Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Town, Newcastle-under-Lyme

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Town, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Town, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Newcastle-under-Lyme. 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 Town 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. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Town

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Town. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Newcastle-under-Lyme.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 34.488 6068/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 28.948 8515/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 28.052 9004/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 25.569 10440/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 25.019 10756/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 23.936 11405/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Town

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Town. 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 0.193 7113/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.178 8165/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 0.172 8624/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 0.143 11141/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 0.135 12008/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 0.121 13527/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Town

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Town 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 0.167 5171/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 0.15 6532/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.136 7846/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 0.119 9790/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 0.112 10743/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 0.111 10866/32,844 4

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Town

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Town population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14194/32,844) in Town is more than the adult average rank (11782/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 40.059 5351/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 35.474 6612/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 24.831 10929/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 18.096 15069/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 13.768 18358/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 9.802 22036/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Town

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
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. 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 1.365 2015/32,844 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 1.241 2641/32,844 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 0.808 5826/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 0.798 5922/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 0.705 6827/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 0.468 9474/32,844 3

Crime Deprivation in Town

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 Town. 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 1.028 3313/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 0.787 5562/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 0.493 9160/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.251 12713/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 0.187 13717/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 0.024 16324/32,844 5

There were 365 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Town in January 2024

Barriers to Housing and Services in Town

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Town. 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 13.751 24514/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 12.691 25774/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E 12.625 25860/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 12.289 26234/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 12.219 26322/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 10.338 28289/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Town

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Town. 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 1.71 579/32,844 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D 0.686 6926/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E 0.6 7945/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A 0.546 8597/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.45 9867/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E -0.331 21599/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Town

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Town. 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
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011C 0.004 15239/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011A -0.281 20024/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011E -0.571 24484/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 011D -0.582 24647/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010E -0.899 28486/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F -1.072 30030/32,844 10

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.