Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Kingsholm and Wotton, Gloucester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Kingsholm and Wotton, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Kingsholm and Wotton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Gloucester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Gloucester 002C 55.052 1456/32,844 1
Gloucester 002A 28.071 8994/32,844 3
Gloucester 002B 23.162 11949/32,844 4
Gloucester 002D 18.381 15803/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Kingsholm and Wotton. 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
Gloucester 002C 0.264 3445/32,844 2
Gloucester 002B 0.142 11293/32,844 4
Gloucester 002A 0.132 12352/32,844 4
Gloucester 002D 0.102 16042/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Kingsholm and Wotton 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
Gloucester 002C 0.263 1000/32,844 1
Gloucester 002A 0.14 7450/32,844 3
Gloucester 002D 0.092 13989/32,844 5
Gloucester 002B 0.082 15797/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Kingsholm and Wotton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (15871/32,844) in Kingsholm and Wotton is less than the adult average rank (16681/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Gloucester 002C 29.563 8758/32,844 3
Gloucester 002B 27.952 9412/32,844 3
Gloucester 002A 9.268 22607/32,844 7
Gloucester 002D 7.357 24637/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Kingsholm and Wotton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
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 Kingsholm and Wotton. 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
Gloucester 002C 2.529 64/32,844 1
Gloucester 002A 1.3 2351/32,844 1
Gloucester 002D 0.566 8326/32,844 3
Gloucester 002B 0.448 9746/32,844 3

Crime Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Kingsholm and Wotton. 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
Gloucester 002C 1.305 1732/32,844 1
Gloucester 002A 0.534 8622/32,844 3
Gloucester 002B 0.29 12089/32,844 4
Gloucester 002D 0 16682/32,844 6

There were 413 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Kingsholm and Wotton in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Kingsholm and Wotton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Kingsholm and Wotton. 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
Gloucester 002D 28.837 7781/32,844 3
Gloucester 002B 26.087 10100/32,844 4
Gloucester 002A 24.8 11325/32,844 4
Gloucester 002C 22.304 13963/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Kingsholm and Wotton. 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
Gloucester 002C 0.912 4588/32,844 2
Gloucester 002B 0.64 7460/32,844 3
Gloucester 002A 0.531 8766/32,844 3
Gloucester 002D 0.131 14422/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Kingsholm and Wotton

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Kingsholm and Wotton. 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
Gloucester 002C -0.532 23922/32,844 8
Gloucester 002A -0.568 24438/32,844 8
Gloucester 002B -0.646 25502/32,844 8
Gloucester 002D -0.915 28678/32,844 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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