Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Thatcham West, West Berkshire

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Thatcham West, West Berkshire, Berkshire

We have used the 9 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Thatcham West, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of West Berkshire. 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 9 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 Thatcham 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 Thatcham West. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Thatcham West

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Thatcham West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of West Berkshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
West Berkshire 016C 13.65 20313/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014B 13.539 20448/32,844 7
West Berkshire 016B 12.128 22014/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014C 9.729 24848/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014D 6.937 28406/32,844 9
West Berkshire 007C 6.599 28785/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014A 4.15 31355/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014E 3.175 32129/32,844 10
West Berkshire 017B 2.147 32622/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Thatcham 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 Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 016B 0.111 14746/32,844 5
West Berkshire 016C 0.111 14877/32,844 5
West Berkshire 014B 0.09 17952/32,844 6
West Berkshire 014C 0.073 20881/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014D 0.042 28100/32,844 9
West Berkshire 017B 0.035 29730/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014E 0.034 29903/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014A 0.028 31233/32,844 10
West Berkshire 007C 0.027 31355/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Thatcham West

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 016C 0.081 16146/32,844 5
West Berkshire 014B 0.076 17372/32,844 6
West Berkshire 016B 0.066 19869/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014C 0.064 20357/32,844 7
West Berkshire 007C 0.037 28780/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014D 0.031 30405/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014E 0.029 30812/32,844 10
West Berkshire 017B 0.025 31679/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014A 0.021 32128/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Thatcham West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Thatcham West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17059/32,844) in Thatcham West is less than the adult average rank (17453/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
West Berkshire 014B 31.969 7833/32,844 3
West Berkshire 016B 25.369 10634/32,844 4
West Berkshire 014C 21.731 12723/32,844 4
West Berkshire 014D 19.836 13866/32,844 5
West Berkshire 016C 16.615 16105/32,844 5
West Berkshire 014A 10.612 21256/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014E 9.282 22595/32,844 7
West Berkshire 007C 6.615 25468/32,844 8
West Berkshire 017B 5.384 26860/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Thatcham West

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 016C -0.138 18204/32,844 6
West Berkshire 016B -0.585 24518/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014B -0.685 25764/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014D -0.852 27513/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014A -0.87 27707/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014C -0.935 28266/32,844 9
West Berkshire 017B -1.105 29624/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014E -1.403 31356/32,844 10
West Berkshire 007C -1.615 32028/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Thatcham West

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 014B -0.185 19412/32,844 6
West Berkshire 016C -0.371 22034/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014D -0.485 23559/32,844 8
West Berkshire 016B -0.499 23775/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014C -0.788 27184/32,844 9
West Berkshire 017B -1.249 30731/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014A -1.408 31456/32,844 10
West Berkshire 014E -1.571 31982/32,844 10
West Berkshire 007C -1.627 32139/32,844 10

There were 216 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Thatcham West in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Thatcham West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 007C 33.494 4820/32,844 2
West Berkshire 014A 21.094 15389/32,844 5
West Berkshire 014D 20.472 16108/32,844 5
West Berkshire 014E 14.967 23069/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014C 14.607 23521/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014B 12.906 25516/32,844 8
West Berkshire 016C 9.88 28709/32,844 9
West Berkshire 016B 9.56 29013/32,844 9
West Berkshire 017B 9.118 29412/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Thatcham West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 007C -0.047 17191/32,844 6
West Berkshire 016C -0.194 19548/32,844 6
West Berkshire 014C -0.25 20399/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014B -0.419 22811/32,844 7
West Berkshire 014E -0.58 24902/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014A -0.613 25338/32,844 8
West Berkshire 016B -0.782 27158/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014D -0.84 27684/32,844 9
West Berkshire 017B -1.016 29168/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Thatcham West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Thatcham 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
West Berkshire 016C -0.084 16688/32,844 6
West Berkshire 014D -0.191 18480/32,844 6
West Berkshire 014B -0.399 22005/32,844 7
West Berkshire 016B -0.556 24275/32,844 8
West Berkshire 007C -0.586 24708/32,844 8
West Berkshire 017B -0.659 25669/32,844 8
West Berkshire 014C -0.742 26718/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014E -0.781 27190/32,844 9
West Berkshire 014A -0.855 28038/32,844 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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