Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Bucklebury, West Berkshire

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Bucklebury, West Berkshire, Berkshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Bucklebury

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Bucklebury. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of West Berkshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
West Berkshire 011A 18.331 15838/32,844 5
West Berkshire 011C 11.839 22357/32,844 7
West Berkshire 011B 10.102 24384/32,844 8
West Berkshire 011D 8.772 26086/32,844 8
West Berkshire 011E 7.57 27600/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Bucklebury

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Bucklebury. 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
West Berkshire 011A 0.108 15201/32,844 5
West Berkshire 011E 0.05 26184/32,844 8
West Berkshire 011D 0.044 27714/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011B 0.04 28528/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011C 0.018 32359/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Bucklebury

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Bucklebury 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
West Berkshire 011A 0.056 22680/32,844 7
West Berkshire 011B 0.044 26725/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011E 0.043 27047/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011D 0.041 27490/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011C 0.028 31045/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Bucklebury

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Bucklebury population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (21995/32,844) in Bucklebury is less than the adult average rank (25345/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
West Berkshire 011A 13.937 18213/32,844 6
West Berkshire 011C 12.424 19553/32,844 6
West Berkshire 011B 6.886 25157/32,844 8
West Berkshire 011E 5.569 26639/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011D 2.503 30310/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Bucklebury

iLivehere Rating 1/10
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 Bucklebury. 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
West Berkshire 011A -0.453 22807/32,844 7
West Berkshire 011E -1.134 29835/32,844 10
West Berkshire 011B -1.137 29858/32,844 10
West Berkshire 011D -1.324 30985/32,844 10
West Berkshire 011C -1.42 31418/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Bucklebury

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Bucklebury. 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
West Berkshire 011B -0.685 26060/32,844 8
West Berkshire 011A -0.73 26580/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011D -0.84 27698/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011E -1.458 31645/32,844 10
West Berkshire 011C -1.835 32495/32,844 10

There were 15 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Bucklebury in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Bucklebury

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Bucklebury. 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
West Berkshire 011C 40.837 1961/32,844 1
West Berkshire 011A 40.545 2043/32,844 1
West Berkshire 011B 34.434 4346/32,844 2
West Berkshire 011E 29.917 7029/32,844 3
West Berkshire 011D 26.273 9910/32,844 4

Inside Environment Deprivation in Bucklebury

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Bucklebury. 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
West Berkshire 011D 1.137 2850/32,844 1
West Berkshire 011C 1.113 3022/32,844 1
West Berkshire 011A 1.102 3101/32,844 1
West Berkshire 011B 0.773 5966/32,844 2
West Berkshire 011E 0.257 12486/32,844 4

Outside Environment Deprivation in Bucklebury

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Bucklebury. 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
West Berkshire 011C -0.142 17702/32,844 6
West Berkshire 011B -0.317 20640/32,844 7
West Berkshire 011A -0.667 25766/32,844 8
West Berkshire 011E -0.776 27129/32,844 9
West Berkshire 011D -0.806 27455/32,844 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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