Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Penn, Wolverhampton

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Penn, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Penn, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Wolverhampton. 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 8 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 Penn 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 Penn. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Penn

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Penn. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Wolverhampton.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Wolverhampton 031D 22.408 12454/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 030D 19.898 14431/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 031A 17.936 16172/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026E 13.4 20622/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 026D 10.666 23696/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 031B 10.55 23833/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 030E 9.504 25117/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 031C 8.772 26085/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Penn

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Penn. 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
Wolverhampton 031D 0.177 8238/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 030D 0.144 11066/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 031A 0.109 15085/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026E 0.093 17355/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 031C 0.077 20025/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 026D 0.073 20870/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 031B 0.065 22523/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 030E 0.061 23459/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Penn

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Penn 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
Wolverhampton 031D 0.143 7227/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 031A 0.134 8078/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 030D 0.114 10498/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 026E 0.091 14137/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026D 0.069 19048/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 031C 0.055 22976/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 030E 0.053 23829/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 031B 0.051 24408/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Penn

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Penn population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (28476/32,844) in Penn is more than the adult average rank (21948/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wolverhampton 031D 12.704 19310/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 031B 7.465 24520/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 030E 7.196 24814/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 030D 6.377 25749/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 031A 5.707 26489/32,844 9
Wolverhampton 026D 4.242 28237/32,844 9
Wolverhampton 031C 4.055 28474/32,844 9
Wolverhampton 026E 3.559 29056/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Penn

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Penn. 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
Wolverhampton 030D 0.633 7567/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 031D 0.326 11265/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 030E 0.182 13306/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026E 0.152 13698/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 031A 0.069 14962/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026D 0.033 15494/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 031B -0.123 17944/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 031C -0.516 23627/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Penn

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Penn. 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
Wolverhampton 031A 0.143 14431/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026E -0.294 20962/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 030D -0.319 21308/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 026D -0.682 26019/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 031D -1.06 29546/32,844 9
Wolverhampton 031B -1.129 30045/32,844 10
Wolverhampton 030E -1.208 30510/32,844 10
Wolverhampton 031C -1.454 31626/32,844 10

There were 3 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Penn in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Penn

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Penn. 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
Wolverhampton 031A 22.014 14312/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 031B 21.655 14717/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 031D 18.024 19100/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 026D 16.622 20895/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 030E 14.939 23113/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 030D 11.991 26574/32,844 9
Wolverhampton 026E 11.447 27179/32,844 9
Wolverhampton 031C 10.992 27647/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Penn

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Penn. 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
Wolverhampton 031B 0.774 5958/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 031C 0.769 5999/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 030D 0.517 8949/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 030E 0.406 10448/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 031D 0.394 10624/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 026E 0.336 11403/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 026D 0.23 12860/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 031A -0.603 25211/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Penn

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Penn. 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
Wolverhampton 030D -0.067 16409/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 026D -0.272 19842/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 030E -0.348 21164/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 031C -0.36 21345/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 031A -0.362 21406/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 031D -0.373 21589/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 026E -0.378 21688/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 031B -0.44 22640/32,844 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.

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