FNS Documents & Resources
Empirical Bayes Shrinkage Estimates of State Supplemental Nutrition assistance Program Participation Rates in 2010-2012 for All Eligible People and the Working Poor
This report presents estimates that, for each state, measure the need for SNAP and the program’s effectiveness in each of the three years from 2010 to 2012.
Reaching Those in Need: Estimates of State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation Rates in 2012
This report – part of an annual series – presents estimates of the percentage of eligible persons, by State, who participated in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) during an average month in fiscal year 2012 and in the two previous fiscal years. This report also presents estimates of State participation rates for eligible “working poor” individuals (people in eligible households with earnings) over the same period.