Deprivation Statistics for Ledbury West, Herefordshire, County of

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Ledbury West, Herefordshire, County of, Herefordshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Ledbury West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Ledbury West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Herefordshire, County of.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Herefordshire 019A 20.99 13561/32,844 5
Herefordshire 019D 20.414 14003/32,844 5
Herefordshire 019C 11.881 22305/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019B 11.266 23031/32,844 8
Herefordshire 019F 11.161 23148/32,844 8
Herefordshire 019E 5.601 29900/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Ledbury West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Ledbury West. 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
Herefordshire 019D 0.142 11277/32,844 4
Herefordshire 019A 0.14 11435/32,844 4
Herefordshire 019F 0.095 17189/32,844 6
Herefordshire 019C 0.075 20580/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019B 0.048 26629/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019E 0.038 29148/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Ledbury West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Ledbury West 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
Herefordshire 019A 0.108 11284/32,844 4
Herefordshire 019D 0.104 11827/32,844 4
Herefordshire 019F 0.059 21792/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019C 0.054 23426/32,844 8
Herefordshire 019B 0.044 26783/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019E 0.034 29588/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Ledbury West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Ledbury West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17720/32,844) in Ledbury West is more than the adult average rank (15583/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Herefordshire 019D 32.737 7546/32,844 3
Herefordshire 019A 28.93 9004/32,844 3
Herefordshire 019C 18.033 15114/32,844 5
Herefordshire 019F 15.642 16871/32,844 6
Herefordshire 019E 5.574 26633/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019B 5.484 26735/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Ledbury West

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 Ledbury West. 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
Herefordshire 019A -0.067 17035/32,844 6
Herefordshire 019D -0.323 21017/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019C -0.436 22582/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019F -0.707 25990/32,844 8
Herefordshire 019B -0.805 27047/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019E -1.296 30834/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Ledbury West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Ledbury West. 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
Herefordshire 019B 0.186 13736/32,844 5
Herefordshire 019A -0.205 19694/32,844 6
Herefordshire 019C -0.27 20613/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019F -0.853 27816/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019D -0.891 28160/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019E -1.299 30980/32,844 10

There were 42 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Ledbury West in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Ledbury West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Ledbury West. 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
Herefordshire 019E 30.687 6480/32,844 2
Herefordshire 019D 29.991 6981/32,844 3
Herefordshire 019B 29.418 7365/32,844 3
Herefordshire 019C 20.035 16608/32,844 6
Herefordshire 019A 11.839 26731/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019F 5.847 31626/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Ledbury West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Ledbury West. 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
Herefordshire 019B 1 3863/32,844 2
Herefordshire 019A 0.925 4460/32,844 2
Herefordshire 019F 0.903 4676/32,844 2
Herefordshire 019C 0.547 8579/32,844 3
Herefordshire 019D -0.231 20096/32,844 7
Herefordshire 019E -0.796 27309/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Ledbury West

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Ledbury West. 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
Herefordshire 019C -0.525 23841/32,844 8
Herefordshire 019A -0.85 27986/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019D -0.975 29214/32,844 9
Herefordshire 019E -1.064 29963/32,844 10
Herefordshire 019B -1.156 30627/32,844 10
Herefordshire 019F -1.455 32052/32,844 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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