Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Rishton, Hyndburn

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Rishton, Hyndburn, Lancashire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Rishton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Rishton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Hyndburn.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Hyndburn 003A 44.297 3206/32,844 1
Hyndburn 003C 43.31 3396/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003B 27.825 9135/32,844 3
Hyndburn 003D 25.972 10207/32,844 4
Hyndburn 003E 8.95 25851/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Rishton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Rishton. 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
Hyndburn 003A 0.247 4190/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003C 0.227 5139/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003B 0.12 13680/32,844 5
Hyndburn 003D 0.105 15602/32,844 5
Hyndburn 003E 0.034 30055/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Rishton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Rishton 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
Hyndburn 003A 0.196 3352/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003C 0.18 4314/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003D 0.14 7537/32,844 3
Hyndburn 003B 0.107 11481/32,844 4
Hyndburn 003E 0.044 26598/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Rishton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Rishton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11475/32,844) in Rishton is less than the adult average rank (13233/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Hyndburn 003A 48.962 3434/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003C 32.716 7553/32,844 3
Hyndburn 003B 25.088 10782/32,844 4
Hyndburn 003D 20.388 13546/32,844 5
Hyndburn 003E 6.017 26141/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Rishton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
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 Rishton. 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
Hyndburn 003C 1.441 1695/32,844 1
Hyndburn 003A 1.375 1984/32,844 1
Hyndburn 003D 1.107 3485/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003B 0.981 4370/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003E 0.434 9900/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Rishton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Rishton. 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
Hyndburn 003C 0.871 4676/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003B 0.643 7163/32,844 3
Hyndburn 003A 0.531 8666/32,844 3
Hyndburn 003E 0.056 15798/32,844 5
Hyndburn 003D -0.137 18692/32,844 6

There were 496 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Rishton in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Rishton

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Rishton. 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
Hyndburn 003E 5.658 31729/32,844 10
Hyndburn 003B 4.12 32341/32,844 10
Hyndburn 003A 2.303 32718/32,844 10
Hyndburn 003C 1.154 32822/32,844 10
Hyndburn 003D 0.991 32833/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Rishton

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Rishton. 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
Hyndburn 003C 1.612 789/32,844 1
Hyndburn 003B 1.33 1739/32,844 1
Hyndburn 003A 1.209 2390/32,844 1
Hyndburn 003D 0.997 3887/32,844 2
Hyndburn 003E 0.203 13258/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Rishton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Rishton. 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
Hyndburn 003D 0.396 9560/32,844 3
Hyndburn 003A 0.373 9857/32,844 4
Hyndburn 003C 0.199 12154/32,844 4
Hyndburn 003B 0.126 13219/32,844 5
Hyndburn 003E -0.078 16595/32,844 6

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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