Corporate Author: Canadian Association of Food Banks
Subject:Food security – hunger, health|split|Food security – statistics, studies
Publisher:Canadian Association of Food Banks
Place of Publication:Toronto
Date of Publication:1998
The main purpose of the HungerCount survey is to determine the number of people assisted by food banks throughout Canada. Therefore, the survey also provides a perspective on hunger in Canada. The survey provides other information as well, including the level and type of assistance rendered by food banks, income sources of the households assisted, and additional information pertaining to the operation of food banks across the country.