Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Kingsway, Gloucester

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

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Kingsway, 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 Kingsway 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 Kingsway. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Kingsway

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Kingsway. 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 015F 17.632 16444/32,844 6
Gloucester 015G 16.828 17155/32,844 6
Gloucester 015H 14.895 19017/32,844 6
Gloucester 015E 14.758 19164/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in Kingsway

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Kingsway. 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 015G 0.132 12363/32,844 4
Gloucester 015H 0.123 13278/32,844 5
Gloucester 015F 0.102 15988/32,844 5
Gloucester 015E 0.076 20272/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Kingsway

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Kingsway 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 015F 0.082 15944/32,844 5
Gloucester 015G 0.079 16532/32,844 6
Gloucester 015H 0.07 18806/32,844 6
Gloucester 015E 0.049 25175/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Kingsway

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Kingsway population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (8465/32,844) in Kingsway is less than the adult average rank (19006/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Gloucester 015E 24.849 10915/32,844 4
Gloucester 015F 23.825 11431/32,844 4
Gloucester 015H 22.233 12396/32,844 4
Gloucester 015G 17.157 15695/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Kingsway

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Kingsway. 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 015F 0.245 12412/32,844 4
Gloucester 015G 0.166 13520/32,844 5
Gloucester 015E -0.208 19244/32,844 6
Gloucester 015H -0.337 21240/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Kingsway

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Kingsway. 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 015H 0.178 13872/32,844 5
Gloucester 015F -0.216 19852/32,844 7
Gloucester 015G -0.244 20253/32,844 7
Gloucester 015E -0.389 22303/32,844 7

There were 264 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Kingsway in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Kingsway

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Kingsway. 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 015E 38.583 2630/32,844 1
Gloucester 015F 28.733 7872/32,844 3
Gloucester 015G 25.412 10733/32,844 4
Gloucester 015H 19.513 17260/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Kingsway

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Kingsway. 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 015F -0.933 28499/32,844 9
Gloucester 015G -1.077 29583/32,844 10
Gloucester 015E -1.209 30334/32,844 10
Gloucester 015H -1.483 31483/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Kingsway

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Kingsway. 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 015G -0.875 28259/32,844 9
Gloucester 015F -0.919 28714/32,844 9
Gloucester 015E -1.031 29705/32,844 10
Gloucester 015H -1.183 30797/32,844 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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