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Inequality and Poverty

Income inequality in the UK is very high and the incomes of the poorest are very low. In 2016 the poorest 6.5 million individuals lived on an average of £51 per week after tax, that's about £7 per day.

The publisher is the Centre for Welfare Reform.

Graphic on Inequality and Poverty © Simon Duffy 2017.

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