Deprivation Statistics for Blakebrook & Habberley South, Wyre Forest

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Blakebrook & Habberley South, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire

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

Overall Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Blakebrook & Habberley South. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Wyre Forest.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Wyre Forest 006C 42.189 3668/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008A 40.412 4139/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 004D 37.58 5016/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008E 29.133 8446/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 006D 22.368 12490/32,844 4
Wyre Forest 008B 19.059 15183/32,844 5
Wyre Forest 008C 17.007 16981/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006B 9.109 25641/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 008D 8.148 26892/32,844 9
Wyre Forest 006A 7.468 27724/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 006C 0.244 4303/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008A 0.233 4849/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 004D 0.193 7126/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008E 0.171 8721/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 006D 0.113 14502/32,844 5
Wyre Forest 008C 0.097 16732/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 008B 0.086 18584/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006B 0.072 21112/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 006A 0.047 26787/32,844 9
Wyre Forest 008D 0.046 27175/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 006C 0.196 3384/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008A 0.157 5980/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 004D 0.147 6813/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008E 0.147 6825/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 006D 0.114 10406/32,844 4
Wyre Forest 008C 0.078 16709/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 008B 0.072 18263/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006B 0.053 23699/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 006A 0.052 24135/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 008D 0.047 25618/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Blakebrook & Habberley South population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14520/32,844) in Blakebrook & Habberley South is more than the adult average rank (12409/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wyre Forest 006C 64.062 1280/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 008E 39.655 5450/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008A 32.584 7587/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 004D 27.849 9459/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008B 23.194 11796/32,844 4
Wyre Forest 008C 15.754 16784/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006D 15.284 17142/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 008D 11.407 20514/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 006B 9.052 22801/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 006A 8.905 22963/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Blakebrook & Habberley South

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 004D 0.927 4810/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 006C 0.756 6323/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008A 0.717 6716/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008E 0.294 11710/32,844 4
Wyre Forest 006D 0.168 13499/32,844 5
Wyre Forest 008C -0.199 19117/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 008D -0.295 20578/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 006A -0.402 22139/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 008B -0.505 23496/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 006B -0.535 23865/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 004D 1.25 1978/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 008A 1.174 2388/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 008B 0.86 4804/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 006D 0.661 6965/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008E 0.526 8724/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008C 0.189 13683/32,844 5
Wyre Forest 008D -0.024 17052/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006B -0.043 17328/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006C -0.196 19571/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006A -0.336 21549/32,844 7

There were 272 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Blakebrook & Habberley South in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Blakebrook & Habberley South

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 006C 37.137 3157/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 004D 27.859 8555/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 008A 21.126 15350/32,844 5
Wyre Forest 008D 20.067 16568/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006B 20.023 16622/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 008E 18.716 18211/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006A 17.847 19339/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006D 17.559 19710/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 008C 10.676 27979/32,844 9
Wyre Forest 008B 10.403 28221/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 008A 1.657 701/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 008B 1.334 1729/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 008C 1.234 2238/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 004D 1.119 2986/32,844 1
Wyre Forest 006D 1.06 3408/32,844 2
Wyre Forest 008E 0.641 7434/32,844 3
Wyre Forest 006C 0.082 15169/32,844 5
Wyre Forest 006A -0.177 19264/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 006B -0.426 22903/32,844 7
Wyre Forest 008D -0.555 24594/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Blakebrook & Habberley South

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Blakebrook & Habberley 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
Wyre Forest 004D -0.175 18236/32,844 6
Wyre Forest 008E -0.601 24931/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 008B -0.61 25047/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 008A -0.635 25364/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 008C -0.653 25577/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 006D -0.657 25635/32,844 8
Wyre Forest 006A -0.987 29328/32,844 9
Wyre Forest 006B -1.023 29640/32,844 10
Wyre Forest 008D -1.123 30433/32,844 10
Wyre Forest 006C -1.127 30459/32,844 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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