Education deprivation measures acknowledge the education, skills and training level for children, young people and adults. 35% of adults living in the most deprived areas of Corby have no qualifications, while 6% of 16-24-year-olds are not in education, employment or training.
In top 10% of most deprived areas in the UK
for Education, Skills and Training
Health and social care measures acknowledge disability, life expectancy, obesity, alcohol-related issues, self-harm, smoking related deaths and suicide. Corby ranks in the top 2% of the most deprived areas in the UK for these areas, with obesity, alcohol-related hospitalisation and smoking deaths significantly higher than the UK average.
In top 20% of most deprived areas in the UK
for Health and Disability and Employment
Child poverty is an important concern in the United Kingdom, with The Marmot Review (2010) suggesting that childhood poverty leads to negative health outcomes and premature mortality.
2,700 (20.1%) of children live in low income families
17.6% in out of work households