Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Birchfield, Birmingham

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Birchfield, Birmingham, West Midlands

We have used the 10 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Birchfield, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Birmingham. 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 10 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 Birchfield 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 Birchfield. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Birchfield

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Birchfield. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Birmingham.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Birmingham 040D 63.744 612/32,844 1
Birmingham 035E 61.826 759/32,844 1
Birmingham 040C 59.253 981/32,844 1
Birmingham 032B 51.196 2004/32,844 1
Birmingham 035D 51.11 2014/32,844 1
Birmingham 033A 48.525 2408/32,844 1
Birmingham 035G 46.511 2748/32,844 1
Birmingham 035A 42.623 3558/32,844 2
Birmingham 032A 36.808 5264/32,844 2
Birmingham 024E 28.542 8742/32,844 3

Income Deprivation in Birchfield

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Birchfield. 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
Birmingham 035E 0.411 314/32,844 1
Birmingham 040D 0.367 759/32,844 1
Birmingham 035D 0.363 832/32,844 1
Birmingham 040C 0.358 904/32,844 1
Birmingham 032B 0.311 1920/32,844 1
Birmingham 035A 0.304 2071/32,844 1
Birmingham 035G 0.304 2088/32,844 1
Birmingham 033A 0.297 2286/32,844 1
Birmingham 032A 0.198 6814/32,844 3
Birmingham 024E 0.153 10226/32,844 4

Employment Deprivation in Birchfield

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Birchfield 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
Birmingham 040D 0.325 250/32,844 1
Birmingham 035E 0.3 447/32,844 1
Birmingham 040C 0.274 794/32,844 1
Birmingham 032B 0.249 1315/32,844 1
Birmingham 035D 0.223 2156/32,844 1
Birmingham 035G 0.207 2834/32,844 1
Birmingham 033A 0.188 3798/32,844 2
Birmingham 035A 0.172 4879/32,844 2
Birmingham 032A 0.16 5712/32,844 2
Birmingham 024E 0.099 12789/32,844 4

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Birchfield

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Birchfield population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14198/32,844) in Birchfield is more than the adult average rank (4101/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Birmingham 040C 50.927 3086/32,844 1
Birmingham 035D 46.234 3911/32,844 2
Birmingham 035E 43.973 4418/32,844 2
Birmingham 033A 41.62 4968/32,844 2
Birmingham 035A 38.673 5715/32,844 2
Birmingham 040D 37.596 6029/32,844 2
Birmingham 035G 36.023 6426/32,844 2
Birmingham 032B 27.015 9817/32,844 3
Birmingham 032A 19.296 14193/32,844 5
Birmingham 024E 17.451 15503/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Birchfield

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
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 Birchfield. 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
Birmingham 040D 1.352 2085/32,844 1
Birmingham 035E 1.245 2621/32,844 1
Birmingham 040C 1.026 4043/32,844 2
Birmingham 032B 0.731 6583/32,844 3
Birmingham 032A 0.635 7551/32,844 3
Birmingham 035G 0.588 8082/32,844 3
Birmingham 035D 0.553 8480/32,844 3
Birmingham 033A 0.545 8564/32,844 3
Birmingham 035A 0.427 9987/32,844 4
Birmingham 024E -0.021 16323/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Birchfield

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Birchfield. 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
Birmingham 032B 1.546 936/32,844 1
Birmingham 040D 1.108 2752/32,844 1
Birmingham 032A 0.848 4892/32,844 2
Birmingham 035G 0.796 5462/32,844 2
Birmingham 040C 0.621 7426/32,844 3
Birmingham 035D 0.612 7555/32,844 3
Birmingham 035E 0.572 8105/32,844 3
Birmingham 033A 0.507 8989/32,844 3
Birmingham 024E 0.423 10122/32,844 4
Birmingham 035A 0.276 12295/32,844 4

There were 922 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Birchfield in August 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Birchfield

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Birchfield. 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
Birmingham 024E 40.905 1956/32,844 1
Birmingham 035A 36.578 3381/32,844 2
Birmingham 040D 36.072 3600/32,844 2
Birmingham 035D 36.019 3630/32,844 2
Birmingham 040C 35.462 3868/32,844 2
Birmingham 033A 35.393 3899/32,844 2
Birmingham 035G 35.295 3941/32,844 2
Birmingham 032A 34.596 4266/32,844 2
Birmingham 032B 33.89 4621/32,844 2
Birmingham 035E 33.416 4867/32,844 2

Inside Environment Deprivation in Birchfield

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Birchfield. 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
Birmingham 033A 1.328 1748/32,844 1
Birmingham 024E 1.125 2940/32,844 1
Birmingham 032A 0.771 5984/32,844 2
Birmingham 040C 0.7 6785/32,844 3
Birmingham 035A 0.667 7128/32,844 3
Birmingham 035G 0.656 7248/32,844 3
Birmingham 040D 0.48 9475/32,844 3
Birmingham 035D 0.348 11231/32,844 4
Birmingham 035E 0.334 11425/32,844 4
Birmingham 032B 0.122 14556/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Birchfield

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Birchfield. 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
Birmingham 033A 1.61 1278/32,844 1
Birmingham 040C 1.47 1729/32,844 1
Birmingham 032A 1.449 1786/32,844 1
Birmingham 032B 1.293 2468/32,844 1
Birmingham 040D 1.266 2620/32,844 1
Birmingham 035A 1.173 3085/32,844 1
Birmingham 035E 1.134 3300/32,844 2
Birmingham 035G 1.063 3712/32,844 2
Birmingham 035D 1.044 3839/32,844 2
Birmingham 024E 0.766 5914/32,844 2

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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