National Survey of Homeless Assistance Providers and Clients (NSHAPC)
Downloadable Data Files
The data files listed below are formatted for SAS for Windows Version 6.12 and compressed using WinZip 7.0.
These microdata have undergone a disclosure review and have been modified to protect the confidentiality of
individual respondents as required by law (Title 13, United States Code, Section 9 or the Privacy Act of 1974.)
Information on Service Locations from Computer-Aided Telephone Interviewing (CATI) [ZIP, 175 KB]
Information on Homeless Assistance Programs Offered by Service Locations from CATI [ZIP, 1.1 MB]
Information on Homeless Assistance Programs Responding to the Mail Survey and CATI Data for those Programs [ZIP, 2.9 MB]
Client Data [ZIP, 3.1 MB]
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- After reading the data file documentation (codebooks, introduction to NSHAPC public use files, etc.) contained on the NSHAPC CD, you may obtain assistance from Martha Burt at The Urban Institute. Assistance will be limited to understanding the data files and available from November 1999 to October 2000, or until assistance resources are expended. The Urban Institute will not provide help with designing specialized data analyses. Martha Burt can be contacted by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org; in writing at NSHAPC Assistance/Martha Burt, The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037; or by telephone at 202-261-5551. E-mail contact is preferable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau