Deprivation Statistics for Featherstone and Shareshill, South Staffordshire

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Featherstone and Shareshill, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire

We have used the 3 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Featherstone and Shareshill, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of South Staffordshire. 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 3 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 Featherstone and Shareshill 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 Featherstone and Shareshill. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Featherstone and Shareshill. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Staffordshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Staffordshire 007D 30.778 7658/32,844 3
South Staffordshire 006D 19.366 14945/32,844 5
South Staffordshire 006C 7.595 27566/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Featherstone and Shareshill. 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
South Staffordshire 007D 0.204 6402/32,844 2
South Staffordshire 006D 0.083 19016/32,844 6
South Staffordshire 006C 0.056 24607/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Featherstone and Shareshill 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
South Staffordshire 007D 0.166 5270/32,844 2
South Staffordshire 006D 0.076 17160/32,844 6
South Staffordshire 006C 0.041 27711/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Featherstone and Shareshill population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17172/32,844) in Featherstone and Shareshill is more than the adult average rank (11198/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Staffordshire 007D 48.282 3544/32,844 2
South Staffordshire 006D 16.619 16103/32,844 5
South Staffordshire 006C 8.864 23006/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Featherstone and Shareshill

6
Average
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 Featherstone and Shareshill. 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
South Staffordshire 006D 0.664 7239/32,844 3
South Staffordshire 007D 0.241 12488/32,844 4
South Staffordshire 006C -0.15 18404/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Featherstone and Shareshill. 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
South Staffordshire 006D 0.428 10055/32,844 4
South Staffordshire 007D 0.015 16443/32,844 6
South Staffordshire 006C -0.709 26320/32,844 9

There were 0 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Featherstone and Shareshill in August 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Featherstone and Shareshill

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Featherstone and Shareshill. 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
South Staffordshire 006D 28.183 8274/32,844 3
South Staffordshire 006C 11.766 26817/32,844 9
South Staffordshire 007D 8.151 30204/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Featherstone and Shareshill. 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
South Staffordshire 007D 0.132 14415/32,844 5
South Staffordshire 006D -0.179 19311/32,844 6
South Staffordshire 006C -0.457 23326/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Featherstone and Shareshill

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Featherstone and Shareshill. 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
South Staffordshire 007D 0.882 4982/32,844 2
South Staffordshire 006C 0.875 5035/32,844 2
South Staffordshire 006D 0.263 11233/32,844 4

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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