Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Westlands, Newcastle-under-Lyme

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

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

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Overall Deprivation in Westlands

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Westlands. 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 014C 33.291 6547/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 28.052 9004/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 20.271 14106/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C 10.155 24304/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B 8.123 26923/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E 7.546 27636/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G 7.134 28153/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D 7.028 28285/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F 2.777 32345/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Westlands

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Westlands. 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 014C 0.207 6269/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.178 8165/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 0.117 14067/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C 0.072 21143/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B 0.055 24961/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D 0.046 27062/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E 0.034 29938/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G 0.027 31396/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F 0.013 32700/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Westlands

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Westlands 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 014C 0.189 3766/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.136 7846/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 0.124 9141/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E 0.08 16360/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C 0.07 18818/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G 0.068 19448/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B 0.051 24553/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D 0.049 25028/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F 0.029 30839/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Westlands

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Westlands population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24951/32,844) in Westlands is more than the adult average rank (20755/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014C 30.058 8532/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 18.096 15069/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C 14.558 17717/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 14.293 17908/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D 5.426 26809/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B 3.658 28937/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G 2.265 30570/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E 1.991 30900/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F 0.482 32534/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Westlands

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Westlands. 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 010F 1.241 2641/32,844 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014C 1.135 3276/32,844 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 0.586 8111/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G 0.013 15804/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B -0.165 18605/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C -0.241 19739/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E -0.252 19909/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D -0.539 23909/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F -0.557 24150/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Westlands

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Westlands. 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 014C 0.517 8828/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.251 12713/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 0.124 14740/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C -0.094 18049/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B -0.245 20266/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D -0.346 21683/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E -0.745 26736/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F -0.951 28707/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G -1.048 29470/32,844 9

There were 330 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Westlands in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Westlands

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Westlands. 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 015G 19.295 17523/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F 15.21 22738/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 13.751 24514/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D 13.46 24868/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B 13.419 24913/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C 10.157 28458/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E 9.895 28692/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 7.699 30532/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014C 3.548 32493/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Westlands

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Westlands. 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 014D 0.499 9197/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F 0.462 9702/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 010F 0.45 9867/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014B 0.354 11141/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E 0.186 13531/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014C -0.139 18649/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F -0.338 21685/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G -0.606 25250/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C -1.01 29139/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Westlands

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Westlands. 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 014B -0.41 22190/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014F -0.66 25673/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014E -0.797 27356/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014C -0.857 28069/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015G -0.908 28590/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 014D -0.939 28908/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015F -0.973 29189/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 015C -1.037 29755/32,844 10
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.

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