Deprivation Statistics Comparison for St Paul’s, Cheltenham

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in St Paul's, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in St Paul's, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Cheltenham. 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 4 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 St Paul's 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 St Paul's. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in St Paul's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for St Paul's. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Cheltenham.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Cheltenham 004C 48.724 2368/32,844 1
Cheltenham 004D 27.015 9583/32,844 3
Cheltenham 004B 22.459 12411/32,844 4
Cheltenham 004E 15.581 18375/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in St Paul's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in St Paul's. 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
Cheltenham 004C 0.301 2170/32,844 1
Cheltenham 004D 0.126 12963/32,844 4
Cheltenham 004B 0.113 14592/32,844 5
Cheltenham 004E 0.093 17367/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in St Paul's

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in St Paul's 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
Cheltenham 004C 0.196 3332/32,844 2
Cheltenham 004D 0.115 10366/32,844 4
Cheltenham 004B 0.072 18309/32,844 6
Cheltenham 004E 0.054 23372/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in St Paul's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the St Paul's population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5743/32,844) in St Paul's is less than the adult average rank (14290/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Cheltenham 004C 60.955 1636/32,844 1
Cheltenham 004B 35.052 6747/32,844 3
Cheltenham 004D 21.918 12593/32,844 4
Cheltenham 004E 17.613 15382/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in St Paul's

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 St Paul's. 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
Cheltenham 004C 1.611 1094/32,844 1
Cheltenham 004D 0.578 8190/32,844 3
Cheltenham 004E 0.463 9557/32,844 3
Cheltenham 004B 0.302 11593/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in St Paul's

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in St Paul's. 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
Cheltenham 004C 0.88 4586/32,844 2
Cheltenham 004B 0.76 5844/32,844 2
Cheltenham 004D 0.644 7153/32,844 3
Cheltenham 004E 0.042 16017/32,844 5

There were 588 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers St Paul's in December 2023

Barriers to Housing and Services in St Paul's

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in St Paul's. 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
Cheltenham 004D 20.822 15692/32,844 5
Cheltenham 004B 20.409 16172/32,844 5
Cheltenham 004C 19.701 16998/32,844 6
Cheltenham 004E 19.635 17092/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in St Paul's

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in St Paul's. 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
Cheltenham 004D 1.318 1799/32,844 1
Cheltenham 004B 0.835 5318/32,844 2
Cheltenham 004E 0.571 8304/32,844 3
Cheltenham 004C -0.074 17635/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in St Paul's

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in St Paul's. 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
Cheltenham 004D -0.66 25672/32,844 8
Cheltenham 004E -1.395 31826/32,844 10
Cheltenham 004B -1.413 31912/32,844 10
Cheltenham 004C -1.497 32177/32,844 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.