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Remember when Kevin Rudd promised to halve the rate of homelessness in Australia?
That was 2010. On census night 2011 the Australian Bureau of Statistics counted 105,237 Australians living on the streets -- a 17% increase over the previous five years. There's no evidence to suggest that number isn't higher now.