Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Castle, Scarborough

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Castle, Scarborough, North Yorkshire

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Castle, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Scarborough. 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 6 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 Castle 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 Castle. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Castle

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Castle. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Scarborough.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Scarborough 006B 64.235 574/32,844 1
Scarborough 010A 62.498 702/32,844 1
Scarborough 006A 47.523 2566/32,844 1
Scarborough 008C 39.034 4565/32,844 2
Scarborough 008A 26.641 9801/32,844 3
Scarborough 008B 25.135 10682/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Castle

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Castle. 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
Scarborough 010A 0.321 1640/32,844 1
Scarborough 006B 0.319 1695/32,844 1
Scarborough 006A 0.246 4230/32,844 2
Scarborough 008C 0.195 6960/32,844 3
Scarborough 008A 0.146 10884/32,844 4
Scarborough 008B 0.12 13672/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Castle

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Castle 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
Scarborough 010A 0.279 716/32,844 1
Scarborough 006B 0.276 757/32,844 1
Scarborough 006A 0.205 2919/32,844 1
Scarborough 008C 0.156 6051/32,844 2
Scarborough 008B 0.097 12985/32,844 4
Scarborough 008A 0.091 14163/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Castle

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Castle population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (909/32,844) in Castle is less than the adult average rank (9723/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Scarborough 006B 65.623 1128/32,844 1
Scarborough 006A 57.238 2071/32,844 1
Scarborough 010A 53.093 2712/32,844 1
Scarborough 008B 46.489 3857/32,844 2
Scarborough 008A 45.516 4057/32,844 2
Scarborough 008C 45.006 4167/32,844 2

Health Deprivation and Disability in Castle

iLivehere Rating 8/10
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 Castle. 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
Scarborough 006B 1.592 1151/32,844 1
Scarborough 010A 1.421 1782/32,844 1
Scarborough 006A 0.844 5504/32,844 2
Scarborough 008C 0.553 8478/32,844 3
Scarborough 008A 0.3 11638/32,844 4
Scarborough 008B 0.198 13085/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Castle

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 Castle. 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
Scarborough 006A 1.459 1178/32,844 1
Scarborough 010A 1.351 1537/32,844 1
Scarborough 006B 1.324 1649/32,844 1
Scarborough 008C 1.182 2340/32,844 1
Scarborough 008A 0.225 13109/32,844 4
Scarborough 008B -0.159 19015/32,844 6

There were 224 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Castle in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Castle

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Castle. 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
Scarborough 006B 18.521 18462/32,844 6
Scarborough 010A 17.276 20083/32,844 7
Scarborough 006A 14.233 23951/32,844 8
Scarborough 008C 11.839 26733/32,844 9
Scarborough 008B 6.487 31271/32,844 10
Scarborough 008A 6.248 31403/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Castle

Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Castle. 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
Scarborough 010A 2.037 194/32,844 1
Scarborough 006B 1.797 455/32,844 1
Scarborough 008C 1.694 614/32,844 1
Scarborough 008B 1.503 1100/32,844 1
Scarborough 008A 1.422 1385/32,844 1
Scarborough 006A 1.391 1490/32,844 1

Outside Environment Deprivation in Castle

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Castle. 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
Scarborough 008C -0.252 19507/32,844 6
Scarborough 008A -0.313 20574/32,844 7
Scarborough 010A -0.56 24336/32,844 8
Scarborough 008B -0.609 25033/32,844 8
Scarborough 006A -0.83 27753/32,844 9
Scarborough 006B -1.275 31306/32,844 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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