Womens Homeless Statistics For Germany

Study/Method

Estimate by the BAG W-Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft Wohnungslosenhilfe e. V. (National Alliance of Service Providers for the Homeless)

Definition

‘[h]omeless are those who do not possess a rent contract for housing. (…)’, this includes ‘[p]eople … who find temporary accommodation with relatives, friends and acquaintances’ (BAG W, 2011, p. 129 translated).

Data

2014: 33,500 homeless persons, 8,600 (28%) of them women (BAG W, 2015).

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