Deprivation Statistics for Matson and Robinswood, Gloucester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Matson and Robinswood, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Matson and Robinswood, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Gloucester. 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 7 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 Matson and Robinswood 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 Matson and Robinswood. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Matson and Robinswood. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Gloucester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Gloucester 011A 62.147 735/32,844 1
Gloucester 008C 45.555 2948/32,844 1
Gloucester 011E 42.856 3508/32,844 2
Gloucester 011D 41.734 3800/32,844 2
Gloucester 011B 35.584 5681/32,844 2
Gloucester 011F 24.386 11134/32,844 4
Gloucester 011C 19.396 14918/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Matson and Robinswood. 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
Gloucester 011A 0.366 766/32,844 1
Gloucester 008C 0.275 3051/32,844 1
Gloucester 011D 0.254 3863/32,844 2
Gloucester 011E 0.247 4188/32,844 2
Gloucester 011B 0.17 8789/32,844 3
Gloucester 011F 0.118 13986/32,844 5
Gloucester 011C 0.113 14587/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Matson and Robinswood 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
Gloucester 011A 0.27 873/32,844 1
Gloucester 011E 0.186 3938/32,844 2
Gloucester 008C 0.181 4199/32,844 2
Gloucester 011D 0.179 4334/32,844 2
Gloucester 011B 0.159 5786/32,844 2
Gloucester 011F 0.099 12742/32,844 4
Gloucester 011C 0.089 14504/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Matson and Robinswood population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (3280/32,844) in Matson and Robinswood is less than the adult average rank (5299/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Gloucester 011A 81.247 240/32,844 1
Gloucester 008C 69.288 832/32,844 1
Gloucester 011E 63.553 1335/32,844 1
Gloucester 011D 49.393 3359/32,844 2
Gloucester 011B 42.581 4731/32,844 2
Gloucester 011F 31.477 8002/32,844 3
Gloucester 011C 28.825 9055/32,844 3

Health Deprivation and Disability in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 8/10
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 Matson and Robinswood. 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
Gloucester 011A 1.734 795/32,844 1
Gloucester 011D 1.274 2490/32,844 1
Gloucester 008C 1.225 2745/32,844 1
Gloucester 011E 1.072 3721/32,844 2
Gloucester 011B 0.93 4790/32,844 2
Gloucester 011F 0.653 7357/32,844 3
Gloucester 011C 0.166 13523/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Matson and Robinswood. 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
Gloucester 011B 1.149 2527/32,844 1
Gloucester 011E 1.087 2895/32,844 1
Gloucester 011D 0.654 7036/32,844 3
Gloucester 011A 0.581 7973/32,844 3
Gloucester 008C 0.553 8357/32,844 3
Gloucester 011C 0.499 9096/32,844 3
Gloucester 011F 0.384 10682/32,844 4

There were 306 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Matson and Robinswood in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Matson and Robinswood. 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
Gloucester 011F 32.177 5542/32,844 2
Gloucester 011D 29.058 7604/32,844 3
Gloucester 008C 27.968 8469/32,844 3
Gloucester 011B 24.385 11730/32,844 4
Gloucester 011A 23.017 13187/32,844 5
Gloucester 011E 18.09 19008/32,844 6
Gloucester 011C 16.556 20973/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Matson and Robinswood. 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
Gloucester 011B 0.319 11637/32,844 4
Gloucester 011A 0.072 15332/32,844 5
Gloucester 011C -0.123 18409/32,844 6
Gloucester 011F -0.336 21662/32,844 7
Gloucester 008C -0.418 22792/32,844 7
Gloucester 011E -0.487 23745/32,844 8
Gloucester 011D -0.59 25046/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Matson and Robinswood

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Matson and Robinswood. 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
Gloucester 011D -0.155 17899/32,844 6
Gloucester 011C -0.229 19150/32,844 6
Gloucester 008C -0.375 21639/32,844 7
Gloucester 011E -0.406 22115/32,844 7
Gloucester 011B -0.557 24282/32,844 8
Gloucester 011F -0.726 26529/32,844 9
Gloucester 011A -0.782 27202/32,844 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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