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A Shift in Food Insecurity


Overall, food insecurity for adults and children living in San Mateo County has improved. The number of food insecure adults dropped from 73,640 in 2015 to 68,490 in 2016, while the number of food insecure children decreased from 24,830 in 2015 to 21,370 in 2016.  Source: Feeding America, California Dept. of Social Services, CalFresh Data Files (December 2018).