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The 2015 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress - Part 2: Estimates of Homelessness in the United States


Authors: Solari, Claudia D.     Morris, Sean     Shivji, Azim     Sousa, Tanya de     Abt Associates    

Report Acceptance Date: October 2016 (133 pages)

Posted Date: October 28, 2016

The 2015 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR): Part 2 presents the most recent national estimates of homelessness, focusing on people who experience homelessness as individuals, as family members, and as members of specific subpopulations. For each of these populations, the estimates describe how homelessness has changed over time and provide a demographic profile of homelessness in America. The report documents how many people are experiencing sheltered homelessness, and how many people are in unsheltered locations. The AHAR is delivered each year to the U.S. Congress, and its contents are used to inform Federal, State, and local policies to prevent and end homelessness. Information pertaining to homeless veterans is incorporated into this report.

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To view all AHARs since 2007, visit the AHAR page.

Related Reports:

The 2015 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress - Part 1: Point-in-Time Estimates of Homelessness

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