Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Portishead North, North Somerset

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Portishead North, North Somerset, Somerset

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Portishead North, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of North Somerset. 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 6 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 Portishead North 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 Portishead North. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Portishead North

iLivehere Rating 1/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Portishead North. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of North Somerset.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
North Somerset 001D 9.043 25737/32,844 8
North Somerset 001G 8.761 26103/32,844 8
North Somerset 002A 6.087 29352/32,844 9
North Somerset 001B 5.78 29701/32,844 10
North Somerset 001F 3.832 31642/32,844 10
North Somerset 001E 2.622 32428/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Portishead North

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 Portishead North. 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 Somerset 001G 0.082 19140/32,844 6
North Somerset 001D 0.079 19715/32,844 7
North Somerset 001F 0.035 29723/32,844 10
North Somerset 001B 0.03 30875/32,844 10
North Somerset 001E 0.028 31081/32,844 10
North Somerset 002A 0.014 32644/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Portishead North

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Portishead North 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 Somerset 001D 0.062 21056/32,844 7
North Somerset 001B 0.047 25694/32,844 8
North Somerset 001G 0.046 25878/32,844 8
North Somerset 001E 0.026 31495/32,844 10
North Somerset 001F 0.024 31715/32,844 10
North Somerset 002A 0.017 32462/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Portishead North

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Portishead North population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24266/32,844) in Portishead North is less than the adult average rank (27095/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
North Somerset 001D 10.359 21494/32,844 7
North Somerset 001F 9.148 22714/32,844 7
North Somerset 001G 5.123 27154/32,844 9
North Somerset 001E 3.721 28844/32,844 9
North Somerset 002A 3.416 29233/32,844 9
North Somerset 001B 3.409 29247/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Portishead North

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 Portishead North. 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 Somerset 001G -0.378 21837/32,844 7
North Somerset 001D -0.538 23907/32,844 8
North Somerset 001B -0.885 27843/32,844 9
North Somerset 002A -0.925 28190/32,844 9
North Somerset 001F -1.035 29093/32,844 9
North Somerset 001E -1.228 30470/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Portishead North

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 Portishead North. 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 Somerset 001B 0.535 8606/32,844 3
North Somerset 001G 0.344 11249/32,844 4
North Somerset 001D -0.44 22969/32,844 7
North Somerset 001F -0.567 24681/32,844 8
North Somerset 002A -0.67 25869/32,844 8
North Somerset 001E -1.164 30259/32,844 10

There were 126 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Portishead North in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Portishead North

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Portishead North. 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 Somerset 002A 36.138 3565/32,844 2
North Somerset 001E 18.916 17961/32,844 6
North Somerset 001D 17.062 20366/32,844 7
North Somerset 001F 16.261 21337/32,844 7
North Somerset 001B 12.119 26435/32,844 9
North Somerset 001G 8.021 30306/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Portishead North

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Portishead North. 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 Somerset 001G -0.433 23015/32,844 8
North Somerset 001D -0.905 28243/32,844 9
North Somerset 002A -0.906 28251/32,844 9
North Somerset 001B -1.059 29464/32,844 9
North Somerset 001F -1.359 31035/32,844 10
North Somerset 001E -1.706 32076/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Portishead North

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Portishead North. 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 Somerset 001G -0.311 20524/32,844 7
North Somerset 001F -0.489 23328/32,844 8
North Somerset 001E -0.71 26310/32,844 9
North Somerset 001D -0.759 26927/32,844 9
North Somerset 001B -0.825 27704/32,844 9
North Somerset 002A -0.877 28280/32,844 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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