Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration

Food Insecurity in the U.S.

About the Data Insights

This infographic highlights how food insecurity negatively impacts health. One in six children face hunger, which is linked to health issues and poor academic outcomes. The direct and indirect health-related costs of hunger and food insecurity added up to an estimated $160 billion in 2014.

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Hunger is linked to health issues and poor academic outcomes.