Research & Reports
Foodbank is the definitive source of information on food insecurity and food relief services in Australia. Foodbank conducts a number of surveys annually including individuals experiencing food insecurity, charities providing food relief and organisations donating food and groceries. Foodbank also maintains comprehensive statistics on our operations including detailed data on the food and groceries we collect and distribute. We publish a number of reports throughout the year, all of which can be accessed here.
More than one in five children in Australia live in a food insecure household.
2018 Rumbling Tummies Snapshot
In the last 12 months, more than four million Australians have run out of food and have been unable to buy more.
2018 Hunger Report Snapshot
In 2018, Foodbank distributed over 20 million meals across NSW and the ACT.