Deprivation Statistics for Furness Peninsula, South Lakeland

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Furness Peninsula, South Lakeland, Cumbria

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

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Overall Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Furness Peninsula. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Lakeland.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Lakeland 014C 18.243 15927/32,844 5
South Lakeland 008D 14.784 19141/32,844 6
South Lakeland 014B 11.954 22222/32,844 7
South Lakeland 014A 9.727 24852/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

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 Furness Peninsula. 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 Lakeland 014A 0.058 24333/32,844 8
South Lakeland 014B 0.051 25800/32,844 8
South Lakeland 014C 0.047 27009/32,844 9
South Lakeland 008D 0.043 27945/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Furness Peninsula 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 Lakeland 014B 0.06 21538/32,844 7
South Lakeland 014A 0.058 22100/32,844 7
South Lakeland 014C 0.056 22679/32,844 7
South Lakeland 008D 0.032 30031/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Furness Peninsula population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24627/32,844) in Furness Peninsula is less than the adult average rank (26132/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Lakeland 008D 7.532 24448/32,844 8
South Lakeland 014C 5.993 26167/32,844 8
South Lakeland 014A 5.349 26902/32,844 9
South Lakeland 014B 4.861 27471/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Furness Peninsula

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Furness Peninsula. 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 Lakeland 014B -0.272 20225/32,844 7
South Lakeland 014C -0.377 21827/32,844 7
South Lakeland 014A -0.578 24426/32,844 8
South Lakeland 008D -0.729 26226/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Furness Peninsula. 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 Lakeland 014C -1.793 32432/32,844 10
South Lakeland 014B -1.819 32477/32,844 10
South Lakeland 008D -2.077 32698/32,844 10
South Lakeland 014A -2.396 32801/32,844 10

There were 17 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Furness Peninsula in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Furness Peninsula

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Furness Peninsula. 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 Lakeland 014C 46.347 828/32,844 1
South Lakeland 014B 34.012 4569/32,844 2
South Lakeland 014A 33.211 4983/32,844 2
South Lakeland 008D 33.101 5023/32,844 2

Inside Environment Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Furness Peninsula. 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 Lakeland 008D 2.137 121/32,844 1
South Lakeland 014C 1.714 568/32,844 1
South Lakeland 014B 0.85 5161/32,844 2
South Lakeland 014A -0.01 16627/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Furness Peninsula

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Furness Peninsula. 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 Lakeland 008D -0.818 27610/32,844 9
South Lakeland 014A -0.924 28760/32,844 9
South Lakeland 014C -1.102 30271/32,844 10
South Lakeland 014B -1.205 30933/32,844 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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