In an earlier post I detailed Newham’s spending as being the highest in London and the second highest per person.
Whilst this is hardly surprising as poorer boroughs need to spend more I thought I’d show this data with the aid of two heat maps.
The first is a map of the London boroughs scaled as to how much they spent per head in the tax year 2010/2011 (source: Audit Commission). You have to click on them and you’ll be taken to another site where you can zoom in and click on each borough to find out more details:
The second shows a map of the amount of people unemployed scaled against each borough. This data was produced by the GLA in 2010.