Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Newport, North Devon

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Newport, North Devon, Devon

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

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Overall Deprivation in Newport

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Newport. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of North Devon.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
North Devon 009A 28.647 8682/32,844 3
North Devon 010F 23.16 11950/32,844 4
North Devon 010E 22.402 12460/32,844 4
North Devon 006B 10.487 23893/32,844 8
North Devon 010D 9.647 24951/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Newport

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Newport. 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
North Devon 010E 0.178 8212/32,844 3
North Devon 009A 0.157 9888/32,844 4
North Devon 010F 0.141 11379/32,844 4
North Devon 010D 0.06 23630/32,844 8
North Devon 006B 0.045 27359/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Newport

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Newport 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
North Devon 009A 0.154 6172/32,844 2
North Devon 010E 0.124 9197/32,844 3
North Devon 010F 0.117 10020/32,844 4
North Devon 010D 0.075 17396/32,844 6
North Devon 006B 0.055 23218/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Newport

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Newport population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (19951/32,844) in Newport is more than the adult average rank (17601/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
North Devon 009A 26.915 9863/32,844 4
North Devon 010E 20.48 13483/32,844 5
North Devon 010F 14.016 18149/32,844 6
North Devon 006B 5.465 26759/32,844 9
North Devon 010D 4.816 27526/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Newport

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Newport. 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
North Devon 009A 0.775 6136/32,844 2
North Devon 010F 0.716 6732/32,844 3
North Devon 010E 0.577 8206/32,844 3
North Devon 006B 0.046 15306/32,844 5
North Devon 010D -0.073 17136/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Newport

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Newport. 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
North Devon 009A 0.257 12615/32,844 4
North Devon 010D -0.161 19059/32,844 6
North Devon 010E -0.365 21960/32,844 7
North Devon 010F -0.491 23652/32,844 8
North Devon 006B -0.721 26451/32,844 9

There were 221 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Newport in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Newport

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Newport. 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
North Devon 006B 31.707 5836/32,844 2
North Devon 009A 22.958 13257/32,844 5
North Devon 010E 17.465 19839/32,844 7
North Devon 010F 16.878 20583/32,844 7
North Devon 010D 13.739 24541/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Newport

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Newport. 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
North Devon 010F 1.131 2898/32,844 1
North Devon 009A 0.484 9419/32,844 3
North Devon 006B 0.034 15917/32,844 5
North Devon 010D -0.21 19750/32,844 7
North Devon 010E -0.568 24773/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Newport

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Newport. 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
North Devon 009A -0.734 26615/32,844 9
North Devon 006B -1.066 29977/32,844 10
North Devon 010F -1.182 30794/32,844 10
North Devon 010E -1.396 31833/32,844 10
North Devon 010D -1.62 32476/32,844 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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