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SNAP food security in-depth interview study: Final report

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Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 00:08
Individual Author: 
Edin, Kathryn
Boyd, Melody
Malbi, James
Ohls, Jim
Worthington, Julie
Greene, Sara
Redel, Nicholas
Sridharan, Swetha
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Published Date: 
March 2013
Published Date (Text): 
March 2013

The in-depth interviews discussed in this report consist of detailed discussions with 90 SNAP households with children in 6 States (California, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Texas) about their financial situations, their use of SNAP, and their overall food security. Interview questions focused on household expenditures and income, SNAP and food shopping habits, eating habits, nutrition, triggers of food hardship, and food-related coping strategies. (author abstract) 

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