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Calculating the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Program Access Index: A step-by-step guide for 2015

Date Added to Library: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 13:40
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Organizational Author: 
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service
Individual Author: 
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service
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Place Published: 
Washington, DC
Published Date: 
January 2017
Published Date (Text): 
January 2017
Year: 
2017
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Abstract: 

This package presents the 2015 Program Access Index, which is the ratio of SNAP participants to those living below 125 percent of poverty, with some adjustments made. It is the basis of cash awards given to States with high or improved rates. (Author abstract)

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