LONDON, ONTARIO

Leaders: Robert Andersen and Chantelle Richmond (Western University)

Type of poverty: Deindustrializing

The London, Ontario site represents the "deindustrializing poverty" that arises when the traditional manufacturing base rapidly declines. A distinguishing feature of the London site is its very large low income population (16.7 percent) and its relatively high unemployment rate (9.0 percent

 
London, Ontario