Deprivation Statistics for Ashburton & Buckfastleigh, Teignbridge

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh, Teignbridge, Devon

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Teignbridge. 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 8 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 Ashburton & Buckfastleigh 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 Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Teignbridge.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Teignbridge 017D 25.941 10227/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017B 19.473 14847/32,844 5
Teignbridge 003C 19.328 14983/32,844 5
Teignbridge 017E 19.262 15035/32,844 5
Teignbridge 017A 18.613 15566/32,844 5
Teignbridge 007D 15.79 18144/32,844 6
Teignbridge 019B 13.222 20819/32,844 7
Teignbridge 017C 10.01 24517/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. 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
Teignbridge 017D 0.181 7988/32,844 3
Teignbridge 017B 0.152 10276/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017E 0.144 11084/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017A 0.096 16951/32,844 6
Teignbridge 017C 0.088 18209/32,844 6
Teignbridge 019B 0.075 20460/32,844 7
Teignbridge 007D 0.056 24689/32,844 8
Teignbridge 003C 0.05 26114/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh 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
Teignbridge 017D 0.146 6970/32,844 3
Teignbridge 017B 0.101 12443/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017E 0.095 13429/32,844 5
Teignbridge 017A 0.079 16568/32,844 6
Teignbridge 019B 0.061 21209/32,844 7
Teignbridge 017C 0.061 21293/32,844 7
Teignbridge 007D 0.04 27792/32,844 9
Teignbridge 003C 0.025 31608/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Ashburton & Buckfastleigh population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17494/32,844) in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh is less than the adult average rank (22028/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Teignbridge 017D 29.647 8719/32,844 3
Teignbridge 017E 24.469 11100/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017A 21.758 12697/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017B 14.186 18000/32,844 6
Teignbridge 003C 7.581 24393/32,844 8
Teignbridge 007D 4.859 27475/32,844 9
Teignbridge 019B 4.825 27517/32,844 9
Teignbridge 017C 4.475 27946/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. 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
Teignbridge 017D 0.298 11655/32,844 4
Teignbridge 017B 0.092 14634/32,844 5
Teignbridge 017E -0.243 19776/32,844 7
Teignbridge 017A -0.49 23282/32,844 8
Teignbridge 017C -0.52 23691/32,844 8
Teignbridge 019B -0.583 24491/32,844 8
Teignbridge 007D -0.773 26719/32,844 9
Teignbridge 003C -1.009 28899/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. 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
Teignbridge 017B 0.202 13459/32,844 5
Teignbridge 017E 0 16686/32,844 6
Teignbridge 017D -0.047 17383/32,844 6
Teignbridge 017A -0.75 26787/32,844 9
Teignbridge 017C -0.848 27765/32,844 9
Teignbridge 003C -0.925 28472/32,844 9
Teignbridge 007D -1.404 31443/32,844 10
Teignbridge 019B -2.115 32725/32,844 10

There were 24 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Ashburton & Buckfastleigh in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. 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
Teignbridge 003C 49.262 419/32,844 1
Teignbridge 007D 39.463 2359/32,844 1
Teignbridge 017A 31.834 5755/32,844 2
Teignbridge 017C 20.017 16631/32,844 6
Teignbridge 017E 17.068 20359/32,844 7
Teignbridge 019B 13.995 24238/32,844 8
Teignbridge 017D 9.474 29095/32,844 9
Teignbridge 017B 6.75 31120/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. 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
Teignbridge 003C 2.624 9/32,844 1
Teignbridge 007D 1.864 360/32,844 1
Teignbridge 019B 1.771 486/32,844 1
Teignbridge 017A 1.194 2482/32,844 1
Teignbridge 017B 0.831 5364/32,844 2
Teignbridge 017D 0.811 5575/32,844 2
Teignbridge 017E 0.693 6864/32,844 3
Teignbridge 017C 0.501 9167/32,844 3

Outside Environment Deprivation in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Ashburton & Buckfastleigh. 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
Teignbridge 017B -1.154 30620/32,844 10
Teignbridge 007D -1.256 31204/32,844 10
Teignbridge 003C -1.266 31262/32,844 10
Teignbridge 017D -1.474 32117/32,844 10
Teignbridge 017E -1.484 32146/32,844 10
Teignbridge 017C -1.486 32152/32,844 10
Teignbridge 019B -1.531 32279/32,844 10
Teignbridge 017A -1.561 32347/32,844 10

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.

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