Almost a third of households in Cardiff are living in poverty. The distribution of households living in poverty – defined as the percentage of households whose income is below 60% of the annual median income – is shown below. In Lisvane only 9% of households are living in poverty, compared to nearly half of all households (47.9%) in Ely.

The map also shows that poverty can be found in parts of the city that are generally considered to be more affluent.