How many homeless veterans are there?
Statistics show the fact that unfortunately there are 57849 homeless veterans. It is interesting to know the fact that homeless veterans are predominantly male, with roughly 8% being female. Most of the homeless veterans are single. They live in urban areas. Not too many people know the fact that homeless veterans suffer from mental illness, alcohol and/or substance abuse. It is interesting to know the fact that about 12% of the adult homeless population is represented by veterans. Approximately 40% of all homeless veterans are African American or Hispanic.