Deprivation Statistics Comparison for South Wigston, Oadby and Wigston

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in South Wigston, Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire

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

Overall Deprivation in South Wigston

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for South Wigston. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Oadby and Wigston.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Oadby and Wigston 006C 31.478 7301/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006E 27.865 9110/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006D 23.17 11945/32,844 4
Oadby and Wigston 006B 15.602 18354/32,844 6
Oadby and Wigston 006A 11.602 22639/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in South Wigston

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Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in South Wigston. 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
Oadby and Wigston 006C 0.214 5851/32,844 2
Oadby and Wigston 006E 0.159 9674/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006D 0.15 10516/32,844 4
Oadby and Wigston 006B 0.066 22269/32,844 7
Oadby and Wigston 006A 0.058 24305/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in South Wigston

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in South Wigston 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
Oadby and Wigston 006C 0.147 6819/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006E 0.119 9804/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006D 0.109 11182/32,844 4
Oadby and Wigston 006B 0.074 17844/32,844 6
Oadby and Wigston 006A 0.065 20150/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in South Wigston

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Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the South Wigston population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5915/32,844) in South Wigston is less than the adult average rank (7726/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Oadby and Wigston 006D 46.724 3816/32,844 2
Oadby and Wigston 006E 42.435 4774/32,844 2
Oadby and Wigston 006C 39.627 5456/32,844 2
Oadby and Wigston 006A 30.257 8453/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006B 29.204 8895/32,844 3

Health Deprivation and Disability in South Wigston

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 South Wigston. 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
Oadby and Wigston 006C 0.733 6556/32,844 2
Oadby and Wigston 006E 0.69 6989/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006B 0.567 8313/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006D 0.404 10272/32,844 4
Oadby and Wigston 006A 0.015 15772/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in South Wigston

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in South Wigston. 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
Oadby and Wigston 006C 0.37 10880/32,844 4
Oadby and Wigston 006E 0.351 11152/32,844 4
Oadby and Wigston 006B -0.132 18624/32,844 6
Oadby and Wigston 006D -0.262 20512/32,844 7
Oadby and Wigston 006A -0.559 24572/32,844 8

There were 101 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers South Wigston in July 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in South Wigston

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in South Wigston. 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
Oadby and Wigston 006B 15.112 22846/32,844 7
Oadby and Wigston 006D 11.01 27624/32,844 9
Oadby and Wigston 006C 10.615 28027/32,844 9
Oadby and Wigston 006A 10.269 28350/32,844 9
Oadby and Wigston 006E 6.004 31532/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in South Wigston

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in South Wigston. 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
Oadby and Wigston 006E 0.876 4940/32,844 2
Oadby and Wigston 006C 0.577 8219/32,844 3
Oadby and Wigston 006D -0.083 17770/32,844 6
Oadby and Wigston 006B -0.431 22994/32,844 8
Oadby and Wigston 006A -0.716 26467/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in South Wigston

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in South Wigston. 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
Oadby and Wigston 006C -0.261 19660/32,844 6
Oadby and Wigston 006A -0.424 22394/32,844 7
Oadby and Wigston 006E -0.464 22982/32,844 7
Oadby and Wigston 006B -0.513 23682/32,844 8
Oadby and Wigston 006D -0.855 28039/32,844 9

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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