FOOD STAMP PROGRAM IN NEBRASKA*
Nebraska - Selected Fiscal Years  
  Average Monthly Number Participating:  Total
Fiscal Persons Households Cost
Year (1,000's) (1,000's) (1,000,000's)
1980 66.0 NA $25.0
1981 NA NA NA
1982 NA NA NA
1983 90.0 NA 42.0
1984 87.0 NA 41.0
1985 94.0 NA 44.0
1986 95.0 NA 48.0
1987 72.0 37.0 50.0
1988 96.0 36.0 51.0
1989 92.0 36.0 50.0
1990 95.0 37.0 59.0
1991 99.0 38.7 67.0
1992 107.0 41.8 78.0
1993 113.0 44.7 80.9
1994 110.8 44.8 79.0
1995 105.1 43.4 77.0
1996 101.6 42.5 77.5
1997 97.2 40.6 72.0
1998 94.9 38.8 67.7
1999 92.4 38.0 66.2
2000 82.4 35.1 60.9
2001 81.0 34.7 63.0
2002 82.0 37.6 61.0
2003 99.0 42.5 84.0
2004 113.9 48.1 108.7
2005 117.4 49.9 119.5
2006 119.7 51.3 124.3
2007 120.6 51.8 133.7
2008 120.8 52.1 169.7
2009 134.0 57.4 179.0
2010 162.8 70.5 237.6
2011 174.2 76.2 256.5
2012 176.1 77.1 258.7
2013 179.7 79.4 264.6
2014 173.5 76.9 238.9
2015 174.1 77.8 242.1
2016 175.9 78.5 240.7
*Renamed the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in 10/2008.
Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Services, 2016
Last Update: 12/11/2017
by Nebraska Databook
e-mail: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov