Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Briercliffe, Burnley

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Briercliffe, Burnley, Lancashire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Briercliffe, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Burnley. 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 4 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 Briercliffe 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 Briercliffe. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Briercliffe

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Briercliffe. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Burnley.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Burnley 001A 19.895 14433/32,844 5
Burnley 009A 15.254 18682/32,844 6
Burnley 001B 14.941 18971/32,844 6
Burnley 001C 11.035 23298/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Briercliffe

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Briercliffe. 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
Burnley 001A 0.103 15953/32,844 5
Burnley 001B 0.08 19518/32,844 6
Burnley 001C 0.071 21397/32,844 7
Burnley 009A 0.053 25358/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Briercliffe

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Briercliffe 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
Burnley 001B 0.08 16274/32,844 5
Burnley 001A 0.071 18474/32,844 6
Burnley 001C 0.059 21714/32,844 7
Burnley 009A 0.058 21951/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Briercliffe

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Briercliffe population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (13795/32,844) in Briercliffe is less than the adult average rank (20923/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Burnley 001A 21.742 12711/32,844 4
Burnley 009A 17.188 15670/32,844 5
Burnley 001C 15.814 16741/32,844 6
Burnley 001B 10.96 20936/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Briercliffe

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Briercliffe. 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
Burnley 001B 0.748 6391/32,844 2
Burnley 001A 0.475 9397/32,844 3
Burnley 009A 0.311 11472/32,844 4
Burnley 001C 0.005 15927/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Briercliffe

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Briercliffe. 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
Burnley 009A 0.12 14812/32,844 5
Burnley 001B 0.051 15866/32,844 5
Burnley 001A -0.135 18659/32,844 6
Burnley 001C -0.491 23656/32,844 8

There were 27 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Briercliffe in September 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Briercliffe

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Briercliffe. 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
Burnley 009A 26.84 9427/32,844 3
Burnley 001B 3.636 32469/32,844 10
Burnley 001C 2.947 32612/32,844 10
Burnley 001A 1.143 32823/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Briercliffe

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Briercliffe. 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
Burnley 001A 1.426 1368/32,844 1
Burnley 009A 0.657 7231/32,844 3
Burnley 001C 0.439 10000/32,844 4
Burnley 001B -0.336 21670/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Briercliffe

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Briercliffe. 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
Burnley 001B 0.043 14591/32,844 5
Burnley 001C -0.256 19570/32,844 6
Burnley 001A -0.296 20280/32,844 7
Burnley 009A -0.476 23140/32,844 8

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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