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Descriptor in English: Homeless Persons
Descriptor in Spanish: Personas sin Hogar
Descriptor in Portuguese: Pessoas em Situação de Rua
Descriptor in French: Sans-abri
Entry term(s): Homeless Person
Homelessness
People, Street
Person, Homeless
Persons, Homeless
Street People
Tree number(s): M01.325
Scope note: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.
Annotation: not for nomads
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
DeCS UI: 19640
Descriptor UI: D006703
Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1985/03/20
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Homeless Persons - Preferred
Concept UI M0010501
Scope note Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.
Preferred term Homeless Persons
Entry term(s) Homeless Person
Person, Homeless
Persons, Homeless
Homelessness - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0561809
Preferred term Homelessness
Street People - Narrower
Concept UI M0010503
Preferred term Street People
Entry term(s) People, Street



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