Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Hillcrest, Copeland

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Hillcrest, Copeland, Cumbria

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

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Overall Deprivation in Hillcrest

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Hillcrest. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Copeland.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Copeland 003C 31.536 7277/32,844 3
Copeland 003E 19.55 14764/32,844 5
Copeland 003B 10.056 24449/32,844 8
Copeland 003F 7.365 27859/32,844 9
Copeland 003G 6.064 29377/32,844 9
Copeland 003A 5.644 29865/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Hillcrest

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 Hillcrest. 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
Copeland 003C 0.155 10001/32,844 4
Copeland 003E 0.097 16747/32,844 6
Copeland 003B 0.04 28625/32,844 9
Copeland 003F 0.026 31531/32,844 10
Copeland 003A 0.022 32053/32,844 10
Copeland 003G 0.016 32505/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Hillcrest

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Hillcrest 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
Copeland 003C 0.164 5399/32,844 2
Copeland 003E 0.109 11197/32,844 4
Copeland 003B 0.059 21659/32,844 7
Copeland 003F 0.041 27734/32,844 9
Copeland 003A 0.035 29242/32,844 9
Copeland 003G 0.033 29755/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Hillcrest

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Hillcrest population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17706/32,844) in Hillcrest is less than the adult average rank (22062/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Copeland 003C 44.396 4310/32,844 2
Copeland 003E 17.029 15792/32,844 5
Copeland 003G 8.557 23348/32,844 8
Copeland 003B 7.73 24211/32,844 8
Copeland 003F 6.518 25584/32,844 8
Copeland 003A 4.471 27950/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Hillcrest

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 Hillcrest. 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
Copeland 003C 1.267 2520/32,844 1
Copeland 003E 0.89 5140/32,844 2
Copeland 003F 0.387 10526/32,844 4
Copeland 003B 0.05 15225/32,844 5
Copeland 003A -0.156 18482/32,844 6
Copeland 003G -0.241 19729/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Hillcrest

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 Hillcrest. 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
Copeland 003C -0.298 21019/32,844 7
Copeland 003E -0.301 21055/32,844 7
Copeland 003F -1.292 30946/32,844 10
Copeland 003B -1.58 32007/32,844 10
Copeland 003G -1.897 32565/32,844 10
Copeland 003A -2.509 32817/32,844 10

There were 123 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Hillcrest in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Hillcrest

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Hillcrest. 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
Copeland 003B 32.295 5469/32,844 2
Copeland 003G 26.884 9387/32,844 3
Copeland 003A 26.879 9391/32,844 3
Copeland 003C 21.216 15244/32,844 5
Copeland 003F 19.211 17608/32,844 6
Copeland 003E 15.687 22092/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Hillcrest

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Hillcrest. 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
Copeland 003E -0.041 17087/32,844 6
Copeland 003F -0.227 20028/32,844 7
Copeland 003C -0.56 24670/32,844 8
Copeland 003B -0.615 25361/32,844 8
Copeland 003G -0.899 28193/32,844 9
Copeland 003A -1.065 29496/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Hillcrest

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Hillcrest. 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
Copeland 003E -0.067 16401/32,844 5
Copeland 003G -0.366 21479/32,844 7
Copeland 003C -0.465 23008/32,844 8
Copeland 003F -0.528 23876/32,844 8
Copeland 003B -1.107 30317/32,844 10
Copeland 003A -1.11 30340/32,844 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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