Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Long Ashton, North Somerset

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Long Ashton, North Somerset, Somerset

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

Overall Deprivation in Long Ashton

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Long Ashton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of North Somerset.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
North Somerset 006E 9.887 24658/32,844 8
North Somerset 004A 9.722 24858/32,844 8
North Somerset 006D 7.584 27585/32,844 9
North Somerset 006B 5.829 29643/32,844 10
North Somerset 006C 5.613 29893/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Long Ashton

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 Long Ashton. 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
North Somerset 006D 0.069 21741/32,844 7
North Somerset 006E 0.057 24442/32,844 8
North Somerset 006C 0.033 30139/32,844 10
North Somerset 006B 0.025 31562/32,844 10
North Somerset 004A 0.016 32522/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Long Ashton

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Long Ashton 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
North Somerset 006E 0.052 24170/32,844 8
North Somerset 006D 0.052 24194/32,844 8
North Somerset 006C 0.036 28941/32,844 9
North Somerset 006B 0.033 29942/32,844 10
North Somerset 004A 0.016 32534/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Long Ashton

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Long Ashton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (25747/32,844) in Long Ashton is less than the adult average rank (30071/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
North Somerset 006D 15.535 16949/32,844 6
North Somerset 006C 2.677 30134/32,844 10
North Somerset 006B 2.264 30571/32,844 10
North Somerset 006E 2.002 30894/32,844 10
North Somerset 004A 1.09 31920/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Long Ashton

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 Long Ashton. 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
North Somerset 006E -0.558 24154/32,844 8
North Somerset 006D -0.693 25853/32,844 8
North Somerset 006C -0.821 27212/32,844 9
North Somerset 006B -0.967 28565/32,844 9
North Somerset 004A -1.347 31100/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Long Ashton

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 Long Ashton. 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
North Somerset 004A 0.193 13621/32,844 5
North Somerset 006C -0.021 17008/32,844 6
North Somerset 006D -0.295 20973/32,844 7
North Somerset 006B -0.443 23031/32,844 8
North Somerset 006E -0.921 28439/32,844 9

There were 425 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Long Ashton in May 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Long Ashton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Long Ashton. 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
North Somerset 004A 38.059 2813/32,844 1
North Somerset 006E 31.536 5949/32,844 2
North Somerset 006B 26.675 9582/32,844 3
North Somerset 006C 21.422 14985/32,844 5
North Somerset 006D 5.301 31896/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Long Ashton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Long Ashton. 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
North Somerset 006E 0.567 8353/32,844 3
North Somerset 004A 0.546 8585/32,844 3
North Somerset 006B -0.182 19357/32,844 6
North Somerset 006D -0.687 26196/32,844 8
North Somerset 006C -1.533 31643/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Long Ashton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Long Ashton. 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
North Somerset 006C 0.423 9212/32,844 3
North Somerset 004A 0.304 10688/32,844 4
North Somerset 006B 0.231 11703/32,844 4
North Somerset 006E -0.628 25281/32,844 8
North Somerset 006D -1.12 30412/32,844 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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