Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Shard End, Birmingham

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Shard End, Birmingham, West Midlands

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Shard End, 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 Shard End 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 Shard End. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Shard End

Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Shard End. 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 045C 63.723 616/32,844 1
Birmingham 045E 58.067 1107/32,844 1
Birmingham 046D 56.875 1235/32,844 1
Birmingham 045D 54.64 1510/32,844 1
Birmingham 046B 51.219 2000/32,844 1
Birmingham 057A 50.479 2103/32,844 1
Birmingham 046C 46.196 2822/32,844 1
Birmingham 046A 46.1 2837/32,844 1

Income Deprivation in Shard End

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Shard End. 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 045C 0.356 920/32,844 1
Birmingham 046D 0.324 1565/32,844 1
Birmingham 045E 0.319 1685/32,844 1
Birmingham 045D 0.317 1762/32,844 1
Birmingham 046C 0.273 3125/32,844 1
Birmingham 046B 0.271 3191/32,844 1
Birmingham 046A 0.262 3516/32,844 2
Birmingham 057A 0.259 3621/32,844 2

Employment Deprivation in Shard End

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Shard End 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 045C 0.282 668/32,844 1
Birmingham 045E 0.246 1416/32,844 1
Birmingham 045D 0.241 1583/32,844 1
Birmingham 046B 0.238 1658/32,844 1
Birmingham 046D 0.223 2161/32,844 1
Birmingham 057A 0.216 2441/32,844 1
Birmingham 046A 0.184 4071/32,844 2
Birmingham 046C 0.181 4215/32,844 2

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Shard End

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Shard End population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (4639/32,844) in Shard End is more than the adult average rank (1640/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Birmingham 045C 69.037 848/32,844 1
Birmingham 045E 64.759 1212/32,844 1
Birmingham 046D 61.101 1612/32,844 1
Birmingham 046A 57.047 2093/32,844 1
Birmingham 046B 51.647 2941/32,844 1
Birmingham 057A 50.824 3104/32,844 1
Birmingham 045D 49.64 3309/32,844 2
Birmingham 046C 42.506 4754/32,844 2

Health Deprivation and Disability in Shard End

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 Shard End. 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 045E 1.779 698/32,844 1
Birmingham 045C 1.626 1049/32,844 1
Birmingham 046D 1.504 1463/32,844 1
Birmingham 045D 1.471 1596/32,844 1
Birmingham 057A 1.319 2247/32,844 1
Birmingham 046A 1.17 3051/32,844 1
Birmingham 046B 1.112 3448/32,844 2
Birmingham 046C 1.111 3456/32,844 2

Crime Deprivation in Shard End

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Shard End. 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 046D 1.273 1865/32,844 1
Birmingham 057A 1.068 3011/32,844 1
Birmingham 046B 1.055 3117/32,844 1
Birmingham 045D 0.942 4007/32,844 2
Birmingham 046C 0.894 4451/32,844 2
Birmingham 045E 0.875 4635/32,844 2
Birmingham 046A 0.743 6015/32,844 2
Birmingham 045C 0.561 8256/32,844 3

There were 3 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Shard End in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Shard End

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Shard End. 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 057A 35.333 3922/32,844 2
Birmingham 046C 34.458 4338/32,844 2
Birmingham 045E 29.909 7032/32,844 3
Birmingham 045C 29.378 7389/32,844 3
Birmingham 045D 28.66 7920/32,844 3
Birmingham 046B 28.236 8237/32,844 3
Birmingham 046D 27.538 8801/32,844 3
Birmingham 046A 27.013 9264/32,844 3

Inside Environment Deprivation in Shard End

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Shard End. 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 046C 0.697 6820/32,844 3
Birmingham 046B 0.682 6973/32,844 3
Birmingham 046A 0.639 7464/32,844 3
Birmingham 045D 0.586 8101/32,844 3
Birmingham 045C 0.571 8312/32,844 3
Birmingham 057A 0.452 9844/32,844 3
Birmingham 046D 0.437 10021/32,844 4
Birmingham 045E -0.037 17031/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Shard End

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Shard End. 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 045C 1.105 3471/32,844 2
Birmingham 046B 1.02 3994/32,844 2
Birmingham 046D 0.953 4480/32,844 2
Birmingham 046A 0.861 5150/32,844 2
Birmingham 046C 0.856 5190/32,844 2
Birmingham 057A 0.821 5481/32,844 2
Birmingham 045D 0.809 5570/32,844 2
Birmingham 045E 0.658 6880/32,844 3

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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