Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Hardwicke, Stroud

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Hardwicke, Stroud, Gloucestershire

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Hardwicke, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Stroud. 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 6 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 Hardwicke 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 Hardwicke. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Hardwicke

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Hardwicke. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Stroud.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Stroud 001B 15.332 18609/32,844 6
Stroud 003A 11.525 22721/32,844 7
Stroud 001D 11.479 22762/32,844 7
Stroud 001C 10.672 23687/32,844 8
Stroud 003B 7.813 27296/32,844 9
Stroud 001A 6.865 28483/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Hardwicke

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Hardwicke. 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
Stroud 001B 0.12 13664/32,844 5
Stroud 001D 0.08 19503/32,844 6
Stroud 003A 0.074 20694/32,844 7
Stroud 001C 0.057 24493/32,844 8
Stroud 003B 0.052 25708/32,844 8
Stroud 001A 0.042 28234/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Hardwicke

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Hardwicke 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
Stroud 001B 0.064 20304/32,844 7
Stroud 003A 0.055 23026/32,844 8
Stroud 003B 0.048 25281/32,844 8
Stroud 001C 0.045 26189/32,844 8
Stroud 001D 0.041 27477/32,844 9
Stroud 001A 0.04 27753/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Hardwicke

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Hardwicke population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (19400/32,844) in Hardwicke is less than the adult average rank (22053/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Stroud 001B 23.023 11890/32,844 4
Stroud 001C 14.165 18017/32,844 6
Stroud 003A 9.36 22515/32,844 7
Stroud 001A 7.619 24354/32,844 8
Stroud 001D 6.858 25195/32,844 8
Stroud 003B 6.589 25500/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Hardwicke

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 Hardwicke. 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
Stroud 001B -0.026 16396/32,844 5
Stroud 003A -0.411 22275/32,844 7
Stroud 001D -0.791 26916/32,844 9
Stroud 001A -0.891 27905/32,844 9
Stroud 003B -1.046 29186/32,844 9
Stroud 001C -1.072 29387/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Hardwicke

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Hardwicke. 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
Stroud 001D -0.15 18881/32,844 6
Stroud 001C -0.303 21098/32,844 7
Stroud 003B -0.455 23184/32,844 8
Stroud 001A -0.888 28130/32,844 9
Stroud 001B -1.014 29207/32,844 9
Stroud 003A -1.1 29838/32,844 10

There were 1 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Hardwicke in February 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Hardwicke

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Hardwicke. 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
Stroud 001D 33.234 4971/32,844 2
Stroud 001C 28.055 8381/32,844 3
Stroud 003A 26.934 9333/32,844 3
Stroud 001A 24.37 11750/32,844 4
Stroud 003B 21.75 14610/32,844 5
Stroud 001B 16.597 20924/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Hardwicke

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Hardwicke. 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
Stroud 003A 0.731 6464/32,844 2
Stroud 001C 0.704 6740/32,844 3
Stroud 001B 0.698 6803/32,844 3
Stroud 003B 0.535 8730/32,844 3
Stroud 001A 0.414 10327/32,844 4
Stroud 001D 0.228 12905/32,844 4

Outside Environment Deprivation in Hardwicke

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Hardwicke. 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
Stroud 001D -0.184 18386/32,844 6
Stroud 003A -0.806 27461/32,844 9
Stroud 001C -1.001 29450/32,844 9
Stroud 003B -1.035 29739/32,844 10
Stroud 001B -1.096 30234/32,844 10
Stroud 001A -1.794 32697/32,844 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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