Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Clifton, Blackpool

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Clifton, Blackpool, Lancashire

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

Overall Deprivation in Clifton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Clifton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Blackpool.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Blackpool 014A 70.955 239/32,844 1
Blackpool 014B 64.82 531/32,844 1
Blackpool 014C 41.806 3780/32,844 2
Blackpool 014D 36.249 5448/32,844 2
Blackpool 016A 31.459 7317/32,844 3

Income Deprivation in Clifton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Clifton. 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
Blackpool 014A 0.443 160/32,844 1
Blackpool 014B 0.367 762/32,844 1
Blackpool 014C 0.25 4025/32,844 2
Blackpool 016A 0.178 8157/32,844 3
Blackpool 014D 0.174 8525/32,844 3

Employment Deprivation in Clifton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Clifton 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
Blackpool 014A 0.35 139/32,844 1
Blackpool 014B 0.303 420/32,844 1
Blackpool 014C 0.178 4438/32,844 2
Blackpool 014D 0.166 5235/32,844 2
Blackpool 016A 0.107 11493/32,844 4

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Clifton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Clifton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (4546/32,844) in Clifton is more than the adult average rank (4265/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Blackpool 014B 77.753 376/32,844 1
Blackpool 014A 71.262 693/32,844 1
Blackpool 014C 38.752 5700/32,844 2
Blackpool 016A 35.376 6649/32,844 3
Blackpool 014D 33.938 7117/32,844 3

Health Deprivation and Disability in Clifton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
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 Clifton. 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
Blackpool 014A 2.338 123/32,844 1
Blackpool 014B 2.236 171/32,844 1
Blackpool 014C 1.758 743/32,844 1
Blackpool 014D 1.497 1486/32,844 1
Blackpool 016A 1.009 4167/32,844 2

Crime Deprivation in Clifton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Clifton. 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
Blackpool 014A 0.635 7254/32,844 3
Blackpool 014D 0.564 8204/32,844 3
Blackpool 014B 0.231 13016/32,844 4
Blackpool 014C 0.183 13791/32,844 5
Blackpool 016A 0.142 14449/32,844 5

There were 287 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Clifton in May 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Clifton

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Clifton. 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
Blackpool 014C 17.801 19411/32,844 6
Blackpool 014B 17.002 20428/32,844 7
Blackpool 014D 14.538 23622/32,844 8
Blackpool 014A 13.382 24953/32,844 8
Blackpool 016A 10.783 27862/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Clifton

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Clifton. 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
Blackpool 016A 1.352 1662/32,844 1
Blackpool 014C 0.746 6288/32,844 2
Blackpool 014D 0.62 7693/32,844 3
Blackpool 014A 0.416 10309/32,844 4
Blackpool 014B 0.3 11875/32,844 4

Outside Environment Deprivation in Clifton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Clifton. 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
Blackpool 014D 0.696 6521/32,844 2
Blackpool 016A 0.51 8300/32,844 3
Blackpool 014A 0.131 13145/32,844 5
Blackpool 014C 0.098 13704/32,844 5
Blackpool 014B -0.075 16538/32,844 6

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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