Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Wensum, Norwich

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

We have used the 9 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Wensum, 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 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 Wensum 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 Wensum. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Wensum. 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 007F 57.103 1209/32,844 1
Norwich 006E 52.831 1745/32,844 1
Norwich 006G 46.479 2756/32,844 1
Norwich 006F 43.957 3264/32,844 1
Norwich 006C 40.046 4247/32,844 2
Norwich 007D 32.559 6857/32,844 3
Norwich 006B 22.983 12065/32,844 4
Norwich 006D 22.759 12207/32,844 4
Norwich 006A 17.359 16685/32,844 6

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Income Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Wensum. 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 007F 0.33 1439/32,844 1
Norwich 006E 0.321 1652/32,844 1
Norwich 006G 0.309 1966/32,844 1
Norwich 006C 0.263 3486/32,844 2
Norwich 006F 0.249 4047/32,844 2
Norwich 007D 0.183 7817/32,844 3
Norwich 006B 0.135 11936/32,844 4
Norwich 006D 0.115 14333/32,844 5
Norwich 006A 0.113 14570/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Wensum 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 007F 0.259 1088/32,844 1
Norwich 006G 0.227 1994/32,844 1
Norwich 006E 0.198 3248/32,844 1
Norwich 006F 0.169 5069/32,844 2
Norwich 006C 0.158 5862/32,844 2
Norwich 007D 0.135 7961/32,844 3
Norwich 006D 0.097 13121/32,844 4
Norwich 006B 0.088 14643/32,844 5
Norwich 006A 0.071 18390/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Wensum population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5861/32,844) in Wensum is less than the adult average rank (9911/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Norwich 006E 88.101 99/32,844 1
Norwich 006F 69.883 790/32,844 1
Norwich 006G 68.514 886/32,844 1
Norwich 006C 67.55 963/32,844 1
Norwich 007F 60.288 1709/32,844 1
Norwich 006B 40.522 5240/32,844 2
Norwich 006D 20.855 13230/32,844 5
Norwich 007D 14.791 17519/32,844 6
Norwich 006A 6.877 25166/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Wensum

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 Wensum. 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 007F 2.056 292/32,844 1
Norwich 007D 1.552 1292/32,844 1
Norwich 006F 1.278 2461/32,844 1
Norwich 006E 1.226 2737/32,844 1
Norwich 006G 1.08 3683/32,844 2
Norwich 006D 0.764 6227/32,844 2
Norwich 006C 0.748 6386/32,844 2
Norwich 006A 0.527 8774/32,844 3
Norwich 006B 0.374 10664/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Wensum. 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 006F 1.05 3140/32,844 1
Norwich 007F 1.043 3205/32,844 1
Norwich 006E 1.028 3315/32,844 2
Norwich 007D 0.729 6186/32,844 2
Norwich 006D 0.728 6202/32,844 2
Norwich 006C 0.508 8971/32,844 3
Norwich 006A 0.392 10573/32,844 4
Norwich 006B 0.214 13272/32,844 5
Norwich 006G 0.213 13287/32,844 5

There were 281 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Wensum in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Wensum. 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 006B 24.292 11831/32,844 4
Norwich 006C 20.491 16080/32,844 5
Norwich 006A 19.85 16829/32,844 6
Norwich 006E 14.954 23088/32,844 8
Norwich 006F 13.896 24359/32,844 8
Norwich 006G 11.94 26628/32,844 9
Norwich 007F 11.901 26665/32,844 9
Norwich 007D 10.364 28260/32,844 9
Norwich 006D 9.794 28791/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Wensum. 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 007D 0.967 4122/32,844 2
Norwich 006D 0.685 6934/32,844 3
Norwich 006A 0.381 10798/32,844 4
Norwich 006E 0.293 11955/32,844 4
Norwich 006C 0.197 13341/32,844 5
Norwich 006F -0.116 18289/32,844 6
Norwich 006B -0.231 20100/32,844 7
Norwich 006G -0.488 23758/32,844 8
Norwich 007F -0.929 28453/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Wensum

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Wensum. 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 007F 0.203 12088/32,844 4
Norwich 006F -0.111 17187/32,844 6
Norwich 006A -0.181 18344/32,844 6
Norwich 006B -0.186 18421/32,844 6
Norwich 006D -0.203 18689/32,844 6
Norwich 006C -0.22 18994/32,844 6
Norwich 006E -0.26 19638/32,844 6
Norwich 007D -0.29 20181/32,844 7
Norwich 006G -0.457 22886/32,844 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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