Hounslow

Poverty and inequality data for Hounslow

Date 31 August 2017
Date updated 15 February 2019
Overview

Hounslow is a west Outer London borough which performs close to the London average on most indicators. Unemployment, income inequality, poverty, infant mortality, affordable housing and homelessness acceptances in Hounslow are all close to the middle of the range for London boroughs. Low pay is higher than the London average though: 24% of Hounslow's working residents do not earn the Living Wage, compared to 22% of working Londoners.  

The rankings below show how Hounslow is performing on key poverty and inequality indicators, in comparison with all 32 London boroughs. The first section gives a snapshot from the latest data: the deeper the red, the worse the problem; those coloured green are in the top half of London boroughs, which are performing better.

The circles show whether the issue is getting better or worse in comparison to previous period. Where there is no change, the circle is orange. Where there is no comparative data, the circle is grey.

Hounslow ranking on key indicators
12 /32

Child poverty rate

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7 /32

Homeless acceptances

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26 /32

Low Pay

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19 /32

Premature mortality

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Hounslow indicator rankings over time

Infant mortality

3.3

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Premature mortality

600

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Evictions

14

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Housing affordability

68%

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Housing delivery

742

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Low Pay

26%

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Low pay change

0.96%

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Poverty rate

25.06%

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Child poverty rate

29%

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Homeless acceptances

4

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Temporary Accommodation

18%

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Unemployment ratio

4.38%

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Unemployment change

-1.47%

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Out-of-work benefits

5.00%

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Council Tax Support cut

£90.21

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Income inequality

126%

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Pay inequality

2.9

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GCSE attainment

43%

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Qualifications at 19

32%

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