Blog: Jan 2020

Guest blog: Understanding The English Indices of Deprivation 2019, MHCLG

22 January 2020

“The majority, 88 per cent, of neighbourhoods that are in the most deprived decile according to the Index of Multiple Deprivation 2019 were in the same decile based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation 2015, as were 84 per cent of the least deprived. This helps to underline that deprivation in some areas is persistent and longstanding.”

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