Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Torrisholme, Lancaster

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Torrisholme, Lancaster, Lancashire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Torrisholme

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Torrisholme. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Lancaster.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Lancaster 020D 15.996 17952/32,844 6
Lancaster 004D 14.438 19509/32,844 6
Lancaster 020C 9 25798/32,844 8
Lancaster 020E 7.683 27450/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Torrisholme

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Torrisholme. 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
Lancaster 020D 0.086 18449/32,844 6
Lancaster 004D 0.08 19444/32,844 6
Lancaster 020E 0.059 23982/32,844 8
Lancaster 020C 0.046 27051/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Torrisholme

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Torrisholme 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
Lancaster 004D 0.09 14311/32,844 5
Lancaster 020D 0.079 16474/32,844 6
Lancaster 020C 0.057 22426/32,844 7
Lancaster 020E 0.044 26641/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Torrisholme

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Torrisholme population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20105/32,844) in Torrisholme is less than the adult average rank (21906/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Lancaster 020D 15.584 16915/32,844 6
Lancaster 020E 10.672 21204/32,844 7
Lancaster 004D 10.487 21370/32,844 7
Lancaster 020C 5.436 26793/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Torrisholme

iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Torrisholme. 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
Lancaster 004D 0.669 7187/32,844 3
Lancaster 020D 0.668 7197/32,844 3
Lancaster 020C 0.099 14526/32,844 5
Lancaster 020E -0.302 20678/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Torrisholme

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Torrisholme. 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
Lancaster 020D -0.246 20294/32,844 7
Lancaster 020C -0.274 20676/32,844 7
Lancaster 020E -0.309 21174/32,844 7
Lancaster 004D -1.065 29582/32,844 10

There were 262 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Torrisholme in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Torrisholme

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Torrisholme. 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
Lancaster 020E 16.944 20511/32,844 7
Lancaster 020D 10.823 27824/32,844 9
Lancaster 004D 10.19 28421/32,844 9
Lancaster 020C 9.77 28808/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Torrisholme

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Torrisholme. 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
Lancaster 020C 0.414 10328/32,844 4
Lancaster 020D 0.251 12585/32,844 4
Lancaster 004D 0.115 14679/32,844 5
Lancaster 020E -0.911 28285/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Torrisholme

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Torrisholme. 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
Lancaster 020D -0.024 15698/32,844 5
Lancaster 020E -0.211 18833/32,844 6
Lancaster 020C -0.282 20032/32,844 7
Lancaster 004D -0.401 22049/32,844 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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