Reports and Studies

Food and Nutrition Service Research

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Find reports and studies related to Federal nutrition assistance programs conducted by the Office of Research and Analysis (ORA) and the Economic Research Service (ERS) of USDA.


WIC Program Studies and Research

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.


Food Security Studies and Research

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.


Child Nutrition Studies and Research

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.


Food Distribution Studies and Research

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.


Food Assistance and Nutrition Programs: FANRP Research Findings

USDA. Economic Research Service.

The Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Program (FANRP) supports a broad spectrum of food and nutrition assistance research. ERS has compiled an electronic database of the hundreds of peer-reviewed reports and articles based on FANRP-supported research published at ERS and elsewhere.


Food and Nutrition Assistance

USDA. Economic Research Service.

Find reports, research and evaluations that focus on various aspects of nutrition assistance programs.


Household Food Security in the United States, 2004

USDA. Economic Research Service.


Household Food Security in the United States, 2003

USDA. Economic Research Service.


Dynamics of Poverty and Food Sufficiency, 2003

USDA. Economic Research Service.


USDA Food Plans: Cost of Food

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Find information on the Thrifty Food Plan (the basis for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly Food Stamp Program, allotments) and three other levels and other resources and reports related to official Food Plans.


The Food Stamp Program and Food Insufficiency, 2002

USDA. Economic Research Service.