Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Lostwithiel, Cornwall

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Lostwithiel, Cornwall, Cornwall

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

Overall Deprivation in Lostwithiel

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Lostwithiel. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Cornwall.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Cornwall 028D 26.655 9794/32,844 3
Cornwall 027C 25.936 10231/32,844 4
Cornwall 027B 25.383 10519/32,844 4
Cornwall 027A 9.785 24785/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Lostwithiel

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Lostwithiel. 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
Cornwall 027C 0.143 11178/32,844 4
Cornwall 028D 0.121 13605/32,844 5
Cornwall 027B 0.1 16245/32,844 5
Cornwall 027A 0.082 19170/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in Lostwithiel

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Lostwithiel 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
Cornwall 027C 0.128 8738/32,844 3
Cornwall 027B 0.102 12217/32,844 4
Cornwall 028D 0.098 12877/32,844 4
Cornwall 027A 0.076 17291/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Lostwithiel

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Lostwithiel population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16209/32,844) in Lostwithiel is less than the adult average rank (20076/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Cornwall 027C 20.921 13190/32,844 5
Cornwall 028D 14.826 17481/32,844 6
Cornwall 027B 14.129 18049/32,844 6
Cornwall 027A 7.306 24704/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Lostwithiel

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Lostwithiel. 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
Cornwall 027C 0.231 12640/32,844 4
Cornwall 027B -0.133 18107/32,844 6
Cornwall 028D -0.3 20644/32,844 7
Cornwall 027A -0.611 24846/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Lostwithiel

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 Lostwithiel. 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
Cornwall 027B -0.813 27448/32,844 9
Cornwall 027C -0.929 28519/32,844 9
Cornwall 027A -0.984 28950/32,844 9
Cornwall 028D -1.051 29486/32,844 9

There were 1 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Lostwithiel in August 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Lostwithiel

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Lostwithiel. 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
Cornwall 028D 39.807 2255/32,844 1
Cornwall 027B 38.864 2533/32,844 1
Cornwall 027C 23.384 12781/32,844 4
Cornwall 027A 8.071 30270/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Lostwithiel

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Lostwithiel. 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
Cornwall 028D 2.374 39/32,844 1
Cornwall 027B 2.071 169/32,844 1
Cornwall 027C 1.619 775/32,844 1
Cornwall 027A 0.54 8659/32,844 3

Outside Environment Deprivation in Lostwithiel

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Lostwithiel. 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
Cornwall 028D -0.824 27694/32,844 9
Cornwall 027C -1.336 31593/32,844 10
Cornwall 027A -1.375 31751/32,844 10
Cornwall 027B -1.474 32120/32,844 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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