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International Food Security

This dataset measures food availability and access for 76 low- and middle-income countries. 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.

This dataset is the basis for the International Food Security Assessment 2015-2025 released in June 2015. This annual ERS report projects food availability and access for 76 low- and middle-income countries over a 10-year period.

Countries (Spatial Description, continued): Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

FieldValue
Tags
Modified
2019-08-05
Release Date
2016-07-21
Frequency
Annually
Identifier
39d8082c-3748-493e-a6cd-6c55add19b99
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Area
POLYGON ((-95.80078125 -56.486761752491, -95.80078125 18.104087015774, -28.30078125 18.104087015774, -28.30078125 -56.486761752491))
POLYGON ((-24.78515625 -37.892195547244, -24.78515625 36.703659597195, 60.29296875 36.703659597195, 60.29296875 -37.892195547244))
POLYGON ((45.17578125 44.933696389695, 66.26953125 56.438203693582, 114.43359375 54.444491763358, 116.89453125 38.6511983323, 78.92578125 8.537565350804))
POLYGON ((77.958984375 7.6021078747029, 120.146484375 -16.573022719183, 162.509765625 -11.802834233548, 127.880859375 30.050076521699, 99.580078125 24.906367237908))
POLYGON ((-84.462890625 17.70682812402, -84.462890625 23.624394569717, -65.126953125 23.624394569717, -65.126953125 17.70682812402))
POLYGON ((26.455078125 45.506346901083, 26.455078125 48.734455371768, 30.849609375 48.734455371768, 30.849609375 45.506346901083))
POLYGON ((124.541015625 37.352692803673, 124.541015625 43.755225053069, 130.693359375 43.755225053069, 130.693359375 37.352692803673))
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Dominican Republic,
Publisher
Ag Data Commons
Temporal Coverage
January 1, 1990 to December 31, 2015
License
Data Dictionary
Contact Name
Meade, Birgit
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public
Bureau Code
005:13 - Economic Research Service
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