Child poverty

The Yorkshire areas with the most children living in poverty revealed

Data published by the End Child Poverty coalition highlights the levels of child poverty across Britain, illustrating that poverty is on the rise.

Researchers from Loughborough University estimated the number of children living in poverty in each constituency, ward and local authority area across Britain. These are the 20 areas of Yorkshire with the highest levels of children living in poverty after housing costs, based on constituencies. Photos are for illustrative purposes only. For more information on child poverty figures click here.

34 per cent of children living in poverty

1. Doncaster Central

34 per cent of children living in poverty
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34 per cent of children living in poverty

2. Great Grimsby

34 per cent of children living in poverty
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35 per cent of children living in poverty

3. Halifax

35 per cent of children living in poverty
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35 per cent of children living in poverty

4. Kingston upon Hull East

35 per cent of children living in poverty
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