Deprivation Statistics Comparison for The Dales, Ashfield

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in The Dales, Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

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

Overall Deprivation in The Dales

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for The Dales. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Ashfield.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Ashfield 005A 38.884 4613/32,844 2
Ashfield 004A 32.555 6859/32,844 3
Ashfield 002A 18.433 15750/32,844 5
Ashfield 002B 17.565 16499/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in The Dales

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in The Dales. 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
Ashfield 004A 0.197 6841/32,844 3
Ashfield 005A 0.197 6847/32,844 3
Ashfield 002A 0.099 16432/32,844 6
Ashfield 002B 0.074 20755/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in The Dales

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in The Dales 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
Ashfield 005A 0.205 2918/32,844 1
Ashfield 004A 0.143 7159/32,844 3
Ashfield 002B 0.098 12874/32,844 4
Ashfield 002A 0.092 13864/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in The Dales

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the The Dales population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (13614/32,844) in The Dales is more than the adult average rank (5214/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Ashfield 005A 50.783 3108/32,844 1
Ashfield 004A 40.022 5359/32,844 2
Ashfield 002A 22.463 12264/32,844 4
Ashfield 002B 20.884 13213/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in The Dales

8
Bad
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 The Dales. 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
Ashfield 005A 1.281 2451/32,844 1
Ashfield 004A 0.926 4826/32,844 2
Ashfield 002B 0.478 9352/32,844 3
Ashfield 002A 0.281 11898/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in The Dales

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in The Dales. 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
Ashfield 004A 0.776 5674/32,844 2
Ashfield 002A 0.615 7508/32,844 3
Ashfield 005A 0.169 14015/32,844 5
Ashfield 002B -0.188 19456/32,844 6

There were 124 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers The Dales in August 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in The Dales

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in The Dales. 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
Ashfield 002B 26.647 9604/32,844 3
Ashfield 005A 24.102 12032/32,844 4
Ashfield 002A 12.778 25666/32,844 8
Ashfield 004A 9.846 28743/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in The Dales

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in The Dales. 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
Ashfield 004A 0.488 9368/32,844 3
Ashfield 005A -0.245 20317/32,844 7
Ashfield 002A -0.301 21155/32,844 7
Ashfield 002B -0.805 27381/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in The Dales

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in The Dales. 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
Ashfield 002A 0.003 15251/32,844 5
Ashfield 004A -0.144 17739/32,844 6
Ashfield 005A -0.378 21680/32,844 7
Ashfield 002B -0.536 23982/32,844 8

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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