Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Coton, Stafford

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Coton, Stafford, Staffordshire

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Coton, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Stafford. 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 7 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 Coton 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 Coton. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Coton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Coton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Stafford.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Stafford 010E 29.065 8465/32,844 3
Stafford 009D 27.211 9461/32,844 3
Stafford 009A 25.712 10359/32,844 4
Stafford 010A 21.612 13077/32,844 4
Stafford 009B 14.68 19250/32,844 6
Stafford 010C 11.675 22554/32,844 7
Stafford 006A 8.402 26555/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Coton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Coton. 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
Stafford 009A 0.155 10041/32,844 4
Stafford 010E 0.14 11441/32,844 4
Stafford 009D 0.128 12767/32,844 4
Stafford 010A 0.118 14002/32,844 5
Stafford 009B 0.104 15779/32,844 5
Stafford 010C 0.054 25125/32,844 8
Stafford 006A 0.049 26364/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Coton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Coton 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
Stafford 009D 0.13 8452/32,844 3
Stafford 009A 0.129 8676/32,844 3
Stafford 010E 0.122 9490/32,844 3
Stafford 010A 0.088 14749/32,844 5
Stafford 009B 0.053 23659/32,844 8
Stafford 010C 0.05 24621/32,844 8
Stafford 006A 0.049 25152/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Coton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Coton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11389/32,844) in Coton is less than the adult average rank (18973/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Stafford 009A 39.636 5455/32,844 2
Stafford 009D 26.693 9981/32,844 4
Stafford 009B 25.841 10400/32,844 4
Stafford 010E 17.895 15206/32,844 5
Stafford 006A 13.267 18815/32,844 6
Stafford 010A 12.7 19318/32,844 6
Stafford 010C 11.806 20139/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Coton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Coton. 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
Stafford 009D 1.181 2975/32,844 1
Stafford 010E 0.682 7049/32,844 3
Stafford 010A 0.603 7886/32,844 3
Stafford 009A 0.429 9955/32,844 4
Stafford 009B -0.136 18154/32,844 6
Stafford 010C -0.213 19325/32,844 6
Stafford 006A -0.438 22623/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Coton

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 Coton. 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
Stafford 010E 0.75 5942/32,844 2
Stafford 010A 0.418 10193/32,844 4
Stafford 009D 0.327 11524/32,844 4
Stafford 009A 0.174 13931/32,844 5
Stafford 010C -0.281 20774/32,844 7
Stafford 009B -0.564 24640/32,844 8
Stafford 006A -0.944 28638/32,844 9

There were 162 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Coton in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Coton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Coton. 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
Stafford 009B 25.213 10900/32,844 4
Stafford 010C 24.704 11426/32,844 4
Stafford 009A 22.204 14089/32,844 5
Stafford 010E 18.842 18071/32,844 6
Stafford 006A 16.757 20735/32,844 7
Stafford 009D 15.671 22124/32,844 7
Stafford 010A 7.331 30783/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Coton

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Coton. 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
Stafford 010E 1.587 852/32,844 1
Stafford 010A 1.384 1525/32,844 1
Stafford 010C 0.881 4888/32,844 2
Stafford 009D 0.658 7224/32,844 3
Stafford 006A 0.625 7641/32,844 3
Stafford 009B 0.229 12881/32,844 4
Stafford 009A -0.24 20238/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Coton

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Coton. 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
Stafford 009B -1.191 30852/32,844 10
Stafford 009A -1.219 31011/32,844 10
Stafford 010C -1.229 31069/32,844 10
Stafford 006A -1.232 31085/32,844 10
Stafford 010A -1.382 31779/32,844 10
Stafford 010E -1.448 32027/32,844 10
Stafford 009D -1.582 32398/32,844 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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