Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Chorley South West, Chorley

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Chorley South West, Chorley, Lancashire

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

Overall Deprivation in Chorley South West

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Chorley South West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Chorley.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Chorley 012A 39.638 4373/32,844 2
Chorley 012B 30.922 7592/32,844 3
Chorley 012D 23.871 11453/32,844 4
Chorley 012C 10.961 23388/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Chorley South West

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Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Chorley South West. 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
Chorley 012A 0.248 4110/32,844 2
Chorley 012B 0.211 6033/32,844 2
Chorley 012D 0.139 11516/32,844 4
Chorley 012C 0.056 24631/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Chorley South West

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Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Chorley South West 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
Chorley 012A 0.205 2905/32,844 1
Chorley 012B 0.142 7323/32,844 3
Chorley 012D 0.104 11880/32,844 4
Chorley 012C 0.052 24111/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Chorley South West

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Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Chorley South West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11114/32,844) in Chorley South West is less than the adult average rank (13911/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Chorley 012A 38.633 5727/32,844 2
Chorley 012B 29.985 8565/32,844 3
Chorley 012D 26.325 10144/32,844 4
Chorley 012C 7.156 24875/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Chorley South West

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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 Chorley South West. 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
Chorley 012A 1.222 2758/32,844 1
Chorley 012B 0.625 7659/32,844 3
Chorley 012D 0.338 11119/32,844 4
Chorley 012C -0.044 16687/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Chorley South West

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Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Chorley South West. 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
Chorley 012A 0.793 5504/32,844 2
Chorley 012B 0.562 8245/32,844 3
Chorley 012D 0.377 10780/32,844 4
Chorley 012C -0.907 28317/32,844 9

There were 403 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Chorley South West in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Chorley South West

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Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Chorley South West. 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
Chorley 012C 36.44 3439/32,844 2
Chorley 012B 24.806 11321/32,844 4
Chorley 012D 24.189 11944/32,844 4
Chorley 012A 7.942 30368/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Chorley South West

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Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Chorley South West. 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
Chorley 012D 0.599 7951/32,844 3
Chorley 012B 0.042 15774/32,844 5
Chorley 012A -0.066 17499/32,844 6
Chorley 012C -1.331 30931/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Chorley South West

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Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Chorley South West. 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
Chorley 012B 0.074 14098/32,844 5
Chorley 012A -0.134 17572/32,844 6
Chorley 012D -0.277 19934/32,844 7
Chorley 012C -0.69 26039/32,844 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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