Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Sedgley, Bury

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Sedgley, Bury, Greater Manchester

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

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Overall Deprivation in Sedgley

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Sedgley. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Bury.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Bury 023D 33.07 6638/32,844 3
Bury 023E 22.11 12690/32,844 4
Bury 026A 18.126 16031/32,844 5
Bury 026E 17.869 16252/32,844 5
Bury 026B 14.248 19693/32,844 6
Bury 024B 13.788 20168/32,844 7
Bury 026C 13.663 20305/32,844 7
Bury 026D 10.469 23916/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Sedgley

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Sedgley. 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
Bury 023D 0.235 4780/32,844 2
Bury 023E 0.146 10826/32,844 4
Bury 026A 0.123 13385/32,844 5
Bury 026B 0.114 14471/32,844 5
Bury 026C 0.092 17656/32,844 6
Bury 026E 0.082 19240/32,844 6
Bury 024B 0.073 20840/32,844 7
Bury 026D 0.067 22203/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Sedgley

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Sedgley 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
Bury 023D 0.152 6407/32,844 2
Bury 026E 0.124 9175/32,844 3
Bury 023E 0.121 9515/32,844 3
Bury 026A 0.114 10511/32,844 4
Bury 026C 0.101 12328/32,844 4
Bury 024B 0.092 13985/32,844 5
Bury 026D 0.084 15362/32,844 5
Bury 026B 0.063 20749/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Sedgley

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Sedgley population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20459/32,844) in Sedgley is more than the adult average rank (19069/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Bury 026E 25.594 10523/32,844 4
Bury 023D 23.289 11731/32,844 4
Bury 023E 15.614 16889/32,844 6
Bury 026D 9.972 21852/32,844 7
Bury 026C 8.47 23434/32,844 8
Bury 026A 8.055 23882/32,844 8
Bury 026B 7.613 24357/32,844 8
Bury 024B 4.482 27936/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Sedgley

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Sedgley. 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
Bury 023D 0.966 4489/32,844 2
Bury 026E 0.068 14983/32,844 5
Bury 026C -0.051 16793/32,844 6
Bury 023E -0.057 16892/32,844 6
Bury 026A -0.08 17265/32,844 6
Bury 026B -0.137 18184/32,844 6
Bury 024B -0.266 20127/32,844 7
Bury 026D -0.27 20190/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Sedgley

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Sedgley. 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
Bury 023E 0.979 3689/32,844 2
Bury 024B 0.724 6236/32,844 2
Bury 023D 0.681 6716/32,844 3
Bury 026B 0.614 7538/32,844 3
Bury 026A 0.324 11586/32,844 4
Bury 026C 0.024 16317/32,844 5
Bury 026E -0.357 21848/32,844 7
Bury 026D -0.55 24459/32,844 8

There were 0 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Sedgley in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Sedgley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Sedgley. 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
Bury 026A 15.352 22542/32,844 7
Bury 023D 13.274 25089/32,844 8
Bury 023E 13.233 25129/32,844 8
Bury 026B 12.18 26366/32,844 9
Bury 024B 11.499 27124/32,844 9
Bury 026E 10.442 28180/32,844 9
Bury 026C 10.25 28362/32,844 9
Bury 026D 7.871 30425/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Sedgley

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Sedgley. 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
Bury 023D 0.717 6602/32,844 3
Bury 026A 0.478 9495/32,844 3
Bury 026B 0.326 11535/32,844 4
Bury 026E 0.305 11818/32,844 4
Bury 024B 0.122 14550/32,844 5
Bury 026D 0.087 15093/32,844 5
Bury 023E -0.035 17008/32,844 6
Bury 026C -0.219 19913/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Sedgley

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Sedgley. 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
Bury 026E -0.021 15647/32,844 5
Bury 023E -0.035 15875/32,844 5
Bury 024B -0.131 17515/32,844 6
Bury 026A -0.181 18346/32,844 6
Bury 026B -0.334 20920/32,844 7
Bury 023D -0.384 21766/32,844 7
Bury 026D -0.391 21883/32,844 7
Bury 026C -0.432 22510/32,844 7

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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