Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Wolstanton, Newcastle-under-Lyme

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

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Wolstanton, 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 7 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 Wolstanton 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 Wolstanton. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Wolstanton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Wolstanton. 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 006D 23.583 11639/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E 20.42 13996/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 15.466 18480/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 14.746 19180/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 14.079 19880/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D 12.872 21189/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E 11.178 23127/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Wolstanton

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 Wolstanton. 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 006D 0.127 12909/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E 0.125 13087/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 0.105 15660/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 0.077 20188/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E 0.064 22737/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 0.059 23890/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D 0.049 26375/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Wolstanton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Wolstanton 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 008E 0.115 10278/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 006D 0.111 10865/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 0.075 17530/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E 0.074 17872/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 0.072 18237/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 0.071 18471/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D 0.067 19517/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Wolstanton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Wolstanton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14878/32,844) in Wolstanton is less than the adult average rank (14988/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Newcastle-under-Lyme 006D 42.21 4822/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E 23.853 11420/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 21.848 12645/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 18.809 14546/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 14.839 17473/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E 11.245 20674/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D 7.436 24553/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Wolstanton

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 Wolstanton. 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 006D 0.637 7532/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E 0.464 9540/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 0.303 11578/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 0.124 14125/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D 0.124 14135/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 0.09 14663/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E -0.044 16692/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Wolstanton

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 Wolstanton. 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 006D 0.292 12039/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E 0.149 14329/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 0.103 15082/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B -0.017 16937/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D -0.02 17004/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C -0.032 17159/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E -0.115 18361/32,844 6

There were 157 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Wolstanton in February 2024

Barriers to Housing and Services in Wolstanton

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Wolstanton. 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 008E 9.421 29150/32,844 9
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 6.425 31302/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D 6.151 31461/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E 5.34 31876/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 4.673 32146/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 006D 3.94 32392/32,844 10
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 0.925 32838/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Wolstanton

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Wolstanton. 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 009D 1.161 2697/32,844 1
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008B 0.766 6044/32,844 2
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C 0.719 6582/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D 0.622 7676/32,844 3
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E 0.358 11095/32,844 4
Newcastle-under-Lyme 006D -0.03 16938/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E -0.143 18713/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Wolstanton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Wolstanton. 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 008B 0.113 13442/32,844 5
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008E -0.137 17622/32,844 6
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009D -0.295 20275/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 006D -0.353 21250/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008C -0.44 22642/32,844 7
Newcastle-under-Lyme 009E -0.579 24607/32,844 8
Newcastle-under-Lyme 008D -0.653 25580/32,844 8

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.