London’s Poverty Profile

Disabled People

Key findings

34%

of people with a disabled adult in the family are in poverty in London, compared with 25% of people without a disabled adult in the family.

37%

of disabled people are low paid compared with 27% of non-disabled people.

70%

of pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEN) in London do not achieve A* – C in English and maths GCSEs. This is an attainment gap of 44 percentage points between pupils with SEN and those without.


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