Croydon is one of the worst areas of the country affected by deaths from coronavirus, according to figures from Public Health England.
Overall, Londoners have been three times more likely to die from coronavirus than those in the south-west of England according to the PHE study.
The study found 9,035 excess deaths in London over the period.
When taking into account the usual mortality rate and age of the two areas this was 3.7 times more than the least affected region – the south-west, which saw 2,187 deaths over the same period.
Up to May 8, there were 7,369 deaths linked to coronavirus in London.
Of the worst-affected local authority areas, Brent topped the list with 244.9 deaths per 100,000 population, three times the national average, followed by Lambeth (213.3 deaths), Newham (196.6), Lewisham (181.5), Croydon, Southwark (161.7), Haringey (160) and Merton (156.8).
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