Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Ripon Spa, Harrogate

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Ripon Spa, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Ripon Spa

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Ripon Spa. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Harrogate.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Harrogate 004B 19.723 14602/32,844 5
Harrogate 002B 11.56 22685/32,844 7
Harrogate 002C 8.064 26999/32,844 9
Harrogate 002A 4.129 31373/32,844 10
Harrogate 002D 2.9 32281/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Ripon Spa. 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
Harrogate 004B 0.132 12360/32,844 4
Harrogate 002B 0.074 20773/32,844 7
Harrogate 002C 0.071 21325/32,844 7
Harrogate 002A 0.038 29055/32,844 9
Harrogate 002D 0.037 29209/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Ripon Spa 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
Harrogate 004B 0.096 13238/32,844 5
Harrogate 002B 0.074 17828/32,844 6
Harrogate 002C 0.056 22889/32,844 7
Harrogate 002A 0.035 29384/32,844 9
Harrogate 002D 0.03 30693/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Ripon Spa population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (22278/32,844) in Ripon Spa is more than the adult average rank (21275/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Harrogate 004B 29.856 8642/32,844 3
Harrogate 002A 7.134 24898/32,844 8
Harrogate 002D 6.944 25095/32,844 8
Harrogate 002C 6.119 26047/32,844 8
Harrogate 002B 4.775 27580/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Ripon Spa. 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
Harrogate 004B -0.002 16047/32,844 5
Harrogate 002C -0.475 23073/32,844 8
Harrogate 002B -0.594 24641/32,844 8
Harrogate 002D -0.932 28252/32,844 9
Harrogate 002A -1.222 30435/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Ripon Spa. 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
Harrogate 002B 0.209 13339/32,844 5
Harrogate 004B 0.204 13427/32,844 5
Harrogate 002C -0.936 28574/32,844 9
Harrogate 002D -1.594 32042/32,844 10
Harrogate 002A -1.99 32648/32,844 10

There were 97 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Ripon Spa in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Ripon Spa

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Ripon Spa. 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
Harrogate 002A 22.198 14094/32,844 5
Harrogate 002C 14.946 23098/32,844 8
Harrogate 004B 11.825 26749/32,844 9
Harrogate 002B 10.908 27727/32,844 9
Harrogate 002D 6.274 31388/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Ripon Spa. 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
Harrogate 002B 0.806 5623/32,844 2
Harrogate 004B 0.51 9050/32,844 3
Harrogate 002C 0.294 11948/32,844 4
Harrogate 002D -0.316 21392/32,844 7
Harrogate 002A -0.996 29037/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Ripon Spa

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Ripon Spa. 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
Harrogate 002D -0.616 25112/32,844 8
Harrogate 002B -0.718 26414/32,844 9
Harrogate 004B -0.877 28283/32,844 9
Harrogate 002C -1.07 30013/32,844 10
Harrogate 002A -1.229 31068/32,844 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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