Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Derby, West Lancashire

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

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

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Overall Deprivation in Derby

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Derby. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of West Lancashire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
West Lancashire 007B 10.113 24367/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007A 9.198 25537/32,844 8
West Lancashire 008B 7.011 28314/32,844 9
West Lancashire 007C 6.783 28577/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Derby

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 Derby. 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 Lancashire 007B 0.062 23294/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007A 0.052 25727/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007C 0.047 26882/32,844 9
West Lancashire 008B 0.042 28028/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Derby

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Derby 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 Lancashire 007B 0.05 24609/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007A 0.035 29293/32,844 9
West Lancashire 008B 0.033 29895/32,844 10
West Lancashire 007C 0.028 30967/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Derby

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Derby population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20632/32,844) in Derby is less than the adult average rank (26714/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
West Lancashire 007B 11.764 20181/32,844 7
West Lancashire 007A 8.658 23240/32,844 8
West Lancashire 008B 8.276 23668/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007C 3.291 29386/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Derby

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Derby. 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 Lancashire 007C 0.116 14275/32,844 5
West Lancashire 007A -0.059 16934/32,844 6
West Lancashire 007B -0.206 19220/32,844 6
West Lancashire 008B -0.432 22535/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Derby

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Derby. 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 Lancashire 007A -0.294 20960/32,844 7
West Lancashire 007B -0.618 25290/32,844 8
West Lancashire 008B -0.68 25997/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007C -1.004 29128/32,844 9

There were 21 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Derby in December 2023

Barriers to Housing and Services in Derby

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Derby. 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 Lancashire 008B 27.358 8944/32,844 3
West Lancashire 007A 23.66 12476/32,844 4
West Lancashire 007B 17.661 19576/32,844 6
West Lancashire 007C 17.457 19849/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Derby

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Derby. 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 Lancashire 007B 0.674 7045/32,844 3
West Lancashire 007A 0.297 11902/32,844 4
West Lancashire 007C 0.264 12377/32,844 4
West Lancashire 008B -0.594 25093/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Derby

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Derby. 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 Lancashire 008B -0.49 23339/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007B -0.631 25323/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007C -0.645 25481/32,844 8
West Lancashire 007A -0.663 25719/32,844 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.