Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Riverside, Northampton

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Riverside, Northampton, Northamptonshire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Riverside, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Northampton. 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 4 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 Riverside 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 Riverside. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Riverside

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Riverside. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Northampton.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Northampton 011A 72.233 185/32,844 1
Northampton 016A 33.179 6598/32,844 3
Northampton 016C 17.177 16838/32,844 6
Northampton 016E 11.339 22939/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in Riverside

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Riverside. 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
Northampton 011A 0.397 429/32,844 1
Northampton 016A 0.203 6472/32,844 2
Northampton 016C 0.092 17612/32,844 6
Northampton 016E 0.065 22624/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Riverside

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Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Riverside 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
Northampton 011A 0.306 400/32,844 1
Northampton 016A 0.126 9006/32,844 3
Northampton 016C 0.084 15473/32,844 5
Northampton 016E 0.044 26676/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Riverside

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Riverside population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11507/32,844) in Riverside is more than the adult average rank (8529/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Northampton 011A 64.276 1263/32,844 1
Northampton 016A 44.441 4299/32,844 2
Northampton 016C 18.445 14803/32,844 5
Northampton 016E 12.661 19342/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Riverside

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Riverside. 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
Northampton 011A 1.977 375/32,844 1
Northampton 016A 0.48 9327/32,844 3
Northampton 016C -0.006 16103/32,844 5
Northampton 016E -0.563 24230/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Riverside

7
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 Riverside. 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
Northampton 011A 1.564 892/32,844 1
Northampton 016E 0.693 6587/32,844 3
Northampton 016A 0.428 10054/32,844 4
Northampton 016C 0.22 13193/32,844 5

There were 146 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Riverside in March 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in Riverside

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Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Riverside. 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
Northampton 011A 39.255 2413/32,844 1
Northampton 016A 36.55 3394/32,844 2
Northampton 016C 27.023 9255/32,844 3
Northampton 016E 21.014 15488/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Riverside

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Riverside. 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
Northampton 016A 0.281 12124/32,844 4
Northampton 011A 0.086 15109/32,844 5
Northampton 016C -0.31 21303/32,844 7
Northampton 016E -1.003 29085/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Riverside

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Riverside. 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
Northampton 016E 0.597 7455/32,844 3
Northampton 016C 0.211 11976/32,844 4
Northampton 016A -0.161 17997/32,844 6
Northampton 011A -0.17 18155/32,844 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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