the population experiencing food insecurity relative to some western and Midwestern states shaded yellow/light orange.