Deprivation Statistics for Tilehurst Birch Copse, West Berkshire

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

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Tilehurst Birch Copse, 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 6 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 Tilehurst Birch Copse 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 Tilehurst Birch Copse. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 006E 24.674 10963/32,844 4
West Berkshire 005A 6.928 28417/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006B 5.445 30074/32,844 10
West Berkshire 006A 4.519 30997/32,844 10
West Berkshire 005B 2.884 32294/32,844 10
West Berkshire 006C 2.604 32438/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 006E 0.174 8503/32,844 3
West Berkshire 005A 0.049 26488/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006A 0.037 29341/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006B 0.03 30806/32,844 10
West Berkshire 005B 0.03 30848/32,844 10
West Berkshire 006C 0.03 30896/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Tilehurst Birch Copse 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 006E 0.132 8269/32,844 3
West Berkshire 005A 0.063 20684/32,844 7
West Berkshire 006B 0.04 27803/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006A 0.034 29536/32,844 9
West Berkshire 005B 0.032 30206/32,844 10
West Berkshire 006C 0.022 32041/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Tilehurst Birch Copse population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (21183/32,844) in Tilehurst Birch Copse is more than the adult average rank (15437/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
West Berkshire 006E 42.726 4694/32,844 2
West Berkshire 005A 13.225 18853/32,844 6
West Berkshire 006A 11.904 20029/32,844 7
West Berkshire 006C 11.803 20143/32,844 7
West Berkshire 006B 11.54 20382/32,844 7
West Berkshire 005B 5.566 26643/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Tilehurst Birch Copse

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 Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 006E 0.222 12752/32,844 4
West Berkshire 005A -0.604 24763/32,844 8
West Berkshire 006C -1.022 28999/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006B -1.266 30680/32,844 10
West Berkshire 006A -1.469 31602/32,844 10
West Berkshire 005B -1.641 32086/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

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 Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 006E 0.109 14996/32,844 5
West Berkshire 006A -0.611 25199/32,844 8
West Berkshire 006B -0.658 25745/32,844 8
West Berkshire 005A -1.285 30911/32,844 10
West Berkshire 006C -1.794 32437/32,844 10
West Berkshire 005B -1.846 32507/32,844 10

There were 178 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Tilehurst Birch Copse in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Tilehurst Birch Copse

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 006B 23.556 12598/32,844 4
West Berkshire 005B 19.348 17454/32,844 6
West Berkshire 006A 16.678 20828/32,844 7
West Berkshire 005A 11.723 26861/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006E 9.329 29221/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006C 5.654 31731/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 005A -0.536 24355/32,844 8
West Berkshire 006E -0.799 27331/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006A -0.863 27884/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006C -0.88 28046/32,844 9
West Berkshire 006B -1.416 31259/32,844 10
West Berkshire 005B -1.727 32115/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Tilehurst Birch Copse

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Tilehurst Birch Copse. 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 006E -0.287 20124/32,844 7
West Berkshire 006A -0.455 22844/32,844 7
West Berkshire 005A -0.588 24730/32,844 8
West Berkshire 005B -0.614 25096/32,844 8
West Berkshire 006C -0.644 25470/32,844 8
West Berkshire 006B -0.677 25881/32,844 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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