From All Black Lives UK
When we shout Black Lives Matter, we never said other lives don’t matter…
…we said WE MATTER TOO.
We can go on for days explaining to you why we have to still scream Black Lives Matter, but let’s let the ‘Facts + Stats’ do the talking!
Creds to our Co-Founder @n0tasha_ and our graphic designer Tom for creating these ✊?✨
Black Lives Matter Facts + Stats, compiled by ABLUK
Black women are five times more likely to die during pregnancy.
Black people are 10 times more likely to be stopped and searched.
Black people are 3.5 times more likely to be arrested.
Black people serve prison sentences that are 50% longer for the same crimes.
Black Caribbean children are 2.5x more likely to be temporarily excluded from school and 3x more likely to be permanently excluded.
White households on average earn 18% more than Black Caribbean households.
Only 37% of Black Caribbean people own their own homes compared to 68% for White British people
For every one white person, 3.7 black people are detained under Mental Health Act.
More ‘Facts + Stats’ to come…