Briefing 7 : What does inequality cost?

Download the full pdf here.

Explaining the data

The figure on the cost calculation on inequality is made in the government commissioned report Michael Marmot et al (2010) Strategic Review of Health Post 2010 The average salary of a nurse in 2011/2012 was £31,065 according to the Annual Survey of Hours and Earning. The cost of running a hospital is estimated at £150m per year, this is based on the cost of running Derby Hospital (a large NHS hospital) in 2012.

Tagged under: health inequality

Don’t miss out – subscribe to our FREE weekly briefing.

Copyright © 2021 InequalityBriefing.Org

Get the free weekly briefing

For essential facts, stats and infographics on inequality