Disadvantage

When the Commission was launched in March 2005, we announced that we would undertake a major baseline study on rural disadvantage.

The study has examined the nature of rural disadvantage, why it occurs, the policy responses and their impact. Outputs from the project include:

Together, this package provides a strong body of evidence on the reality of rural disadvantage and a clear indication of where action is most urgently needed. We look forward to working with government and others to take this work further.

  RSS feed for Disadvantage

Measuring Rural Deprivation in Rural England – Presentation by OCSI to CRC and CLG Seminar

posted by CRC | 11 December 2008 at 12:21 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Measuring Rural Deprivation in Rural England – Presentation by OCSI to CRC and CLG Seminar

Presentation by Tom Smith and Stefan Noble of OCSI and Julia Heynat of JH Research, to the CRC and CLG seminar on Measuring rural deprivation in England, 5 December 2009

read full post »

North-south divide blurs as rural deprivation grows

posted by CRC | 11 December 2008 at 10:43 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
North-south divide blurs as rural deprivation grows

Our latest State of the Countryside Update looks at how rural places across England are faring when judged against official markers of deprivation, such as housing, income, health, access to jobs, training and services, crime rates, and environmental safety.

Tags on this post:

read full post »

Measuring Deprivation in Rural Areas: Seminar report

posted by CRC | 11 December 2008 at 3:45 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Measuring Deprivation in Rural Areas: Seminar report

Seminar report of our joint seminar with CLG on Measuring Deprivation in Rural Areas.

read full post »

Transforming Places: Changing Lives – a framework for regeneration

posted by CRC | 11 December 2008 at 3:02 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Transforming Places: Changing Lives –  a framework for regeneration

Presentation by Roger Wilshaw of CLG to the CRC and CLG seminar on Measuring rural deprivation in England, 5 December 2009.

Tags on this post:

read full post »

Scotland’s Experience of Analysing and Measuring Poverty and Deprivation in Rural Areas

posted by CRC | 11 December 2008 at 1:56 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Scotland’s Experience of Analysing and Measuring Poverty and Deprivation in Rural Areas

Presentation by Tom Spencer and Paul Teasdale of the Scottish Government to the CRC and CLG seminar on Measuring rural deprivation in England, 5 December 2009.

read full post »

Our response to the Government’s new data showing increase in numbers living in poverty

posted by CRC | 10 June 2008 at 2:56 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Our response to the Government’s new data showing increase in numbers living in poverty

The Government’s latest House Hold Below Average Income (HBAI) statistics suggest some important changes in recent poverty trend. This is our response to the figures.

read full post »

Deprivation in Rural Areas: Quantitative analysis and socio-economic classification – maps

posted by CRC | 20 May 2008 at 4:45 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Deprivation in Rural Areas: Quantitative analysis and socio-economic classification – maps

These maps support our ‘Deprivation in rural areas’ report, which seeks to fill gaps in the evidence base on rural deprivation highlighted by our Disadvantage Study.

Tags on this post:

read full post »

Deprivation in Rural Areas: Quantitative analysis and socio-economic classification – exec summary

posted by CRC | 20 May 2008 at 4:39 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Deprivation in Rural Areas: Quantitative analysis and socio-economic classification – exec summary

This report seeks to fill gaps in the evidence base on rural deprivation highlighted by our Disadvantage Study.

Tags on this post:

read full post »

Deprivation in Rural Areas: Quantitative analysis and socio-economic classification – Full report

posted by CRC | 20 May 2008 at 4:33 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
Deprivation in Rural Areas: Quantitative analysis and socio-economic classification – Full report

This report seeks to fill gaps in the evidence base on rural deprivation highlighted by our Disadvantage Study.

Tags on this post:

read full post »

CRC 31 – Rural Disadvantage: Reviewing the evidence

posted by CRC | 28 September 2006 at 8:56 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage
CRC 31 – Rural Disadvantage: Reviewing the evidence

Rural Disadvantage: reviewing the evidence’ pulls together existing contemporary evidence on disadvantage in rural England, providing an assessment of a range of social, economic and environmental causes of disadvantage.

Tags on this post:

read full post »

CRC 29 – Rural Disadvantage: Priorities for action

posted by CRC | 28 September 2006 at 8:42 am | Comments Off | from the category: Disadvantage, Documents
CRC 29 – Rural Disadvantage: Priorities for action

This report sets out a clear strategy for tackling the issues identified in our disadvantage evidence review.

Tags on this post:

read full post »