About Us - Across South London

The Health Innovation Network operates across the 12 South London boroughs:

South East:

Bexley - Bromley - Croydon - Greenwich - Lambeth - Lewisham - Southwark

South West:

Kingston - Merton - Richmond & Twickenham - Sutton - Wandsworth

A snapshot of South London
 

  • Approximately 3 million residents across the 12 boroughs with a 14% population growth by 2031
  • 12 Health and Wellbeing Boards, 12 Clinical Commissioning Groups, 12 Healthwatch organisations
  • 7 Higher Education Institutes and Universities including two medical schools
  • 31 education and training placement providers
  • Estimated 60,000 plus NHS workforce
  • There are 473 GP surgeries across South London, with 1,271,399 patients registered 
  • 3.70% of the total South London population are unemployed*
  • Ethnic Breakdown: 67.26% White; 5.17% Mixed/multiple ethnic groups; 10.61% Asian/Asian British; 15.01% Black/African/Caribbean/Black British and 1.95% Other ethnic group*
  • 14.69% of the usual residents aged three and over do not have English as their main language*
  • The average life expectancy for males is 78.3 years and the females is 82.7 (national average is 78.3 for males and 82.1 for females)*

 

* Source: Office for National Statistics