International Food Security

Metadata Updated: February 4, 2018

This dataset is the basis for the International Food Security Assessment, 2016-2026 released in June 2016. This annual ERS report projects food availability and access for 76 low- and middle-income countries over a 10-year period. The dataset includes annual country-level data on area, yield, production, nonfood use, trade, and consumption for grains and root and tuber crops (combined as R&T in the documentation tables), food aid, total value of imports and exports, gross domestic product, and population compiled from a variety of sources.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Metadata Created Date April 1, 2014
Metadata Updated Date February 4, 2018
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

Metadata Source

Harvested from USDA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date April 1, 2014
Metadata Updated Date February 4, 2018
Publisher United States Department of Agriculture
Unique Identifier USDA-ERS-00074
Birgit Meade
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 005:13
Metadata Context
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Data Dictionary
Harvest Object Id 7004cca5-87cc-42a6-b7d3-bc8df0b56f3b
Harvest Source Id 50ca39af-9ddb-466d-8cf3-84d67a204346
Harvest Source Title USDA JSON
Data First Published 2014-02-07
Language us-EN
Data Last Modified 2014-07-24
Program Code 005:041
Related Documents
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Source Hash b3b2f952eca301eca2864f41030f1cf3ee03c697
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial Global
Category international, food security

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