ABOUT: THE FACTS
The BAME inclusion agenda has been a struggle to overcome by many businesses or completely overlooked by others.
Stats and figures supplied by green park (green-park.co.uk)
THE BUSINESS CASE
• If BAME talent is fully utilised the economy could receive a £24bn a year boost (McGregor-Smith report).
• Ethnic minorities make up 14% of the population in the UK. 42.3% living in London, followed by West Midlands at 12%.
• The population is growing with 80% being under 25 years old.
• People from ethnic minorities account for more than £300bn of the UK's spending.