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# record-figures - This year 2022

Homelessness: Record high of 10,805 people in emergency accommodation last month
# Record Figures
# Record Figures

Homelessness: Record high of 10,805 people in emergency accommodation last month

Updated Sep 30th 2022, 3:50 PM 19,996 Views 44 Comments
  • In total, there were 7,585 adults who accessed emergency accommodation in the last week of August.
  • There were also 3,220 children recorded as accessing emergency accommodation.
  • August is the eighth consecutive month where the number of people accessing emergency accommodation has risen.

# record-figures - All time

One out of every 113 people on the planet is displaced or a refugee
# Record Figures
# Record Figures

One out of every 113 people on the planet is displaced or a refugee

Jun 20th 2016, 7:53 AM 5,975 Views 42 Comments

It’s World Refugee Day today. This is the first time the threshold of 60 million has been crossed.