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Second Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress

Categories: Housing/Homelessness,Statistics

Offers data on the number, characteristics, and patterns of shelter use among sheltered homeless persons during the first 6 months of 2006. Also includes information from 16 additional communities not included in the original canvass. Offers varying estimates of the number of homeless from 428,000 in shelter to 759,000 counted on a single night. From the Department of Housing and Urban Development.