Poverty, wealth and place in Britain, 1968 to 2005
Understanding the Transformation of the Prospects of PlacesFull project report (2.6MB PDF)
These web pages introduce a research project investigating patterns and changes in the geography of poverty and wealth in Britain from 1968 to 2005. Full details of the project and results are available in the project report - you can follow links from this site to the report, which was published by The Policy Press on 17th July 2007 for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, who funded the research. You can also access the novel datasets produced by the research team during the project, and find information on poverty and wealth for specific areas of Britain.
The research project
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