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Hunger Factors

Oregon Food Bank conducts statewide research that paints a true picture of hunger in Oregon. The two reports below share our findings.

Profiles of Hunger and PovertyProfiles of Hunger and Poverty in Oregon
Every other year, Oregon Food Bank conducts a statewide survey of emergency food box recipients in an effort to better understand hunger in our communities. Regional Food Banks and local partner agencies from each region of the state help administer and coordinate the survey.

The comprehensive report examines the underlying factors that force people to seek emergency food assistance.  

Read the report.


2013 Snapshot of Hunger in OregonA Snapshot of Hunger
This report provides a high-level snapshot of hunger in Oregon through graphs and statistics. The data comes from OFB's full Profiles of Hunger and Poverty report and annual service statistics.

Read the report.