It is already clear that the effects of changing socioeconomic conditions are not being felt evenly across the UK. Large parts of the country seem to be comparatively unscathed but certain regions and local communities are badly affected. This report:
- compares levels of total, secured, and unsecured debt in different regions of the UK;
- identifies the number of households within each region that are over indebted and in arrears; and
- compares key economic conditions in the regions of the UK to gauge how vulnerable households are to deteriorating economic circumstances.
The full report can be viewed here as well as our summary report: