Tube Tongues Language Map

Tube Tongues, by Oliver O’Brien of CASA, maps the most popularly spoken language after English (based on 2011 Census aggregate tables released by the ONS, via NOMIS) but instead of examining the population living near each tube station, it looks at the population of each ward in London. There are 630 of these, with a typical … Read More »

Live Train Map for the London Underground

Matthew Somerville has created a visualisation to track London Tube trains in real time on a map showing all trains in real time on the London Underground. Train times are available from the TFL live feed.

Live Bicycle Hire Scheme Maps

Oliver O’Brien has created a visualisation showing a map of live Bike Share/cycle hires of London and other cities. These maps track bicycle usage every 10 minutes over the past 2 days.

Geodemographics of Housing

Geodemographics of Housing in Great Britain, a new visualisation in the style of Charles Booth’s map. Created by Oliver O’Brien from UCL CASA. These innovative maps present Indices of Deprivation 2010, and the Output Area Classication (OAC) data.

Interactive Map of Indices of Deprivation

This interactive map of London created by James Trimble shows Indices of Multiple Deprivation data for 2010 (IMD 2010). Each of the domains are mapped at LSOA level over a Google maps background, and a local summary appears when an LSOA is selected.

Access to High Speed Broadband

The Internet is now considered the fourth utility and if we are to remain competitive in the global economy and bolster our reputation as the greatest city on earth we need to ensure every Londoner is able to access the very best digital connectivity Whilst London leads Europe in much of its broadband connectivity there … Read More »

Financial Exclusion

Financial exclusion reinforces poverty and disadvantage, impacting the lives of individuals, their families and the wider community. Tonybey Hall has developed in-depth knowledge of the factors at household level, but also in the wider neighbourhood, including access to free ATMs. To help understand which areas to focus on, the GLA have been working with Toynbee … Read More »

London Rents Map

The London Rents Map shows average private sector rents for different types of home across London. You can search the Rents Map by entering a location and a property type in the box below. The data on average rents is given at postcode district level (SW19 or E7, for example), and is based on a … Read More »