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Operation of the Homeless Persons Legislation in Scotland: 2014-15

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Table 5c: Reason for applying as homeless for applicants from other backgrounds: 2013-14 and 2014-15

2013-14 2014-15
Number % of all applications from other background Number % of all applications from other background
From other background 7,816 100 8,080 100
From armed services accommodation 114 0 79 0
From prison 2,183 6 2,108 6
From hospital 282 1 284 1
From childrens residential and other supported accommodation 677 0 879 0
From temporary accommodation 1,324 2 1,392 2
Other reasons 3,236 0 3,338 0