Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Rubery & Rednal, Birmingham

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Rubery & Rednal, Birmingham, West Midlands

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Rubery & Rednal, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Birmingham. 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 8 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 Rubery & Rednal 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 Rubery & Rednal. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Rubery & Rednal. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Birmingham.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Birmingham 125E 71.69 206/32,844 1
Birmingham 129B 43.091 3458/32,844 2
Birmingham 129C 41.325 3896/32,844 2
Birmingham 130D 37.802 4943/32,844 2
Birmingham 130B 30.515 7782/32,844 3
Birmingham 130C 25.947 10222/32,844 4
Birmingham 129D 24.85 10856/32,844 4
Birmingham 130A 23.431 11740/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Rubery & Rednal. 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
Birmingham 125E 0.481 63/32,844 1
Birmingham 129C 0.266 3372/32,844 2
Birmingham 130D 0.238 4594/32,844 2
Birmingham 129B 0.233 4858/32,844 2
Birmingham 130B 0.181 7967/32,844 3
Birmingham 130C 0.146 10829/32,844 4
Birmingham 130A 0.129 12683/32,844 4
Birmingham 129D 0.125 13126/32,844 4

Employment Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Rubery & Rednal 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
Birmingham 125E 0.319 301/32,844 1
Birmingham 129C 0.17 4985/32,844 2
Birmingham 130D 0.169 5043/32,844 2
Birmingham 129B 0.154 6231/32,844 2
Birmingham 130B 0.131 8383/32,844 3
Birmingham 130A 0.114 10534/32,844 4
Birmingham 130C 0.104 11859/32,844 4
Birmingham 129D 0.091 14072/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Rubery & Rednal population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (7403/32,844) in Rubery & Rednal is less than the adult average rank (9771/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Birmingham 125E 69.703 800/32,844 1
Birmingham 129B 41.616 4970/32,844 2
Birmingham 129C 34.66 6879/32,844 3
Birmingham 130C 32.331 7692/32,844 3
Birmingham 130D 31.308 8068/32,844 3
Birmingham 130B 27.642 9546/32,844 3
Birmingham 129D 25.454 10593/32,844 4
Birmingham 130A 12.873 19142/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Rubery & Rednal

iLivehere Rating 8/10
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 Rubery & Rednal. 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
Birmingham 125E 1.606 1111/32,844 1
Birmingham 130D 1.143 3213/32,844 1
Birmingham 130B 0.985 4341/32,844 2
Birmingham 129C 0.879 5224/32,844 2
Birmingham 129B 0.767 6209/32,844 2
Birmingham 129D 0.615 7760/32,844 3
Birmingham 130C 0.474 9410/32,844 3
Birmingham 130A 0.399 10333/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

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 Rubery & Rednal. 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
Birmingham 129B 1.481 1124/32,844 1
Birmingham 125E 1.162 2453/32,844 1
Birmingham 130A 0.881 4581/32,844 2
Birmingham 130D 0.613 7546/32,844 3
Birmingham 129D 0.391 10593/32,844 4
Birmingham 130C 0.354 11101/32,844 4
Birmingham 129C 0.293 12023/32,844 4
Birmingham 130B -0.116 18367/32,844 6

There were 244 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Rubery & Rednal in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Rubery & Rednal

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Rubery & Rednal. 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
Birmingham 129C 41.085 1902/32,844 1
Birmingham 129B 37.334 3084/32,844 1
Birmingham 125E 33.861 4642/32,844 2
Birmingham 130A 27.321 8971/32,844 3
Birmingham 130D 26.39 9820/32,844 3
Birmingham 129D 24.729 11405/32,844 4
Birmingham 130C 20.875 15637/32,844 5
Birmingham 130B 20.85 15665/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Rubery & Rednal. 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
Birmingham 130B 0.902 4696/32,844 2
Birmingham 129D 0.753 6205/32,844 2
Birmingham 130C 0.685 6932/32,844 3
Birmingham 129B 0.623 7671/32,844 3
Birmingham 129C 0.438 10012/32,844 4
Birmingham 130D 0.195 13380/32,844 5
Birmingham 130A -0.309 21272/32,844 7
Birmingham 125E -0.575 24852/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Rubery & Rednal

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Rubery & Rednal. 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
Birmingham 129C 0.692 6560/32,844 2
Birmingham 129B 0.687 6605/32,844 3
Birmingham 129D 0.597 7456/32,844 3
Birmingham 125E 0.519 8212/32,844 3
Birmingham 130C 0.506 8350/32,844 3
Birmingham 130D 0.502 8399/32,844 3
Birmingham 130B 0.466 8753/32,844 3
Birmingham 130A 0.113 13428/32,844 5

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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