Distribution of Leisure and Arts in Barnet
As discussed previously a clear link has been identified between deprivation and crime. In
addition, it is recognised that there is an association between crime and the lack of
activities available to young people. shows the areas of deprivation in Barnet and the
approximate locations for leisure and art facilities. It should be noted that there is bias
towards the north and east of the borough where there is lower levels of deprivation
compared to the west of Barnet.
The relative deprivation levels in Barnet at electoral ward level compared to the distribution of leisure
and arts activities in Barnet.
Mill Hill Coppetts
Youth Centre Hendon
Garden Index of Multiple
West Suburb Deprivation (2007)
Dance/ Art Very high