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Homelessness and public health.

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The number of people officially recorded as sleeping on the streets of England rose from 1768 in 2010 to 4751 in autumn 2017. Charities estimate the true figure to be more than double this. There has also been an increase in homeless families housed by local authorities in temporary accommodation, rising from 50 000 in 2010 to 78 000 in 2017. And in London alone there are an estimated 225 000 “hidden homeless” people aged 16-25—arranging their own temporary accommodation with friends or famil...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1136/bmj.k214

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Environmental Change Institute
Oxford college:
Mansfield College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
Oxford college:
St Peter's College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Journal website
Volume:
360
Pages:
k214
Publication date:
2018-01-01
Acceptance date:
2018-01-07
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Pmid:
29378686
Source identifiers:
824034
Language:
English
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pubs:824034
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uuid:cefe7142-ee88-4712-9097-0cf211e71857
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pubs:824034
Deposit date:
2018-03-15

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