Deprivation Statistics for Ross West, Herefordshire, County of

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Ross West, Herefordshire, County of, Herefordshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Ross West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Herefordshire, County of.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Herefordshire 022D 33.546 6448/32,844 2
Herefordshire 022F 20.421 13995/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022E 18.149 16018/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022C 17.816 16298/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022G 5.1 30418/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Ross West. 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
Herefordshire 022D 0.216 5752/32,844 2
Herefordshire 022F 0.129 12602/32,844 4
Herefordshire 022C 0.128 12775/32,844 4
Herefordshire 022E 0.118 13952/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022G 0.037 29437/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Ross West 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
Herefordshire 022D 0.171 4918/32,844 2
Herefordshire 022C 0.122 9499/32,844 3
Herefordshire 022E 0.092 13908/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022F 0.085 15265/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022G 0.033 29803/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Ross West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12826/32,844) in Ross West is more than the adult average rank (12785/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Herefordshire 022D 51.526 2960/32,844 1
Herefordshire 022E 29.446 8802/32,844 3
Herefordshire 022C 23.642 11534/32,844 4
Herefordshire 022G 11.653 20282/32,844 7
Herefordshire 022F 10.744 21135/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Ross West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Ross West. 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
Herefordshire 022D 0.426 9999/32,844 4
Herefordshire 022F 0.137 13929/32,844 5
Herefordshire 022C -0.318 20941/32,844 7
Herefordshire 022E -0.412 22284/32,844 7
Herefordshire 022G -0.697 25895/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Ross West

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 Ross West. 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
Herefordshire 022F 0.592 7850/32,844 3
Herefordshire 022D 0.307 11829/32,844 4
Herefordshire 022E 0.007 16572/32,844 6
Herefordshire 022C -0.891 28158/32,844 9
Herefordshire 022G -1.532 31872/32,844 10

There were 54 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Ross West in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Ross West. 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
Herefordshire 022E 19.681 17018/32,844 6
Herefordshire 022G 17.243 20122/32,844 7
Herefordshire 022D 13.929 24322/32,844 8
Herefordshire 022C 11.9 26667/32,844 9
Herefordshire 022F 11.692 26904/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Ross West. 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
Herefordshire 022F 1.248 2149/32,844 1
Herefordshire 022D 0.616 7740/32,844 3
Herefordshire 022C 0.461 9710/32,844 3
Herefordshire 022E 0.458 9756/32,844 3
Herefordshire 022G 0.015 16216/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Ross West

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Ross West. 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
Herefordshire 022F -0.697 26139/32,844 8
Herefordshire 022D -0.797 27353/32,844 9
Herefordshire 022E -1.189 30834/32,844 10
Herefordshire 022G -1.251 31179/32,844 10
Herefordshire 022C -1.303 31434/32,844 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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