White Britons are minority in London for first time
- Census figures show that 620,000 white Britons left the capital in a decade
- White Britons are the minority in London for the first time
- They make up 45 per cent of London’s population, with Asians being the second largest group
More than 600,000 white British Londoners have left the capital in a decade.
Census figures show that between 2001 and 2011 the level of ‘white flight’ reached 620,000.
It is the equivalent of a city the size of Glasgow – made up entirely of white Britons – moving out of the capital.