Measuring Inequality

Walking the Tightrope -cSavings and Debt Inequality in Great Britain

Many households earn too little to both pay for basic necessities, and to save for an uncertain future, despite working full time. Over a third of households now owe more in debt that they have saved, and millions more face falling into trouble in the event of a financial shock they cannot avoid. 

Our latest briefing note, Walking the Tightrope, our analysis finds that: