Department of the Environment, Community & Local Government (2017)
Households accessing local authority managed emergency accommodation during the week of 23rd -29th October, 2017.
2017: 5298 homeless persons, 2333 (44%) of them women.
Central Statistics Office (2012)
Persons residing in accommodation (emergency, transitional, long-term, mixed) providing shelter for homeless persons or identified as sleeping rough on Census Night.
2011: 3800 homeless persons , 1263 (33%) of them women.