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Heritage Counts in London

Heritage Counts 2016 is the fifteenth annual survey of the state of London's historic environment.

In addition, London local area data is available on the Local Authority Profile page and regional data is available on the Indicators page, detailed below.

A large group of volunteers outside Rainham Hall waving at the camera.
Volunteers during the restoration of Rainham Hall, London Borough of Havering © National Trust

Historic environment indicators

The Heritage Counts indicators for London can be found on the Indicators page and data is categorised into five spreadsheets:

  • Discovery, identification and understanding: Provides indicators on the scale and scope of the historic environment and assets
  • Constructive conservation and sustainable management: Includes indicators on the overall condition of the historic environment with indicators from the Heritage at Risk programme and data on managing the historic environment including planning statistics
  • Public engagement: Presents data on participation in heritage, heritage membership and volunteering in the sector
  • Capacity building: Indicators of heritage investments from private, public and voluntary sectors as well as the skills and capacity of the sector
  • Helping things to happen: Includes indicators of the importance of guardianship

Maps showing the distribution of designated heritage assets in London are available here:

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