Haringey

Poverty and inequality data for Haringey

Date 31 August 2017
Date updated 20 April 2020
Overview

Haringey is an inner London borough located in the north of London. Four in ten (40%) children in the borough live in households in poverty, similar to the typical London borough (38%). Haringey has the 4th highest rate of court-ordered repossessions of housing units with 2.7 repossessions per 1,000 households in 2019 compared to a London average of 1.8.

Both infant and premature mortality are slightly below average in Haringey with 2.8 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in Haringey compared to 3.3 in London as a whole, and 303 deaths per 1,000 under-75 year olds in the borough compared to 310 in London.

The grid below shows how Haringey is performing on key poverty and inequality indicators, in comparison with all London boroughs. Better than average (green) means Haringey is in the top performing third, average (orange) means the middle third, and worse than average (red) the lowest performing third of all the London local authorities.

Haringey indicator rankings

Infant mortality

2.8

Better than average ?

Premature mortality

303

Average ?

Qualifications at 19

38.2%

Worse than average ?

Child poverty rate

40%

Worse than average ?

Income inequality

1.43

Worse than average ?

Pay inequality

2.84

Worse than average ?

Poverty rate

34%

Worse than average ?

Evictions

2.68

Worse than average ?

Homeless acceptances

0.71

Worse than average ?

Housing affordability

52.1%

Worse than average ?

Housing delivery

130

Average ?

Rough sleeping

253

Average ?

Temporary Accommodation

26.73

Worse than average ?

Benefits

9.1%

Worse than average ?

Unemployment rate

5.1%

Average ?

Unemployment rate change

-0.9pts

Average ?

GCSE attainment

62.1%

Better than average ?

No qualifications

8.6%

Worse than average ?