Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Heysham South, Lancaster

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Heysham South, Lancaster, Lancashire

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Heysham South, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Lancaster. 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 5 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 Heysham South 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 Heysham South. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Heysham South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Heysham South. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Lancaster.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Lancaster 016F 37.32 5108/32,844 2
Lancaster 016I 29.345 8330/32,844 3
Lancaster 016D 16.935 17043/32,844 6
Lancaster 016E 15.232 18700/32,844 6
Lancaster 016C 14.853 19063/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in Heysham South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Heysham South. 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
Lancaster 016F 0.24 4527/32,844 2
Lancaster 016I 0.13 12495/32,844 4
Lancaster 016E 0.108 15161/32,844 5
Lancaster 016C 0.097 16847/32,844 6
Lancaster 016D 0.084 18808/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in Heysham South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Heysham South 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
Lancaster 016F 0.176 4576/32,844 2
Lancaster 016I 0.144 7143/32,844 3
Lancaster 016D 0.1 12590/32,844 4
Lancaster 016C 0.09 14330/32,844 5
Lancaster 016E 0.082 15811/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Heysham South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Heysham South population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12870/32,844) in Heysham South is less than the adult average rank (16146/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Lancaster 016F 53.54 2642/32,844 1
Lancaster 016I 26.415 10094/32,844 4
Lancaster 016E 13.638 18476/32,844 6
Lancaster 016C 12.189 19773/32,844 7
Lancaster 016D 11.254 20668/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Heysham South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Heysham South. 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
Lancaster 016I 1.079 3685/32,844 2
Lancaster 016F 1.002 4218/32,844 2
Lancaster 016D 0.417 10100/32,844 4
Lancaster 016E 0.329 11222/32,844 4
Lancaster 016C 0.205 12991/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Heysham South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Heysham South. 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
Lancaster 016F 0.707 6433/32,844 2
Lancaster 016D 0.351 11154/32,844 4
Lancaster 016E 0.088 15315/32,844 5
Lancaster 016I 0 16671/32,844 6
Lancaster 016C -0.015 16911/32,844 6

There were 103 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Heysham South in July 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Heysham South

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Heysham South. 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
Lancaster 016I 28.845 7772/32,844 3
Lancaster 016C 11.702 26892/32,844 9
Lancaster 016E 10.387 28238/32,844 9
Lancaster 016F 8.073 30267/32,844 10
Lancaster 016D 5.177 31963/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Heysham South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Heysham South. 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
Lancaster 016I 0.778 5908/32,844 2
Lancaster 016D 0.546 8589/32,844 3
Lancaster 016C 0.17 13808/32,844 5
Lancaster 016E -0.23 20088/32,844 7
Lancaster 016F -0.315 21365/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Heysham South

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Heysham South. 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
Lancaster 016D -0.373 21581/32,844 7
Lancaster 016F -0.416 22280/32,844 7
Lancaster 016E -0.468 23045/32,844 8
Lancaster 016C -0.789 27276/32,844 9
Lancaster 016I -0.908 28594/32,844 9

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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