Report (C099)

Poverty and inequality in Britain: 2005

Date: 30 March 2005
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Publisher: IFS
ISBN: 978-1-903274-42-2
Volume, issue, pages: 61 pp.
DOI: 10.1920/co.ifs.2005.0099

This Commentary provides an update on trends in poverty and inequality in Great Britain, based on the latest official government statistics. It uses the same approach to measuring incomes and poverty in Great Britain as the government employs in its Households Below Average Income (HBAI) publication.

Click here to access data on living standards, poverty and inequality since 1961 and to view our other annual reports on the topic.