Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Bolton & Slyne, Lancaster

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Bolton & Slyne, Lancaster, Lancashire

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Bolton & Slyne, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Lancaster. 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 5 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 Bolton & Slyne 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 Bolton & Slyne. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Bolton & Slyne. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Lancaster.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Lancaster 003A 13.103 20947/32,844 7
Lancaster 003D 12.919 21144/32,844 7
Lancaster 003B 7.076 28221/32,844 9
Lancaster 003C 5.319 30196/32,844 10
Lancaster 003E 4.475 31034/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Bolton & Slyne. 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
Lancaster 003A 0.089 18004/32,844 6
Lancaster 003D 0.08 19489/32,844 6
Lancaster 003C 0.041 28299/32,844 9
Lancaster 003B 0.04 28515/32,844 9
Lancaster 003E 0.026 31427/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Bolton & Slyne 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
Lancaster 003A 0.076 17324/32,844 6
Lancaster 003D 0.072 18177/32,844 6
Lancaster 003B 0.047 25568/32,844 8
Lancaster 003C 0.044 26712/32,844 9
Lancaster 003E 0.029 30964/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Bolton & Slyne population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (25131/32,844) in Bolton & Slyne is less than the adult average rank (26566/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Lancaster 003B 8.636 23269/32,844 8
Lancaster 003D 8.007 23931/32,844 8
Lancaster 003A 7.096 24955/32,844 8
Lancaster 003E 3.015 29718/32,844 10
Lancaster 003C 1.517 31428/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Bolton & Slyne

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 Bolton & Slyne. 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
Lancaster 003A 0.278 11934/32,844 4
Lancaster 003D 0.236 12570/32,844 4
Lancaster 003C 0.141 13877/32,844 5
Lancaster 003B -0.177 18795/32,844 6
Lancaster 003E -0.271 20207/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Bolton & Slyne. 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
Lancaster 003D -0.518 24046/32,844 8
Lancaster 003A -0.521 24068/32,844 8
Lancaster 003B -0.82 27497/32,844 9
Lancaster 003C -1.241 30685/32,844 10
Lancaster 003E -1.416 31489/32,844 10

There were 11 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Bolton & Slyne in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Bolton & Slyne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Bolton & Slyne. 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
Lancaster 003E 22.204 14087/32,844 5
Lancaster 003D 17.983 19158/32,844 6
Lancaster 003B 17.395 19935/32,844 7
Lancaster 003C 10.881 27760/32,844 9
Lancaster 003A 7.764 30497/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Bolton & Slyne. 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
Lancaster 003A 0.671 7079/32,844 3
Lancaster 003D 0.442 9976/32,844 4
Lancaster 003B 0.075 15283/32,844 5
Lancaster 003E -0.596 25110/32,844 8
Lancaster 003C -0.638 25619/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Bolton & Slyne

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Bolton & Slyne. 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
Lancaster 003D -0.643 25463/32,844 8
Lancaster 003E -0.704 26224/32,844 8
Lancaster 003A -0.761 26955/32,844 9
Lancaster 003C -0.796 27344/32,844 9
Lancaster 003B -0.909 28614/32,844 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.

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