Food Insecurity Question

Asked of Households With Children

Asked of Households Without Children

17.  (If yes to Question 16) How often did this happen—almost every month, some months but not every month, or in only 1 or 2 months?



18.  In the last 12 months did any of the children ever not eat for a whole day because there wasn’t enough money for food? (Yes/No)



NOTE: Responses in bold indicate an “affirmative” response.
SOURCE: ERS, 2012.


ERS (Economic Research Service). 2012. U.S. household food security survey module: Three-stage design, with screeners. (accessed August 23, 2012).

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