Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Alvechurch South, Bromsgrove

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Alvechurch South, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Alvechurch South, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Bromsgrove. We have combined these statitics into an English ward level, as most people are familiar with this geospacial area in their town or city. Here are those 4 marked on a map:

Each area has its own decile score. This is where each LSOA in England is ranked according to the level of deprivation and split into 10 equal groups. A decile score of 1 means the area is in the top 10% of deprived areas, 2 is equal to the top 20% and so forth. To simply these scores and apply them to a ward, we have created the iLiveHere rating. This takes the average decile score of all the LSOAs in a ward and converts that into a rating out of 10, where 1 is the best and 10 is the worst. We have then used to traffic light colour system as an at-a-glance reference. As you scroll down this page, the more red ratings you see, the more deprived Alvechurch South is. Indices of Deprivation statistics and are broken down into domains of deprivation or more simply, categories. These category scores are combined using a percentage weighting to give a an LSOA its final indices of deprivation score, decile and rank:

  • Income Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Employment Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Education, Skills and Training Deprivation (13.5%)
  • Health Deprivation and Disability (13.5%)
  • Crime (9.3%)
  • Barriers to Housing and Services (9.3%)
  • Living Environment Deprivation (9.3%)
Below we have split the Living Environment Deprivation category into its sub-categories. We think having individual iLiveHere ratings for Inside Environment and Outside Environment provides a better insight to the housing quality and outside space in Alvechurch South. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

How grim is your Postcode?

Overall Deprivation in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Alvechurch South. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Bromsgrove.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Bromsgrove 009C 13.354 20679/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009A 12.927 21135/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009B 11.208 23090/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 009D 7.371 27844/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Alvechurch South. The definition of low income the government uses to compile these statistics includes those who are out-of-work (for any reason, not just unemployment) and those that are in work but satisfy the IMD means tests. In the real world, this means they may qualify for means tested benefits such as Universal Credit or legacy benefits such as Working Tax Credits. You should not to assume that this rating is an indicator of overall poverty in this ward.
LSOA Name Income Score Income Rank (England) Income Decile
Bromsgrove 009C 0.107 15337/32,844 5
Bromsgrove 009A 0.062 23204/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 009D 0.05 26086/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 009B 0.041 28480/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Alvechurch South

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Alvechurch South who are excluded from the jobs market. These are people who are involuntarily deprived of work. The IMD domains include people who are unemployment, those who are sick or disabled, and carers. Since the government no longer publishes percentage figures for unemployment after the introduction of Universal Credit, his is now the only reliable indictor of joblessness in this ward. The higher the iLiveHere rating, the harder it could be to get work.
LSOA Name Employment Score Employment Rank (England) Employment Decile
Bromsgrove 009C 0.084 15474/32,844 5
Bromsgrove 009D 0.062 20893/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009A 0.058 22215/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009B 0.037 28771/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Alvechurch South population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (25134/32,844) in Alvechurch South is more than the adult average rank (22741/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Bromsgrove 009C 9.114 22748/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009D 7.748 24196/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 009A 6.309 25828/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 009B 5.864 26306/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Alvechurch South

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is indictor of the risk of dying prematurely or having your quality of life impaired through poor physical or mental health in Alvechurch South. The IMD domain measures morbidity, disability and premature mortality. However, it does not take into consideration but personal behaviour or environmental factors that may be predictive of future health problems. See Outdoor Deprivation for depivation that includes environmental factors such as local pullution levels.
LSOA Name Health Score Health Rank (England) Health Decile
Bromsgrove 009C -0.163 18585/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 009D -0.385 21926/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009A -0.399 22109/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009B -0.713 26057/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Alvechurch South. In policing statistics, this is known as 'street level crime' and includes offences such as robbery, burglary and other personal violent crime.
LSOA Name Crime Score Crime Rank (England) Crime Decile
Bromsgrove 009A 0.467 9510/32,844 3
Bromsgrove 009C -0.19 19499/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 009B -0.302 21075/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009D -0.688 26091/32,844 8

There were 6 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Alvechurch South in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Alvechurch South. I bad rating in an urban area indicates how unaffordable the housing could be. A bad rating in a rural area is an indicator of the absense of local services.
LSOA Name Barriers Score Barriers Rank (England) Barriers Decile
Bromsgrove 009B 42.036 1655/32,844 1
Bromsgrove 009A 28.464 8057/32,844 3
Bromsgrove 009C 18.158 18928/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 009D 12.563 25931/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Alvechurch South. A bad rating in an equally income deprived ward, could be because of poorly maintained rented accomodation. A bad rating in a non income deprived area, could be because the small size of housing in relation to costs.
LSOA Name Inside Score Inside Rank (England) Inside Decile
Bromsgrove 009B 0.48 9471/32,844 3
Bromsgrove 009A 0.251 12571/32,844 4
Bromsgrove 009D -0.165 19079/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 009C -0.329 21580/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Alvechurch South

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Alvechurch South. The IMD domains measure the air quality and the rate of road traffic accidents in each LSOA.
LSOA Name Outside Score Outside (England) Outside Decile
Bromsgrove 009A 0.108 13527/32,844 5
Bromsgrove 009D -0.46 22915/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 009C -0.504 23546/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 009B -0.935 28874/32,844 9

Disclaimer: Although every care has been taken to make sure there are no mistakes in the data presented on this page, you should verify these figures with the official data source.

Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021
Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021