Homeless Single Mothers Statistics [Fresh Research]

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"Homeless single mothers have a 13 times higher risk of experiencing violence compared to those in stable housing."

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"Three out of four homeless women with children have experienced domestic violence."

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"Nearly 40% of homeless single mothers in the U.S. suffer from depression."

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"Approximately 19% of homeless single mothers have a substance use disorder."

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"Nearly 50% of single mothers experiencing homelessness have children under the age of 6."

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"Homeless single mothers with children make up 23% of Canada’s homeless population."

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"In England, 59% of homeless families placed in temporary accommodation are single-parent families, with the majority being led by single mothers."

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"In Australia, 17% of the homeless population are single-parent families, with the majority being single mothers."

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"A survey in California found that 2,800 (23%) unaccompanied women were single mothers experiencing homelessness."

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"In New York City, 80% of the adult population in homeless families is female."

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"Approximately 67% of homeless families in Canada are led by single parents."

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"In Los Angeles, 65% of homeless families are led by single mothers."

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"31% of homeless single-parent families identify the main cause of their homelessness in London as the end of a private tenancy."

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"In the UK, single-parent families’ experience of homelessness increased by 48% between 2009 and 2017."

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"27.3% of homeless single mothers experiencing homelessness in the U.S. are working."

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