White Britons ‘In Retreat’ From Minority Areas


brit lagA “retreat” of white Britons from areas where minorities live is limiting cultural integration, according to research by think tank Demos.

Analysis of the 2011 census shows that 45% of ethnic minorities in England and Wales live in areas where less than half the population is white British, while 41% live in wards that are less than half white.

Trevor Phillips, former chairman of the Equalities Commission and Demos Associate, said white Britons choosing not to live in minority-dominated areas “ought to make us a little anxious”.

He said: “This very interesting piece of research reveals a number of vital findings about how people in England and Wales are living together.


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