Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Syston West, Charnwood

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Syston West, Charnwood, Leicestershire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Syston West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Syston West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Charnwood.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Charnwood 017D 17.228 16792/32,844 6
Charnwood 017A 16.304 17649/32,844 6
Charnwood 017B 11.709 22510/32,844 7
Charnwood 017C 7.52 27665/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Syston West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Syston West. 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
Charnwood 017D 0.117 14126/32,844 5
Charnwood 017A 0.099 16493/32,844 6
Charnwood 017B 0.048 26685/32,844 9
Charnwood 017C 0.044 27593/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Syston West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Syston West 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
Charnwood 017D 0.098 12816/32,844 4
Charnwood 017A 0.073 17947/32,844 6
Charnwood 017B 0.049 25126/32,844 8
Charnwood 017C 0.036 29074/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Syston West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Syston West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16439/32,844) in Syston West is less than the adult average rank (16445/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Charnwood 017A 24.818 10937/32,844 4
Charnwood 017B 21.432 12897/32,844 4
Charnwood 017D 13.82 18310/32,844 6
Charnwood 017C 7.987 23962/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Syston West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Syston West. 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
Charnwood 017A 0.143 13823/32,844 5
Charnwood 017D 0.036 15448/32,844 5
Charnwood 017B -0.405 22179/32,844 7
Charnwood 017C -0.65 25339/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Syston West

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 Syston West. 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
Charnwood 017D 0.417 10203/32,844 4
Charnwood 017A -0.016 16935/32,844 6
Charnwood 017C -0.264 20534/32,844 7
Charnwood 017B -0.49 23638/32,844 8

There were 107 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Syston West in September 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Syston West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Syston West. 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
Charnwood 017B 33.083 5031/32,844 2
Charnwood 017C 25.607 10560/32,844 4
Charnwood 017A 20.3 16292/32,844 5
Charnwood 017D 10.011 28602/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Syston West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Syston West. 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
Charnwood 017D 0.081 15186/32,844 5
Charnwood 017A -0.108 18164/32,844 6
Charnwood 017C -0.52 24148/32,844 8
Charnwood 017B -1.167 30101/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Syston West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Syston West. 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
Charnwood 017B 0.373 9861/32,844 4
Charnwood 017C 0.245 11493/32,844 4
Charnwood 017D 0.036 14716/32,844 5
Charnwood 017A -0.286 20120/32,844 7

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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