According to data from the World Population Review, Nigeria tops the list of African countries with the highest incidence of homelessness this year.
The nation is facing a substantial homeless population, attributed to a rapid annual population growth of about 2.6%, compounded by various interlinked factors.
The development has tremendously impacted on the country’s resources, including housing.
Homelessness is a global problem, with millions of people around the world living without a safe and stable place to call home.
Here is a list of the top 10 countries with the highest homelessness rates in 2023:
DR Congo: 5,332,000