Tag Archives: Class inequality

Inequalities rise – ONS

Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that, to the financial year ending 2020, after taxes and benefits income, household income has continued on a general trend for rising income inequality in recent years.

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Class inequality in screen industries

New research into class diversity in the Screen Industries shows that in 2020 over half of people working in the UK’s Screen Industries were from privileged backgrounds (53%), compared to 38% of people working in any role. More here.

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