Statistics on children, youth and families in South Dakota from the Annie E. Casey Foundation and South Dakota KIDS COUNT
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households in South Dakota
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households
Why This Indicator Matters
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly the Food Stamp Program, helps low-income individuals and families obtain better nutrition through monthly benefits they can use to purchase food. For children, a better diet means better learning in school. For adults, it means better performance on the job or a better foundation for developing job skills that can give them and their families independence.show more
Definition and Source
The average monthly number of households participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
South Dakota Department of Social Services
DATE - Data represents state fiscal years.
NOTE - Data does not include SNAP Emergency Allotment or P-EBT in SFY 2021 when available.