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Hate Crimes & Violence

Pennsylvania: Fact Sheet

 

Pennsylvania’s Homeless Population  

Total homeless population      

15096

Percent of state’s population that is homeless

.12%

State’s rank

37th

Hate Crimes Against the Homeless in Pennsylvania, 1999-2009

Number of cities where crimes occurred

13

Total number of deaths           

6

Total number of non-lethal attacks     

15

Hate Crimes & Violence Against the Homeless in Pennsylvania, 1999-2009

 

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

11 Year Total

Deaths

1

2

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

1

6

Non-lethal

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

1

7

3

3

15

Total

1

2

0

0

1

1

0

2

7

3

4

21

 

 

 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. “Point-in-Time Estimates from January 2009 of Homeless Population by State.” 2009 Annual Homeless Assessment Report.

Based on percent of total population that is homeless.

National Coalition for the Homeless. Hate Crimes Against the Homeless: America’s Growing Epidemic of Violence. 2010.

 

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