Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Loton, Shropshire

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Loton, Shropshire, Shropshire

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

Overall Deprivation in Loton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Loton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Shropshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Shropshire 014E 24.492 11073/32,844 4
Shropshire 014F 16.919 17063/32,844 6
Shropshire 014B 16.409 17555/32,844 6
Shropshire 014C 15.286 18657/32,844 6
Shropshire 026D 12.225 21920/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in Loton

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Loton. 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
Shropshire 014E 0.107 15387/32,844 5
Shropshire 014F 0.065 22488/32,844 7
Shropshire 014C 0.052 25552/32,844 8
Shropshire 014B 0.052 25733/32,844 8
Shropshire 026D 0.048 26773/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Loton

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Loton 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
Shropshire 014E 0.067 19621/32,844 6
Shropshire 014B 0.048 25415/32,844 8
Shropshire 014F 0.047 25709/32,844 8
Shropshire 014C 0.046 26031/32,844 8
Shropshire 026D 0.045 26360/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Loton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Loton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17717/32,844) in Loton is less than the adult average rank (21844/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Shropshire 014E 18.186 15013/32,844 5
Shropshire 014B 15.148 17250/32,844 6
Shropshire 014C 11.311 20606/32,844 7
Shropshire 014F 10.015 21804/32,844 7
Shropshire 026D 5.857 26317/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Loton

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 Loton. 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
Shropshire 014C 0.062 15045/32,844 5
Shropshire 014F -0.314 20865/32,844 7
Shropshire 026D -0.606 24784/32,844 8
Shropshire 014E -0.668 25566/32,844 8
Shropshire 014B -0.798 26986/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Loton

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 Loton. 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
Shropshire 014F 0.168 14040/32,844 5
Shropshire 014C 0.013 16470/32,844 6
Shropshire 026D -0.76 26896/32,844 9
Shropshire 014E -1.211 30536/32,844 10
Shropshire 014B -1.515 31828/32,844 10

There were 2 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Loton in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Loton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Loton. 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
Shropshire 014E 53.41 95/32,844 1
Shropshire 026D 43.301 1361/32,844 1
Shropshire 014B 42.209 1613/32,844 1
Shropshire 014F 35.665 3783/32,844 2
Shropshire 014C 33.274 4953/32,844 2

Inside Environment Deprivation in Loton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Loton. 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
Shropshire 014E 1.62 772/32,844 1
Shropshire 014B 1.501 1107/32,844 1
Shropshire 014F 1.427 1364/32,844 1
Shropshire 014C 1.147 2788/32,844 1
Shropshire 026D 0.646 7381/32,844 3

Outside Environment Deprivation in Loton

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Loton. 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
Shropshire 014C -1.028 29685/32,844 10
Shropshire 026D -1.481 32139/32,844 10
Shropshire 014E -1.607 32457/32,844 10
Shropshire 014F -1.648 32525/32,844 10
Shropshire 014B -1.924 32792/32,844 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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