|Source: National Center for Education Statistics, School Nutrition Association
|Research Date: 6.18.2013
|The rising number of students who are on or eligible for free and reduced lunch at school has everyone alarmed as this is a major indicator of growing poverty in the United States.
|Free and Reduced School Lunch Statistics
|Total number of students receiving free or reduced lunch in the U.S.
|Percentage of Students Eligible for Free and Reduced Lunch
|Highest State/Territory for Free and Reduced Lunch – Washington D.C.
|Lowest State/Territory for Free and Reduced Lunch – New Hampshire
|Amount the federal government pays for each free lunch served
|Actual cost of each free lunch served
Free and Reduced Lunch, Schools, Public, Assistance, Government Help. Nutrition. What percent of students are on free lunch or reduced lunch in the us ? total number of students on free lunch ?
Statistic Sources & References
Source: Statistic Brain Research Institute (Online / Direct Response Mail)
Content Author: Statistic Brain
Date research was conducted: July 18, 2016
Free and Reduced Lunch Statistics