* Data reflects "Point-in-Time" (PIT) estimates which represent a snapshot of U.S. homelessness. See source information for more details.
Years Available: 2015–2019
Permanent Link: http://data.sagepub.com/sagestats/16326
General Notes: Based on definitions provided by HUD, "unsheltered homeless unaccompanied children under 18" are people who are not part of a family with children or accompanied by their parent or guardian during their episode of homelessness and whose primary nighttime residence is a public or private place not designated for, or ordinarily used as, a regular sleeping accommodation for people (for example, the streets, vehicles, or parks).