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Homeless Veterans Statistics

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Homeless Veterans StatisticsData
Estimated population of homeless veterans on any given night in U.S.130,000
Estimated population of veterans held in state and federal prisons140,000
Age distribution of homeless veteransPercentage
Between the ages of 18 and 309%
Between the ages of 31 and 5041%
Ages 51 or older50%
Demographics of Homeless VeteransPercentage
Veterans among the homeless adult population23 %
Veterans among male homeless population33 %
Homeless Veterans that reside in principal cities79 %
Homeless Veterans that reside in suburban areas16 %
Homeless Veterans that reside in rural areas5 %
Homeless Veterans that are disabilities51 %
Homeless Veterans that have a serious mental illness50 %
Homeless Veterans that have substance abuse problems70 %
Homeless Veterans that are white males51 %
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: National Coalition for Homeless Veterans, Veterans Inc, National Homeless Organization
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 11, 2016

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