Nationally, we know that young people in deprived areas are more likely to test positive for chlamydia. 3 At all ages, HIV is more prevalent in deprived areas. 4

References

  1. J. Sheringham, I. Simms, J. Riha, A. Talebi, L. Emmett, M. Macintosh and R. Raine, “Will Chlamydia Screening Reach Young People in Deprived Areas in England? Baseline Analysis of the English National Chlamydia Screening Programme Delivery in 2008,” Sexually Transmitted Diseases, vol. 38, no. 8, pp. 677-684, 2011
  2. “HIV Statistics,” HIV Aware, [Online]. Available: http://www.hivaware.org.uk/facts-myths/hiv-statistics. [Accessed September 2016]
  3. J. Sheringham, I. Simms, J. Riha, A. Talebi, L. Emmett, M. Macintosh and R. Raine, “Will Chlamydia Screening Reach Young People in Deprived Areas in England? Baseline Analysis of the English National Chlamydia Screening Programme Delivery in 2008,” Sexually Transmitted Diseases, vol. 38, no. 8, pp. 677-684, 2011
  4. “HIV Statistics,” HIV Aware, [Online]. Available: http://www.hivaware.org.uk/facts-myths/hiv-statistics. [Accessed September 2016]