abcdefghijkl scottish index of multiple deprivation 2004 and scottish neighbourhood statistics...

of 31/31
Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation 2004 and Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics Robert Williams

Post on 25-Dec-2015




0 download

Embed Size (px)


  • Slide 1
  • abcdefghijkl Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation 2004 and Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics Robert Williams
  • Slide 2
  • abcdefghijkl Hope to cover today Background to SIMD Results Can and cant do General Scottish Executive Uses Introduction to SNS
  • Slide 3
  • abcdefghijkl Defining deprivation Deprivation focuses on the lack of goods, services or social relations or inadequate physical or social environment which results from a lack of financial resources It is a relative measure where standards are defined in relation to social norms or expectations
  • Slide 4
  • abcdefghijkl SIMD Background Long-Term Strategy - 2003 interim index developed by Oxford University - consultation by Scottish Centre for Research on Social Justice Commitment to using better data, better geography and providing regular updates Results in construction of an improved index over the next ten years
  • Slide 5
  • abcdefghijkl SIMD 2004 Well respected methodology developed by Oxford University 6 domains Current Income, Employment, Health, Education, Access, Housing 31 separate indicators
  • Slide 6
  • abcdefghijkl SIMD 2004 New data zone geography Splits Scotland into 6505 small areas Ranking of small areas for each domain and by overall multiple measure Identifies pockets of deprivation
  • Slide 7
  • abcdefghijkl Local Authority share of most deprived 15% of data zones across Scotland
  • Slide 8
  • abcdefghijkl Deprivation within a Local Authority Local AuthorityTotal PopulationPopulation in most deprived 15% of data zones across Scotland % of LA population in most deprived 15% of data zones across Scotland Number and Percentage of population which are income deprived Glasgow City57786930877353.4%160474 (27.8%) Inverclyde842032784833.1%15802 (18.8%) Dundee City1456634122128.3%28741 (18.6%) Edinburgh City4486245053011.3%52821 (11.8%) East Lothian9008800.0%9545 (10.6%)
  • Slide 9
  • abcdefghijkl Most Deprived 5% of data zones Most Deprived 15% of data zones
  • Slide 10
  • Edinburgh City
  • Slide 11
  • Slide 12
  • Glasgow City
  • Slide 13
  • abcdefghijkl Uses of SIMD 2004 SEs official measure of area based multiple deprivation Identify Scotlands most deprived areas Support funding allocations or bids Look at emerging problems
  • Slide 14
  • abcdefghijkl Uses of SIMD 2004 Help SE measure progress on a range of Closing the Opportunity Gap and portfolio targets on deprived areas - To promote community regeneration of the most deprived neighbourhoods, through improvements by 2008 in employability, education, health, access to local services, and quality of the local environment. Community Regeneration Fund
  • Slide 15
  • abcdefghijkl Community Regeneration Fund 318m over 3 years (2005/2006 - 2007/2008) Two thirds allocated to the most deprived 15% of data zones Remaining third allocated to CPPs with above average (>15%) concentrations of deprivation Transitional arrangements
  • Slide 16
  • abcdefghijkl Regeneration Outcome Agreement Guidance issued 12 August 80% of CRF funding targeted at the most deprived geographical communities Up to 20% on thematic or group basis Flexibility if strong case Expect strong correlation with SIMD areas
  • Slide 17
  • abcdefghijkl What the indices dont do Relative measure so dont do: Absolute difference between areas Comparisons over time BUT SIMD indicators and SNS can be used Not a measure of Most affluent Not all living in deprived areas are deprived
  • Slide 18
  • abcdefghijkl Long term strategy Developing existing domains Developing new domains Crime Physical Environment Other Financial Resources Social Relations & Capital
  • Slide 19
  • abcdefghijkl Next SIMD SIMD 2006 Data zone population estimates from GROS New and developed domains? Data for housing domain? Explaining change: SIMD 2004 and 2006
  • Slide 20
  • abcdefghijkl Introduction to SNS Programme to improve small area statistics 2001 Onwards Data supports a number of the SEs commitments Those with small area emphasis Closing the Opportunity Gap Area deprivation: SIMD Access to Central Government information will improve policy development at a local level
  • Slide 21
  • abcdefghijkl SNS Data Development Deprivation Population Housing Education Health Community care Labour market Benefits Access Physical Environment Data zone is the key geography
  • Slide 22
  • abcdefghijkl Access to SNS Freely available over Internet SNS Data Download CD SNS Geography CD
  • Slide 23
  • SNS Statistical Analysis SNS Tabular outputs SNS Thematic mapping outputs Analysis based on SNS and SIMD
  • Slide 24
  • Edinburgh North and Leith: View data in tabular format
  • Slide 25
  • View data in thematic map format: Percentage of the population on key income benefits and credits
  • Slide 26
  • Average tariff score of pupils on the S4 roll
  • Slide 27
  • Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation 2004 : Decile
  • Slide 28
  • abcdefghijkl
  • Slide 29
  • 15% Most DeprivedOther 85%Total Employment Rate55.2%76.6%73.4% Unemployment Rate12.2%4.9%5.8% Economic Activity Rate63.0%80.6%78.0%
  • Slide 30
  • abcdefghijkl Number of pupils Average Tariff Score Most deprived 5% of data zones in Scotland 3294114 Most deprived 10% of data zones in Scotland 7219118 Most deprived 15% of data zones in Scotland 10513122 All Scotland61009168
  • Slide 31
  • abcdefghijkl Further Information SNS SIMD 2004 Closing the Opportunity Gap CRF and ROA Guidance wedo/Communityregeneratinfund.asp wedo/Communityregeneratinfund.asp