This is a collection of dashboards and data sets showing selected statistics on poverty in Calderdale. The site may be of interest to Voluntary and Community groups in Calderdale who are seeking evidence of need for new funding bids and projects.
The dashboards show the latest published information and include map and chart summaries by ward, and LSOA (Lower layer super output area) where data is available.
Topics include: poverty rates for children and older people, take up of free school meals, council tax reduction claims, a range of benefits including disability, work related, universal credit, housing benefit and pension credit), insolvencies, and homelessness initial assessments.
There is a guide to site, with a link at the bottom of each page.
The dashboards have been developed in consultation with the Calderdale Anti-Poverty steering group.
For more information visit https://opendata.calderdale.gov.uk/extensions/Poverty-index/Poverty-index.html.