Tower Hamlets demographics
Most recent whole-population data for Tower Hamlets (mid-2018).
|Tower Hamlets 10 of 33 in London||317,7053.57% of London|
|London||8,908,08113.41% of UK|
Homeless and in priority need households in Tower Hamlets (2018).
|Tower Hamlets 20 of 33 in London||4373.64 / 1,000|
|London||15,4804.35 / 1,000|
|England||56,6002.34 / 1,000|
Children living in poverty (after housing costs) in Tower Hamlets (2019).
|Tower Hamlets 2 of 33 in London||56.69%42,775 children|
All Tower Hamlets datasets
|Registered businesses||N/A||N/A||568,200||19,215||Source: ONS Inter-Departmental Business Register|
|Primary academies and free schools||N/A||27.39% (4,592)||23.56% (428)||11.43% (8)||Source: GOV.UK Schools, pupils and their characteristics|
|Secondary academies and free schools||N/A||71.97% (2,473)||67.52% (341)||40.00% (8)||Source: GOV.UK Schools, pupils and their characteristics|
|Open space||N/A||N/A||39.10% (623.0M)||26.90% (5.8M)||Source: London Datastore|
|Homeless households||N/A||56,600||15,480||437||Source: GOV UK Homelessness summary|
|Households in temporary accommodation||N/A||80,720||54,520||2,201||Source: GOV UK Homelessness summary|
|Population||66.4M||56.0M||8.9M||284,596||Mid-year population estimates for the UK|
Source: ONS mid-year population estimates
|Child poverty||N/A||N/A||37.50% (819,058)||56.69% (42,775)||Households are living in poverty if their household income (adjusted to account for household size,) is less than 60% of the median. All poverty rates are calculated on an after housing costs basis.|
Source: London Datastore / End Child Poverty
|In-work poverty||N/A||N/A||20.40% (875,000)||9.60% (22,000)||Employees in work earning less than the London Living Wage (LLW)|
Source: London Datastore
|Households affected by Benefit cap||36,508||N/A||8,899||527||Source: GOV.UK Benefit cap: number of households capped|
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