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Unpacking the Numbers

New York Times Maps Food Stamp Usage

The number of food stamp recipients has been on the rise over the past two years, and one in eight Americans and one in four children now rely on food stamps. 

The New York Times' interactiv maps shows the food stamp usage by county in the u.S. for all americans, children, blacks, whites, and the change since 2007.

Among all Americans, food stamp recipeints reach nearly 50% in several counties, and among children nearly 75% in some places. 

Visit the New York Time interactive map at:

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/11/28/us/20091128-foodstamps.html

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