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Table 4 Some selected characteristics of homelessness people with psychotic disorder (n = 89)

From: Burden of mental disorders and unmet needs among street homeless people in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Characteristics Response categories Number Percent
History of homelessness (n = 57) No 34 59.6
Yes 23 40.4
Duration of homelessness (n = 73) <6 months 4 5.5
6 to 12 months 6 8.2
1 to 2 years 5 6.8
2 to 5 years 18 24.7
>5 years 40 54.8
Have place to return to (n = 57) No 33 55.0
Yes 27 45.0
Last visit with family (n =60) 1 to 6 months ago 2 3.3
7 to 12 months ago 2 3.3
>12 months ago 21 35.0
Never seen them since leaving 35 58.3