Map Shows Correlation Between Poverty and Riots in London

This interactive map from <em>The Guardian</em> overlays recent incidences of rioting in greater London with levels of poverty.
August 10, 2011, 11am PDT | Nate Berg
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"Data journalist Matt Stiles has taken our data on deprivation - and the riot incidents over the last few days and mashed the two up together. The darker reds represent poorer places, the blues are the richer areas."

Incidences of rioting have primarily occurred in areas with low incomes.

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Published on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 in The Guardian
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