Deprivation Statistics for Blackburn Central, Blackburn with Darwen

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Blackburn Central, Blackburn with Darwen, Lancashire

We have used the 12 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Blackburn Central, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Blackburn with Darwen. 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 12 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 Blackburn Central 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 Blackburn Central. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Blackburn Central

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 Blackburn Central. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Blackburn with Darwen.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 79.94 29/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 78.945 35/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 62.042 744/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 58.121 1102/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 56.863 1236/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 52.557 1795/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 50.432 2110/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 47.205 2618/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 39.439 4445/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 34.157 6201/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 32.636 6820/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 30.882 7612/32,844 3

Income Deprivation in Blackburn Central

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 Blackburn Central. 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
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 0.535 13/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 0.481 62/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 0.415 282/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 0.388 510/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 0.363 827/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 0.332 1378/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 0.331 1409/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 0.267 3318/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 0.229 5036/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 0.213 5945/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 0.213 5951/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 0.194 7014/32,844 3

Employment Deprivation in Blackburn Central

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Blackburn Central 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
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 0.45 9/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 0.379 56/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 0.328 236/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 0.266 959/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 0.246 1422/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 0.228 1956/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 0.226 2033/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 0.212 2631/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 0.194 3456/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 0.148 6719/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 0.127 8826/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 0.113 10623/32,844 4

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Blackburn Central

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Blackburn Central population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12248/32,844) in Blackburn Central is more than the adult average rank (2125/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 84.098 162/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 68.472 891/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 58.996 1847/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 56.066 2237/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 54.221 2525/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 54.132 2540/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 50.968 3078/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 49.24 3390/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 43.333 4558/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 37.947 5923/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 23.253 11758/32,844 4
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 20.93 13184/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Blackburn Central

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
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 Blackburn Central. 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
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 3.345 4/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 2.517 68/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 2 347/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 1.924 437/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 1.89 481/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 1.782 693/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 1.421 1778/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 1.406 1848/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 1.208 2820/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 1.139 3250/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 0.663 7257/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 0.347 11010/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Blackburn Central

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 Blackburn Central. 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
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 1.792 416/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 1.722 524/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 1.287 1807/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 0.841 4997/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 0.598 7774/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 0.547 8436/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 0.49 9198/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 0.476 9405/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 0.455 9685/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 0.409 10308/32,844 4
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 0.188 13708/32,844 5
Blackburn with Darwen 007E -0.069 17682/32,844 6

There were 843 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Blackburn Central in October 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Blackburn Central

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Blackburn Central. 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
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 16.236 21377/32,844 7
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 16.059 21589/32,844 7
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 15.513 22343/32,844 7
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 14.935 23119/32,844 8
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 14.788 23305/32,844 8
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 14.152 24036/32,844 8
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 13.513 24801/32,844 8
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 12.954 25467/32,844 8
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 11.111 27519/32,844 9
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 10.182 28430/32,844 9
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 9.668 28917/32,844 9
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 8.534 29914/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Blackburn Central

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Blackburn Central. 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
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 1.522 1029/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 1.206 2410/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 1.091 3169/32,844 1
Blackburn with Darwen 011F 0.841 5241/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 0.498 9218/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 0.44 9988/32,844 4
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 0.339 11372/32,844 4
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 0.037 15858/32,844 5
Blackburn with Darwen 011A -0.063 17459/32,844 6
Blackburn with Darwen 006E -0.073 17622/32,844 6
Blackburn with Darwen 006B -0.529 24255/32,844 8
Blackburn with Darwen 007D -0.623 25452/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Blackburn Central

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Blackburn Central. 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
Blackburn with Darwen 006A 0.96 4424/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006E 0.874 5041/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 006C 0.874 5043/32,844 2
Blackburn with Darwen 007D 0.636 7086/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 009C 0.595 7469/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 005C 0.582 7580/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006B 0.561 7775/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 007B 0.559 7791/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 006D 0.46 8820/32,844 3
Blackburn with Darwen 011A 0.334 10314/32,844 4
Blackburn with Darwen 007E 0.174 12516/32,844 4
Blackburn with Darwen 011F -0.058 16249/32,844 5

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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