Latest Stats

Twice a year we release stats about the number of emergency food parcels distributed to people facing hardship by food banks in the Trussell Trust network.

The data that we gather from the frontline work of food banks (both the numbers of people receiving emergency food parcels and the reasons for visiting a food bank) helps us campaign for change to ensure everyone can afford their own food.


End of year stats

April 2023 – March 2024

More than 3.1 million emergency food parcels were distributed by food banks in the Trussell Trust network in the past 12 months — the most parcels ever distributed by the network in a year.

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Mid year stats

April 2023 – September 2023

The Trussell Trust’s food bank network provided 1.5 million emergency food parcels to people in crisis between April and September 2023.

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Media Enquiries

The Trussell Trust is a leading voice on UK poverty and hunger. Please visit the Press & Media page to find out more.

Press & Media