London’s Poverty Profile

Barking & Dagenham

Key findings


of working people who live in Barking and Dagenham are paid below the London Living Wage.


of 19 year olds in Barking and Dagenham do not have Level 3 qualifications (NVQ L3, 4 AS Levels or equivalent).


the working age people in Barking and Dagenham are unemployed.


The rankings below give a snapshot of how the borough is performing on some key poverty and inequality indicators. The deeper the red, the worse the problem. Those coloured green are in the top half of London boroughs.

The slider shows whether the issue is getting better or worse on comparative years. Where there is no change, the circle is orange. Where there is no comparative data, the circle is grey. 

Barking & Dagenham indicator rankings over time

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