Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Marlbrook, Bromsgrove

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

We have used the 3 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Marlbrook, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Bromsgrove. 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 3 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 Marlbrook 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 Marlbrook. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Marlbrook

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Marlbrook. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Bromsgrove.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Bromsgrove 003A 11.698 22523/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 008B 5.551 29967/32,844 10
Bromsgrove 008C 5.211 30310/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Marlbrook

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 Marlbrook. 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
Bromsgrove 003A 0.082 19160/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 008C 0.042 28114/32,844 9
Bromsgrove 008B 0.027 31349/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Marlbrook

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Marlbrook 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
Bromsgrove 003A 0.08 16312/32,844 5
Bromsgrove 008B 0.053 23826/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 008C 0.022 32010/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Marlbrook

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Marlbrook population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (26683/32,844) in Marlbrook is more than the adult average rank (24298/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Bromsgrove 003A 11.698 20232/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 008C 4.122 28381/32,844 9
Bromsgrove 008B 2.515 30299/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Marlbrook

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 Marlbrook. 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
Bromsgrove 003A 0.01 15856/32,844 5
Bromsgrove 008B -0.786 26852/32,844 9
Bromsgrove 008C -0.847 27471/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Marlbrook

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 Marlbrook. 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
Bromsgrove 008C -0.045 17365/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 003A -0.085 17915/32,844 6
Bromsgrove 008B -1.585 32020/32,844 10

There were 15 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Marlbrook in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Marlbrook

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Marlbrook. 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
Bromsgrove 008B 26.833 9429/32,844 3
Bromsgrove 008C 14.446 23720/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 003A 5.935 31574/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Marlbrook

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Marlbrook. 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
Bromsgrove 008C 0.153 14094/32,844 5
Bromsgrove 003A -0.539 24388/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 008B -0.919 28359/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Marlbrook

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Marlbrook. 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
Bromsgrove 008C -0.271 19825/32,844 7
Bromsgrove 003A -0.641 25434/32,844 8
Bromsgrove 008B -0.736 26646/32,844 9

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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