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Adult Recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program,* by Age and Sex, 2008**

Adult Recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program,* by Age and Sex, 2008**
  Number in Thousands
Age Group Female Male

*Formerly the Food Stamp Program.

**Based on Federal Fiscal Year (October to September).

Source I.7: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food Stamp Quality Control Sample.

Total (18 Years and Older) 9,552 4,742
18-35 Years 4,409 1,708
35-59 Years 3,454 2,205
60 Years and Older 1,690 829

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