Deprivation Statistics Comparison for St Thomas, Exeter

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in St Thomas, Exeter, Devon

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

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Overall Deprivation in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for St Thomas. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Exeter.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Exeter 010A 30.51 7783/32,844 3
Exeter 010E 23.819 11492/32,844 4
Exeter 010C 20.236 14140/32,844 5
Exeter 012B 14.857 19061/32,844 6
Exeter 010B 14.135 19807/32,844 7
Exeter 010D 13.506 20487/32,844 7
Exeter 012D 13.053 20992/32,844 7
Exeter 012C 8.91 25912/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in St Thomas. 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
Exeter 010A 0.188 7443/32,844 3
Exeter 010E 0.129 12641/32,844 4
Exeter 010C 0.114 14423/32,844 5
Exeter 012B 0.093 17454/32,844 6
Exeter 012D 0.091 17695/32,844 6
Exeter 010B 0.069 21679/32,844 7
Exeter 010D 0.059 23898/32,844 8
Exeter 012C 0.059 23949/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in St Thomas 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
Exeter 010A 0.133 8123/32,844 3
Exeter 010E 0.127 8897/32,844 3
Exeter 012B 0.085 15234/32,844 5
Exeter 010C 0.076 17191/32,844 6
Exeter 012D 0.07 18756/32,844 6
Exeter 010B 0.061 21363/32,844 7
Exeter 012C 0.056 22901/32,844 7
Exeter 010D 0.048 25484/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the St Thomas population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14299/32,844) in St Thomas is less than the adult average rank (14861/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Exeter 010A 46.736 3812/32,844 2
Exeter 012D 23.582 11575/32,844 4
Exeter 012B 18.919 14457/32,844 5
Exeter 010D 16.208 16400/32,844 5
Exeter 010C 15.404 17046/32,844 6
Exeter 010B 15.183 17218/32,844 6
Exeter 010E 15.16 17243/32,844 6
Exeter 012C 11.784 20165/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in St Thomas

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 St Thomas. 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
Exeter 010E 0.499 9103/32,844 3
Exeter 010A 0.364 10799/32,844 4
Exeter 010C 0.275 11969/32,844 4
Exeter 010D -0.146 18339/32,844 6
Exeter 012C -0.166 18626/32,844 6
Exeter 012B -0.222 19457/32,844 6
Exeter 012D -0.331 21138/32,844 7
Exeter 010B -0.374 21791/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in St Thomas

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in St Thomas. 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
Exeter 010A 0.609 7613/32,844 3
Exeter 010E 0.315 11717/32,844 4
Exeter 010B 0.16 14160/32,844 5
Exeter 010C 0.041 16029/32,844 5
Exeter 010D -0.257 20450/32,844 7
Exeter 012B -0.39 22323/32,844 7
Exeter 012D -0.734 26621/32,844 9
Exeter 012C -0.77 27008/32,844 9

There were 598 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers St Thomas in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in St Thomas. 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
Exeter 012B 23.878 12271/32,844 4
Exeter 012C 18.47 18531/32,844 6
Exeter 010A 13.771 24492/32,844 8
Exeter 010E 13.602 24691/32,844 8
Exeter 012D 12.563 25930/32,844 8
Exeter 010C 10.702 27953/32,844 9
Exeter 010D 8.281 30106/32,844 10
Exeter 010B 6.648 31174/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in St Thomas. 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
Exeter 010C 1.506 1092/32,844 1
Exeter 010D 1.447 1287/32,844 1
Exeter 010B 1.33 1743/32,844 1
Exeter 010E 1.008 3819/32,844 2
Exeter 010A 0.871 4989/32,844 2
Exeter 012D 0.506 9117/32,844 3
Exeter 012B -0.009 16603/32,844 6
Exeter 012C -0.116 18285/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in St Thomas

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in St Thomas. 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
Exeter 010E 0.015 15053/32,844 5
Exeter 010C -0.264 19700/32,844 6
Exeter 010D -0.33 20863/32,844 7
Exeter 010B -0.642 25438/32,844 8
Exeter 010A -0.912 28644/32,844 9
Exeter 012B -0.931 28821/32,844 9
Exeter 012D -0.977 29242/32,844 9
Exeter 012C -0.993 29375/32,844 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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