Baseline Assessments, Food Security Analysis
31 December 2011

The Status of Food Security and Vulnerability in Egypt for 2009 is Part I of the food security and vulnerability assessment reports for Egypt. It draws on household data collected for the national Household Income, Expenditure and Consumption Survey (HIECS) for Egypt during 2009 that was produced by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), and presents for the first time an assessment of the prevalence of food insecurity in Egypt, across all governorates.