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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of residents in Lambeth and Hackney PCTs

From: Does public subsidy of the cost of malaria chemoprophylaxis reduce imported malaria? A comparative policy analysis

  Hackney Lambeth
Mid-year population estimate 2008 and age categorization (%) 212,200 274,500
0-14: 44 000 (20.7) 0-14: 46 100 (16.8)
15-64:150 100 (70.7) 15-64: 205 100 (74.7)
65+: 18 200 (8.6) 65+: 23 100 (8.4)
Index of Multiple Deprivation ranking 2010* 2 29
Estimated number of residents of African ethnicity 21,200 23,900
Estimated number of residents born in Nigeria 2001 (%) 6,633 (3.1) 6,121 (2.2)
Estimated number of residents born in Ghana 2001 (%) 3,209 (1.5) 4,421 (1.6)
  1. *i e Hackney was ranked the second most deprived borough in England and Lambeth was ranked the 29th from a total of 326 English boroughs [17].