Food Insecurity

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What is Food Insecurity?food insecirty

The state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritous food.

  • Individuals lacking sustainable physical or economic access to enough safe, nutritious, and socially acceptable food for a healthy and productive life.
  • When the ability to acquire enough food in a socially acceptable way is limited or uncertain.

Derived from: https://www.ers.usda.gov/topics/food-nutrition-assistance/food-security-in-the-us/definitions-of-food-security

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