Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Swindon Village, Cheltenham

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Swindon Village, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Swindon Village, 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 Swindon Village 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 Swindon Village. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Swindon Village

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Swindon Village. 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 001B 34.926 5916/32,844 2
Cheltenham 001C 12.256 21876/32,844 7
Cheltenham 001A 11.454 22797/32,844 7
Cheltenham 001D 9.409 25247/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Swindon Village

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Swindon Village. 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 001B 0.225 5245/32,844 2
Cheltenham 001A 0.07 21521/32,844 7
Cheltenham 001C 0.06 23801/32,844 8
Cheltenham 001D 0.046 27148/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Swindon Village

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Swindon Village 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 001B 0.167 5202/32,844 2
Cheltenham 001C 0.064 20507/32,844 7
Cheltenham 001A 0.058 22189/32,844 7
Cheltenham 001D 0.05 24813/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Swindon Village

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Swindon Village population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14058/32,844) in Swindon Village is more than the adult average rank (12213/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Cheltenham 001B 46.98 3764/32,844 2
Cheltenham 001A 22.988 11914/32,844 4
Cheltenham 001D 13.553 18545/32,844 6
Cheltenham 001C 12.997 19043/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Swindon Village

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 Swindon Village. 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 001B 1.016 4126/32,844 2
Cheltenham 001D -0.085 17337/32,844 6
Cheltenham 001A -0.231 19595/32,844 6
Cheltenham 001C -0.296 20583/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Swindon Village

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 Swindon Village. 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 001B 0.201 13490/32,844 5
Cheltenham 001C -0.176 19293/32,844 6
Cheltenham 001D -0.367 21981/32,844 7
Cheltenham 001A -0.612 25208/32,844 8

There were 11 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Swindon Village in December 2023

Barriers to Housing and Services in Swindon Village

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Swindon Village. 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 001C 26.082 10105/32,844 4
Cheltenham 001D 24.259 11874/32,844 4
Cheltenham 001A 18.709 18222/32,844 6
Cheltenham 001B 16.754 20743/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Swindon Village

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Swindon Village. 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 001C 0.515 8975/32,844 3
Cheltenham 001B 0.268 12326/32,844 4
Cheltenham 001A 0.095 14974/32,844 5
Cheltenham 001D -0.356 21936/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Swindon Village

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Swindon Village. 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 001B -1.215 30982/32,844 10
Cheltenham 001D -1.348 31640/32,844 10
Cheltenham 001A -1.368 31714/32,844 10
Cheltenham 001C -1.63 32495/32,844 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.