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Table 2 Percentages of ethnic population by ethnic concentration tertile and area deprivation quintile

From: Neighbourhood food and physical activity environments in England, UK: does ethnic density matter?

Ethnic concentration tertilesa Own ethnic population Size (%) in LSOA Area Deprivation Quintiles (Population size in ethnic specific concentration tertile = 100%)
  Q1 (least deprived) Q2 Q3 Q4 Q5 (most deprived)
White British
Low (0.01-0.72) 12472047 (29.2) 12 15 19 22 31
Moderate (0.72-1.24) 14020615 (32.8) 24 22 20 19 15
High (1.24-100) 16254474 (38.0) 26 25 23 18 8
Black African
Low (0.02-0.61) 140481 (29.5) 5 9 18 35 34
Moderate (0.61-1.70) 244516 (51.4) 2 2 5 20 71
High (1.70-100) 90886 (19.1) 9 8 11 15 57
Black Caribbean
Low (0.01-0.55) 158564 (28.2) 6 10 18 28 38
Moderate (0.55-1.57) 301871 (53.8) 2 3 9 29 57
High (1.57-100) 100856 (18.0) 9 9 14 21 49
Indian
Low (0.05-0.50) 211798 (20.6) 10 15 19 23 33
Moderate (0.50-1.32) 386747 (37.6) 10 13 20 28 28
High (1.32-47.6) 429960 (41.8) 14 11 19 25 30
Pakistani
Low (0.003-0.34) 89363 (12.6) 9 12 18 20 42
Moderate (0.34-1.35) 260935 (36.9) 4 6 11 20 60
High (1.35-100) 356276 (50.4) 3 4 9 20 64
Bangladeshi
Low (0.01-0.58) 48173 (17.5) 4 6 13 20 58
Moderate (0.58-2.18) 139128 (50.5) 2 3 5 12 79
High (2.19-100) 88048 (32.0) 4 5 9 18 65
Chinese
Low (0.06-0.63) 50484 (22.9) 10 13 18 23 35
Moderate (0.63-1.20) 74783 (33.9) 17 17 20 21 26
High (1.20-100) 95394 (43.2) 29 19 19 18 14
Irish
Low (0.03-0.63) 197417 (31.6) 11 14 18 22 35
Moderate (0.63-1.20) 236460 (37.9) 14 14 19 26 27
High (1.20-100) 190265 (30.5) 21 21 22 22 15
  1. a Ethnic specific tertiles measured as percentage (range).
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