Overall percent of population who are food insecure
Number in population who are food insecure
Number of children eligible for free and reduced price school meals
But of those, how many actually get the meals?
Percent of eligible children actually getting free and reduced price school lunch
Percent of eligible children actually getting free and reduced price school breakfast
Percent of eligible children actually getting free summer meals
County Non-profit Partner Resources
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina
Food Bank Partner Agencies
Loaves and Fishes, St. Peter's Soup Kitchen, Urban Ministry, Charlotte Area Fund, Center of Hope, Crisis Assistance, Charlotte Rescue Mission, Salvation Army and Hope Haven
Infant Mortality Rate (per 1,000) live births)
Data shown is for 2015, and is the most recent available as of February, 2015. For more information, or data sources related to hunger, food insecurity, health, education, or economic profiles of counties, please contact Maureen Berner, Professor of Public Administration and Government, School of Government, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, at email@example.com.
An estimated 14.5 percent of American households were food insecure at least some time during the year in 2012, according to the USDA. In North Carolina, 25% of children live in households that were food insecure at some point during the year 2012.