Percentage of food insecure adults in 2018, by stressful life events
|New child in household||5.3||4.5|
|Marriage or common-law||5.3||4.2|
|Death in family||5.4||4.9|
|Divorce, separation or widowhood||5.2||7.5|
|Injury or illness to relative, friend, self1||4.2||9.3|
|Victim of a crime1||4.9||15.6|
Longitudinal and International Study of Adults (5144).
Difference between rates for experiencing and not experiencing a stressful life event is statistically significant.
Lost a job (lay off, job loss due to a business closure or a decline in business activities, etc.).