Deprivation Statistics Comparison for New Brighton, Wirral

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in New Brighton, Wirral, Merseyside

We have used the 11 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in New Brighton, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Wirral. 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 11 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 New Brighton 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 New Brighton. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in New Brighton

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for New Brighton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Wirral.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Wirral 001E 50.408 2118/32,844 1
Wirral 002B 38.563 4704/32,844 2
Wirral 002D 32.631 6823/32,844 3
Wirral 001B 32.245 6989/32,844 3
Wirral 001D 31.687 7213/32,844 3
Wirral 002E 30.595 7745/32,844 3
Wirral 002C 30.578 7753/32,844 3
Wirral 001C 26.101 10120/32,844 4
Wirral 001A 24.08 11336/32,844 4
Wirral 004B 23.349 11809/32,844 4
Wirral 003A 14.791 19133/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in New Brighton

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in New Brighton. 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
Wirral 001E 0.314 1831/32,844 1
Wirral 002B 0.198 6790/32,844 3
Wirral 001D 0.183 7821/32,844 3
Wirral 002C 0.18 8008/32,844 3
Wirral 002D 0.176 8352/32,844 3
Wirral 002E 0.173 8538/32,844 3
Wirral 001A 0.154 10100/32,844 4
Wirral 001B 0.154 10136/32,844 4
Wirral 001C 0.134 12124/32,844 4
Wirral 004B 0.128 12731/32,844 4
Wirral 003A 0.065 22549/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in New Brighton

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in New Brighton 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
Wirral 001E 0.272 817/32,844 1
Wirral 002B 0.204 2961/32,844 1
Wirral 001D 0.172 4830/32,844 2
Wirral 002D 0.165 5341/32,844 2
Wirral 001B 0.163 5506/32,844 2
Wirral 002C 0.152 6408/32,844 2
Wirral 002E 0.151 6485/32,844 2
Wirral 001C 0.131 8340/32,844 3
Wirral 001A 0.121 9592/32,844 3
Wirral 004B 0.116 10216/32,844 4
Wirral 003A 0.092 13993/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in New Brighton

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the New Brighton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16979/32,844) in New Brighton is less than the adult average rank (17475/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wirral 001E 35.226 6693/32,844 3
Wirral 002C 20.691 13340/32,844 5
Wirral 001D 19.27 14210/32,844 5
Wirral 002B 18.103 15065/32,844 5
Wirral 002D 15.37 17067/32,844 6
Wirral 004B 14.558 17716/32,844 6
Wirral 001A 13.575 18525/32,844 6
Wirral 001B 12.733 19284/32,844 6
Wirral 002E 10.717 21162/32,844 7
Wirral 001C 8.642 23261/32,844 8
Wirral 003A 5.945 26225/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in New Brighton

8
Bad
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 New Brighton. 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
Wirral 001E 1.586 1170/32,844 1
Wirral 002B 1.44 1698/32,844 1
Wirral 002E 1.199 2876/32,844 1
Wirral 001D 1.099 3532/32,844 2
Wirral 001B 1.052 3861/32,844 2
Wirral 001C 0.98 4374/32,844 2
Wirral 002D 0.945 4653/32,844 2
Wirral 002C 0.921 4859/32,844 2
Wirral 004B 0.625 7661/32,844 3
Wirral 003A 0.39 10486/32,844 4
Wirral 001A 0.365 10782/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in New Brighton

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in New Brighton. 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
Wirral 001B 1.416 1295/32,844 1
Wirral 001C 0.489 9221/32,844 3
Wirral 001D 0.421 10153/32,844 4
Wirral 001E 0.362 10987/32,844 4
Wirral 002D 0.335 11423/32,844 4
Wirral 002C 0.319 11655/32,844 4
Wirral 002E 0.295 12001/32,844 4
Wirral 002B 0.271 12380/32,844 4
Wirral 004B 0.247 12766/32,844 4
Wirral 001A 0.031 16217/32,844 5
Wirral 003A -0.662 25782/32,844 8

There were 257 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers New Brighton in June 2023

Barriers to Housing and Services in New Brighton

1
Excellent
iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in New Brighton. 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
Wirral 001E 11.608 27007/32,844 9
Wirral 002B 10.795 27853/32,844 9
Wirral 003A 7.645 30580/32,844 10
Wirral 001D 6.607 31198/32,844 10
Wirral 002E 5.366 31868/32,844 10
Wirral 002D 4.693 32139/32,844 10
Wirral 001B 4.341 32272/32,844 10
Wirral 001C 3.655 32461/32,844 10
Wirral 002C 3.036 32596/32,844 10
Wirral 004B 2.49 32680/32,844 10
Wirral 001A 2.074 32755/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in New Brighton

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in New Brighton. 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
Wirral 002D 1.567 910/32,844 1
Wirral 001A 1.343 1690/32,844 1
Wirral 002B 1.262 2083/32,844 1
Wirral 002C 1.19 2508/32,844 1
Wirral 002E 1.188 2529/32,844 1
Wirral 004B 1.086 3207/32,844 1
Wirral 001C 1.085 3214/32,844 1
Wirral 003A 1.075 3297/32,844 2
Wirral 001B 0.759 6130/32,844 2
Wirral 001D 0.748 6264/32,844 2
Wirral 001E 0.701 6772/32,844 3

Outside Environment Deprivation in New Brighton

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in New Brighton. 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
Wirral 002B 0.414 9326/32,844 3
Wirral 001D 0.351 10098/32,844 4
Wirral 002E 0.299 10762/32,844 4
Wirral 001C 0.215 11916/32,844 4
Wirral 004B 0.191 12265/32,844 4
Wirral 001B 0.176 12473/32,844 4
Wirral 002D 0.082 13960/32,844 5
Wirral 002C 0.039 14663/32,844 5
Wirral 001E -0.055 16195/32,844 5
Wirral 001A -0.067 16410/32,844 5
Wirral 003A -0.32 20689/32,844 7

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.