Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Town Close, Norwich

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Town Close, Norwich, Norfolk

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Town Close, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Norwich. 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 7 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 Town Close 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 Town Close. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Town Close

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Town Close. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Norwich.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Norwich 011H 50.83 2055/32,844 1
Norwich 011B 31.52 7285/32,844 3
Norwich 011E 10.551 23830/32,844 8
Norwich 011G 9.269 25434/32,844 8
Norwich 011D 8.885 25940/32,844 8
Norwich 011F 8.208 26816/32,844 9
Norwich 011A 5.987 29486/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Town Close

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Town Close. 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
Norwich 011H 0.287 2661/32,844 1
Norwich 011B 0.214 5861/32,844 2
Norwich 011F 0.071 21275/32,844 7
Norwich 011E 0.066 22373/32,844 7
Norwich 011A 0.048 26647/32,844 9
Norwich 011D 0.04 28632/32,844 9
Norwich 011G 0.04 28668/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Town Close

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Town Close 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
Norwich 011H 0.259 1080/32,844 1
Norwich 011B 0.163 5476/32,844 2
Norwich 011E 0.046 26058/32,844 8
Norwich 011F 0.043 27109/32,844 9
Norwich 011D 0.03 30570/32,844 10
Norwich 011G 0.028 31158/32,844 10
Norwich 011A 0.027 31321/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Town Close

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Town Close population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (18759/32,844) in Town Close is less than the adult average rank (25775/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Norwich 011H 44.32 4328/32,844 2
Norwich 011B 19.458 14115/32,844 5
Norwich 011E 10.712 21171/32,844 7
Norwich 011G 7.112 24931/32,844 8
Norwich 011D 4.492 27922/32,844 9
Norwich 011F 1.811 31088/32,844 10
Norwich 011A 0.935 32098/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Town Close

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 Town Close. 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
Norwich 011H 1.916 446/32,844 1
Norwich 011B 1.13 3315/32,844 2
Norwich 011A 0.058 15104/32,844 5
Norwich 011F -0.069 17075/32,844 6
Norwich 011D -0.173 18706/32,844 6
Norwich 011E -0.243 19779/32,844 7
Norwich 011G -0.285 20429/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Town Close

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Town Close. 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
Norwich 011H 0.714 6354/32,844 2
Norwich 011B 0.492 9174/32,844 3
Norwich 011D 0.442 9880/32,844 4
Norwich 011G 0.191 13657/32,844 5
Norwich 011E -0.283 20793/32,844 7
Norwich 011F -0.896 28207/32,844 9
Norwich 011A -1.511 31817/32,844 10

There were 457 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Town Close in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Town Close

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Town Close. 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
Norwich 011F 17.417 19892/32,844 7
Norwich 011A 15.587 22237/32,844 7
Norwich 011H 13.938 24311/32,844 8
Norwich 011B 12.37 26159/32,844 8
Norwich 011E 10.516 28109/32,844 9
Norwich 011D 7.268 30818/32,844 10
Norwich 011G 7.128 30894/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Town Close

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Town Close. 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
Norwich 011G 0.969 4098/32,844 2
Norwich 011E 0.949 4249/32,844 2
Norwich 011D 0.68 6992/32,844 3
Norwich 011B 0.213 13112/32,844 4
Norwich 011F 0.192 13429/32,844 5
Norwich 011A 0.161 13957/32,844 5
Norwich 011H -0.354 21916/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Town Close

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Town Close. 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
Norwich 011H 0.391 9629/32,844 3
Norwich 011D 0.333 10322/32,844 4
Norwich 011G 0.313 10563/32,844 4
Norwich 011F -0.056 16216/32,844 5
Norwich 011B -0.123 17386/32,844 6
Norwich 011A -0.151 17841/32,844 6
Norwich 011E -0.317 20636/32,844 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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