Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Wednesfield South, Wolverhampton

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Wednesfield South, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

We have used the 9 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Wednesfield South, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Wolverhampton. 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 9 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 Wednesfield South 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 Wednesfield South. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Wednesfield South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Wednesfield South. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Wolverhampton.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Wolverhampton 015E 39.922 4283/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010C 39.015 4569/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012C 38.02 4864/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010E 37.676 4977/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012A 37.523 5040/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010D 36.693 5308/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 008E 26.401 9933/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012B 11.38 22879/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 012D 9.932 24617/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Wednesfield South

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 Wednesfield South. 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
Wolverhampton 015E 0.274 3079/32,844 1
Wolverhampton 010C 0.258 3664/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010D 0.24 4477/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012C 0.234 4791/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010E 0.226 5178/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012A 0.191 7219/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 008E 0.184 7765/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 012B 0.075 20456/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 012D 0.061 23583/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Wednesfield South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Wednesfield South 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
Wolverhampton 015E 0.225 2076/32,844 1
Wolverhampton 010C 0.192 3588/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010D 0.186 3950/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010E 0.178 4429/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012C 0.167 5223/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012A 0.156 6078/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 008E 0.112 10765/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012B 0.06 21611/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 012D 0.059 21885/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Wednesfield South

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Wednesfield South population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12646/32,844) in Wednesfield South is more than the adult average rank (5415/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wolverhampton 010E 50.498 3163/32,844 1
Wolverhampton 012A 45.227 4114/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 015E 42.481 4761/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010C 40.172 5325/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 008E 37.848 5950/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010D 37.706 5990/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012C 31.728 7906/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 012B 15.386 17061/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 012D 11.666 20264/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Wednesfield South

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 Wednesfield South. 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
Wolverhampton 012A 1.201 2860/32,844 1
Wolverhampton 012C 0.963 4516/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010C 0.942 4672/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010D 0.851 5437/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 015E 0.819 5735/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010E 0.808 5835/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 008E 0.548 8529/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 012B -0.06 16943/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 012D -0.123 17938/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Wednesfield South

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 Wednesfield South. 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
Wolverhampton 012A 0.893 4454/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012C 0.374 10814/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 010C 0.314 11723/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 010D 0.304 11882/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 010E 0.176 13896/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 008E -0.01 16833/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 012B -0.377 22122/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 012D -0.467 23331/32,844 8
Wolverhampton 015E -0.707 26294/32,844 9

There were 0 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Wednesfield South in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Wednesfield South

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Wednesfield South. 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
Wolverhampton 012C 25.74 10415/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 015E 21.813 14541/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 008E 19.939 16726/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 012D 18.868 18023/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 010C 18.344 18681/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 010E 16.053 21603/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 012A 15.935 21762/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 010D 15.389 22494/32,844 7
Wolverhampton 012B 10.715 27940/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Wednesfield South

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Wednesfield South. 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
Wolverhampton 012C 1.055 3445/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010E 0.917 4531/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 012A 0.772 5973/32,844 2
Wolverhampton 010D 0.651 7322/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 010C 0.578 8205/32,844 3
Wolverhampton 015E 0.418 10269/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 008E 0.244 12686/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012B 0.186 13524/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 012D -0.385 22346/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Wednesfield South

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Wednesfield South. 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
Wolverhampton 010D 0.329 10360/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 010C 0.3 10743/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012C 0.252 11394/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 010E 0.234 11657/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012A 0.214 11943/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012B 0.158 12753/32,844 4
Wolverhampton 012D 0.093 13803/32,844 5
Wolverhampton 008E -0.156 17927/32,844 6
Wolverhampton 015E -0.288 20152/32,844 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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