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Living standards and income inequality


This presentation was given at the launch of the report 'Living standards, poverty and inequality in the UK: 2015' on 16 July 2015.

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This report analyses government statistics about the distribution of income in the UK (Households Below Average Incomes or HBAI).
This presentation was delivered at the Law Centres Network National Conference in London on 20th November 2015.
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Rising employment between 2009–10 and 2013–14 led to increases in the proportion of children living with working parents. At the same time, falls in real earnings reduced the incomes of working families. These two contrasting trends led to absolute child poverty remaining unchanged overall in ...