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Some Important facts About

Below Are Some Facts you should know about homeless people:

★ Up to 2 Million People Of America Are Homeless At Any Given Time.

Homeless Population of America is Consist of:

  • 44 Percent of The Homeless Are Single Men.
  • 13 Percent of The Homeless Are Single Women.
  • 36 Percent of The Homeless Are Families With Children.
  • 7 Percent of The Homeless are Unaccompanied Minors.
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Who Homeless people are in America:

  • 50 Percent of the Homeless Are African-American.
  • 35 Percent Are White.
  • 12 Percent Are Hispanic.
  • 2 Percent Are Native American.
  • 1 Percent Is Asian.
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► During the last 30 days the average income for a homeless individual was $348, that's about 51 Percent of the 1996 Federal Poverty Level of $680/Month for one person.

► 44 percent homeless did paid work during the past month.

► 7% of the homeless population has been sexually assaulted.

► 3.5 million People (1.35 Million of Which Are Children) will experience homelessness in a given year.

► Children under the age of 18 make up of 39% of the homeless population. 42% of these are under the age of 5 year.

► 22% of homeless women claim domestic abuse as a reason for their homelessness.

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