Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Whitley Bay, North Tyneside

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Whitley Bay, North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Whitley Bay, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of North Tyneside. 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 8 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 Whitley Bay 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 Whitley Bay. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Whitley Bay

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Whitley Bay. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of North Tyneside.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
North Tyneside 006A 41.053 3961/32,844 2
North Tyneside 009C 23.486 11708/32,844 4
North Tyneside 006D 20.513 13924/32,844 5
North Tyneside 006C 17.805 16309/32,844 5
North Tyneside 006B 11.756 22455/32,844 7
North Tyneside 009E 9.87 24678/32,844 8
North Tyneside 006E 4.5 31013/32,844 10
North Tyneside 003D 3.992 31517/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Whitley Bay

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 Whitley Bay. 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
North Tyneside 006A 0.193 7088/32,844 3
North Tyneside 009C 0.159 9675/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006D 0.122 13440/32,844 5
North Tyneside 006C 0.109 15008/32,844 5
North Tyneside 006B 0.075 20541/32,844 7
North Tyneside 009E 0.072 21166/32,844 7
North Tyneside 003D 0.031 30599/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006E 0.024 31820/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Whitley Bay

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Whitley Bay 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
North Tyneside 006A 0.218 2360/32,844 1
North Tyneside 009C 0.156 6013/32,844 2
North Tyneside 006D 0.115 10386/32,844 4
North Tyneside 006C 0.108 11247/32,844 4
North Tyneside 009E 0.072 18358/32,844 6
North Tyneside 006B 0.058 22182/32,844 7
North Tyneside 003D 0.045 26486/32,844 9
North Tyneside 006E 0.025 31636/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Whitley Bay

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Whitley Bay population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (23973/32,844) in Whitley Bay is less than the adult average rank (26185/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
North Tyneside 009C 16.416 16255/32,844 5
North Tyneside 006A 12.546 19460/32,844 6
North Tyneside 006D 7.917 24040/32,844 8
North Tyneside 006B 5.38 26866/32,844 9
North Tyneside 006C 5.023 27269/32,844 9
North Tyneside 009E 3.418 29231/32,844 9
North Tyneside 003D 1.446 31520/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006E 1.302 31682/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Whitley Bay

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 Whitley Bay. 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
North Tyneside 006A 1.415 1809/32,844 1
North Tyneside 009C 0.603 7899/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006D 0.49 9218/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006C 0.453 9672/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006B 0.112 14331/32,844 5
North Tyneside 009E -0.08 17279/32,844 6
North Tyneside 003D -0.169 18664/32,844 6
North Tyneside 006E -0.566 24269/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Whitley Bay

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 Whitley Bay. 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
North Tyneside 006A 1.594 799/32,844 1
North Tyneside 006D 0.951 3916/32,844 2
North Tyneside 006B 0.574 8067/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006E 0.444 9851/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006C 0.328 11508/32,844 4
North Tyneside 009C 0.197 13559/32,844 5
North Tyneside 009E 0.04 16050/32,844 5
North Tyneside 003D -0.756 26851/32,844 9

There were 177 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Whitley Bay in July 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Whitley Bay

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Whitley Bay. 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
North Tyneside 006A 13.75 24516/32,844 8
North Tyneside 009C 11.782 26793/32,844 9
North Tyneside 006B 10.396 28231/32,844 9
North Tyneside 009E 10.159 28455/32,844 9
North Tyneside 006E 9.525 29050/32,844 9
North Tyneside 006D 5.714 31700/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006C 5.061 32013/32,844 10
North Tyneside 003D 3.207 32558/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Whitley Bay

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Whitley Bay. 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
North Tyneside 006A 0.972 4079/32,844 2
North Tyneside 006C 0.653 7277/32,844 3
North Tyneside 006B 0.18 13623/32,844 5
North Tyneside 006D 0.157 14035/32,844 5
North Tyneside 009E -0.136 18598/32,844 6
North Tyneside 006E -0.369 22132/32,844 7
North Tyneside 003D -0.556 24617/32,844 8
North Tyneside 009C -0.996 29033/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Whitley Bay

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Whitley Bay. 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
North Tyneside 009C -0.967 29146/32,844 9
North Tyneside 003D -1.095 30221/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006E -1.258 31220/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006A -1.279 31324/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006B -1.293 31387/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006C -1.309 31457/32,844 10
North Tyneside 009E -1.34 31607/32,844 10
North Tyneside 006D -1.357 31674/32,844 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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