Nine out of ten of the most deprived smaller areas are by the sea.
More than two-thirds of the top 30 most deprived smaller areas are coastal.
Benefit Cost Ratio of spending on housing in returning economic and social benefits is £1.70 to £3.70 for each pound spent.
The Benefit Cost Ratio for some regeneration activities can be up to £5.50 for every £1 spent.
Total social return on regeneration investment of around £10 for every £1 spent.
Read more in our Turning the Tide paper.
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