The Divided Kingdom: The Poorest Pay More

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“…countries have poor bits. Britain has a poor half”

Code: [UK Divided] https://github.com/NearAndDistant/ruk/blob/main/projects/ons_region_gdhi_1997_2018/gdhi_income_analysis.Rmd

Death, Welfare and Taxes

Code: [Absolute Net Transfers Per Head] https://github.com/NearAndDistant/ruk/blob/main/projects/ons_region_gdhi_1997_2018/failed_welfare_gdhi.Rmd

It’s All Relative

  • Kensington & Chelsea (6.1%)
  • Westminster (7.4%)
  • City of London (7.7%)
  • Wandsworth (8.1%)
  • East Ayrshire and North Ayrshire mainland
  • Central Valleys
  • Gwent Valleys
  • Swansea
  • Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot
  • Isle of Anglesey
  • Blackburn with Darwen
  • South Teesside
  • South West Wales
  • Sunderland

Bring it all together

Code: [% Net] https://github.com/NearAndDistant/ruk/blob/main/projects/ons_region_gdhi_1997_2018/failed_welfare_gdhi.Rmd

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NearAndDistant

Class based sociology, economic inequality and R based statistics