Moving to Worsley, Greater Manchester? What you need to know

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Moving to Worsley, Greater Manchester - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Worsley in Greater Manchester? You've found some estate agents and they have told you what you wanted to hear. You've read some speil by a local councillor who says that Worsley is on the up an up? Now it's time for a bit of reality. Cold hard statistics culled from the Police, the Indices of Deprivation and the latest census. Is Worsley the land of milk and honey or are Eccles, Pendlebury and Swinton a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Worsley

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of July 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Worsley. Naturally the more urban and more central areas will have a higher rate of crime, but often you can be surprised when that is not the case and that is the area you want to move to.

Polcing Area Voilent Crimes
Broadoak Park 0
Bridgewater Canal 0
Swinton 0
Moorside 0
Dales Brow 0
Wardley 0
Monton 0
Alder Forest 0
Pendlebury 0
Swinton Park 0

The English Indices of Deprivation also has crime statistics for Worsley. These statitics are published by the government every 2-3 years. They are a measure of how likely you are to be a victim of personal or material crime in an area, such as muggings or burglary. We've collated an average rank for all the Lower Super Output Areas (LSOA) in each ward in and around Worsley. The table below shows ten wards in this area, from the best to the worst.

Ward Average rank in England
Swinton North (Best) 11278/32845
Worsley 11986/32845
Claremont 14122/32845
Boothstown and Ellenbrook 15619/32845
Barton 5280/32845
Eccles 6921/32845
Pendlebury 7220/32845
Winton 7297/32845
Walkden South 8853/32845
Swinton South (Worst) 9143/32845
Reader Opinion:

Eccles, you can only judge a sh*thole by what passes through it

Your Health in Worsley

If you are thinking of moving to Worsley, you want to know if the place is likely to put you on a downward spiral of ill health. We've taken the healh question from the latest census to find out and how Worsley compares to its neighbouring local authorities. People were asked to rate their current health from very bad to very good;

Local Authority Very Bad Bad Fair Good Very Good
Manchester 1.72% 5.37% 12.45% 31.69% 48.76%
Wigan 1.49% 5.7% 14.72% 32.7% 45.39%
Salford (Worsley) 1.7% 5.87% 14.04% 32.35% 46.03%
Trafford 1.13% 4.09% 12.16% 31.64% 50.97%

The English Indices of Deprivation also has health statistics for Worsley. They measures the risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life through poor physical or mental health, lovely! We've collated an average rank for all the Lower Super Output Areas (LSOA) in each ward in and around Worsley. The table below shows ten wards in this area, from the best to the worst;

Ward Average rank in England
Walkden South (Best) 10555/32845
Boothstown and Ellenbrook 14424/32845
Worsley 15547/32845
Barton 2087/32845
Pendlebury 4813/32845
Winton 5162/32845
Swinton North 6753/32845
Eccles 7422/32845
Claremont 7430/32845
Swinton South (Worst) 8148/32845
Reader Opinion:

Swinton is a sewer, I moved here from Macclesfield, big mistake!

Deprivation in Worsley

Using the English Indices of Deprivation statistics, we've collated the average Index of Multiple Deprivation rank of all the LSOAs in the wards in and around Worsley. In layman's terms, this is how rough the ward is based on mutiple measures of deprivation including; employment, income, health, crime, housing and outside space.

Ward Average rank in England
Swinton North (Best) 10585/32845
Eccles 11471/32845
Swinton South 13090/32845
Claremont 14814/32845
Walkden South 16703/32845
Worsley 23744/32845
Boothstown and Ellenbrook 25530/32845
Barton 4101/32845
Winton 7715/32845
Pendlebury (Worst) 8537/32845

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