RACISM IN STATISTICS

Putting some figures to the facts.

BLACK WOMEN ARE FOUR TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DIE IN PREGNANCY, BIRTH OR POSTPARTUM THAN WHITE WOMEN. WOMEN FROM ASIAN ETHNIC BACKGROUNDS FACE TWICE THE RISK.

YOUNG BLACK MALES IN LONDON 19 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO BE STOPPED AND SEARCHED'

20% OF WORLD'S COTTON IS PRODUCED BY XINJIANG, A REGION OF CHINA THAT FORCES HALF A MILLION PEOPLE FROM ETHNIC MINORITIES TO PICK THE COTTON.

94% OF GYPSY, TRAVELLER AND ROMA COMMUNITIES EXPERIENCE EXCLUSION AND DISCRIMINATION FROM AND WITHIN SERVICES (HEALTH, EDUCATION ETC.)

95% OF YOUNG BLACK BRITISH PEOPLE HAVE WITNESSED RACIST LANGUAGE IN EDUCATION.

A THIRD OF UK CHILDREN DO NOT SEE THEMSELVES REFLECTED IN BOOKS. THIS RISES TO 46% OF BLACK ETHNIC CHILDREN.

YOU ARE MORE THAN TWICE AS LIKELY TO BE UNEMPLOYED IN THE UK IF YOU ARE BLACK (9 PER CENT) THAN IF YOU ARE WHITE (4 PER CENT).

BLACK BRITISH PUPILS ARE PERMANENTLY EXCLUDED AT NEARLY THREE TIMES THE RATE OF WHITE BRITISH PUPILS.

THE HOUSEHOLDS MOST LIKELY TO HAVE A WEEKLY INCOME OF LESS THAN £400 ARE FROM MIXED AND BLACK ETHNIC GROUPS, AT 32% AND 35% RESPECTIVELY.

53% RISE IN REPORTED RACIAL ABUSE AT FOOTBALL MATCHES IN THE 2019/20 SEASON AND 30% OF FANS WITNESSED RACIST COMMENTS OR CHANTS.