Questionnaire-based measures are valid for the identification of rural households with hunger and food insecurity.

@article{Frongillo1997QuestionnairebasedMA,
  title={Questionnaire-based measures are valid for the identification of rural households with hunger and food insecurity.},
  author={Edward A Frongillo and Barbara S. Rauschenbach and Christine Marie Olson and Alison Kendall and A G Colmenares},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={1997},
  volume={127 5},
  pages={699-705}
}
This study assessed the validity of questionnaire-based measures for the identification of rural households with hunger and food insecurity. Data used were from a 1993 survey of 193 households with women and children living at home in a rural county. Two interviews provided data on demographics, factors contributing to food insecurity, coping strategies, fruit and vegetable consumption, disordered eating behaviors, height, weight, dietary recall and household food-stores inventory. This… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 42 extracted citations

Food Insecurity and Mental Health among Females in High-Income Countries

International journal of environmental research and public health • 2018
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Improving Global Hunger Index

Agricultural Research • 2018
View 1 Excerpt

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 references

Improving federal efforts to Insecurity Measurement Group , and to Kathleen M . P . Hanson for assess hunger and food insecurity

J. A. Swets
Food Rev . • 1995

Validation of the Radimer / needed

A. Kendall, C. M. Olson, E. A. Frongillo
1994

Household Food Security : Con - the prevalence of hunger and food insecurity in the U . S . popu - cepts , Indicators , Measurements . A Technical Review

K. L. Radimer, C. M. Olson
1992

Understanding hunger and developing indicators to assess it in women and children

P. P. Basiotis, B. S. Klein
J . Nutr . Educ . • 1992

Eating Disorders : Management of Obesity , Bulemia , and

C. A. Wehler, R. I. Scott, J. J. Anderson
1987

Hunger surveys in the United States : report provide strong support for using the items from the Radimer / of a workshop

T. R. Frankenberger
1987

Hunger counties : methodological review of to which these results are applicable are likely to be in the a report by the Physician Task Force on Hunger

J.-P. Habicht, L. D. Meyers, C. Brownie
1986

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…