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Ingleby Barwick West ward profile

Ingleby Barwick West Ward is in Stockton South and is home to just under 12,700 people. Experian Mosaic Public Sector (EMPS) tells us it is likely to be predominantly home to families with children who enjoy a good level of household income, living in upmarket suburban homes. Most preferred method of contact is likely to be E-mail and SMS with residents in this Ward likely to access the internet on a frequent basis. According to the Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) 2019, it is the 25th (out of 26, with 26th being least deprived) most deprived Ward in Stockton-on-Tees Borough.

Adult services

The ward is home to below Stockton-on-Tees Borough, North East and England proportions of residents providing unpaid care, households occupied by a single person and families aged 65+, adults receiving adult social care services and new recipients of the same. Additionally, just 0.5% of all recipients of home care provided by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council live in this Ward.

 

Arts, leisure and culture

Ingleby Barwick East is home to above Stockton-on-Tees Borough average proportions of households likely to participate in sport both up to and more than 2 hours per week and below Borough average proportions of households unlikely to exercise. Residents in this Ward are more likely than the Borough average to have bought or read ten or more books in the last 12 months.

 

Children and young people

The Ward's characteristics in terms of Children and Young People are as follows. Ingleby Barwick West has above Stockton-on- Tees Borough average uptake of free childcare for 2-year olds. The proportion of vacant 30-hour places for 3 and 4-year olds is the same as the Borough average while the proportion of pupils (aged 4-16) who are eligible for free school meals is below Borough average. The proportion of children and young people (aged 4-19) recorded with SEN involvement and the proportion of young people aged 16-18 in government training schemes, employment and apprenticeships is below Borough average.

Comparing the Ward with the Borough, the North East and England overall, the proportion of pupils achieving a good level of development at Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), as at end of Reception is greater; the proportion of pupils achieving Expected Standard in combined Reading, Writing and Maths at Key Stage 2 is greater; pupils' average Attainment 8 score is greater; pupils' average Progress 8 score is greater; the proportion of pupils achieving 5+ in English and Maths GCSE is greater; the proportion of pupils achieving 4+ in English and Maths is greater; and, the proportion of young people aged 16-18 in full time education is greater.

Considering the Ward against the North East, the Borough and England, it is home to fewer young people aged 16-18 not in education, employment or training (NEET) and fewer young people aged 16-18 NEET because unavailable for work. In terms of safeguarding, the Ward is home to 2.3% of the Borough's Children in Need (CiN), 1.9% of the Borough's children subject to a Child Protection Plan (CPP) and 1.2% of the Borough's Children in Our Care (CiOC).

 

Community safety

The ward was the location for around 1.9% of Stockton-on-Tees Borough's recorded crimes, 2.5% of recorded criminal damage and arson offences and recorded theft offences, 1.9% of the Borough's domestic abuse crimes took place in the Ward, and 2.9% of the Borough's anti-social behaviour incidents.

In comparison with the Borough, the North East and England, the Ward was the location for a lower rate of recorded crimes per 1,000 people; criminal damage and arson per 1,000 people; and, theft offences per 1,000 people. It is also the location for a smaller rate of anti-social behaviour incidents per 1,000 people than across the Borough, North East and England overall, and, a smaller proportion of domestic abuse incidents. Considering fires, the Ward was the location for 0.09% of all secondary fires in England and no primary fires in England.

 

Economic regeneration and transport

Compared with Stockton-on-Tees Borough, the North East and England overall, the Ward is home to more residents aged 16 and above with a degree, HNC or professional qualification and a smaller proportion of residents aged 16-64 claiming Universal Credit; residents aged 18-24 claiming Universal Credit; residents who have elementary occupations; residents who are process, plant and machine operatives; residents who work in sales and customer service occupations; residents who travel to work by bus or train; residents who travel to work on foot; and, adults with no qualifications.

In comparison with England, the Ward is home to a smaller proportion of residents who are economically active self-employed, but that proportion is greater in this Ward than across the Borough and the North East overall.

Comparing the Ward with the Borough overall, it is home to a significantly smaller proportion of households likely to have a net annual income of <£15K; and households likely to be finding it difficult/very difficult to cope on income. The proportion of households likely to be uncomfortable using online banking is lower than the Borough average while the proportion of residents likely to be considered internet 'savvy' is higher. The proportion of households likely to access social networking sites more than 5 times per day is lower than the national average.

 

Environment and housing

The ward is the location for just 0.7% of Stockton-on-Tees Borough's fly tipping removals. Compared with the Borough, the North East and England, the Ward is home to a smaller proportion of households in fuel poverty; residents who are social renters; and, residents who are private renters. In contrast, the Ward has a larger proportion of house owners than across the Borough, the North East and England overall. Of those households with an Energy Performance Certificate, the highest proportion is within Category C. The average house prices for all sold property are greater than for the Borough and the North East, but lower than for England.

In comparison with the Borough overall, the Ward is home to larger proportions of households in the following Council Tax bands: C, D, E, F and G. At the same time, it is also home to smaller proportions of households in the following Council Tax bands: A, B. There are no households in Council Tax Band H.

 

Health and wellbeing

The ward is home to higher male life expectancy than is the case for Stockton-on-Tees Borough and England, though in consideration of female life expectancy this is slightly lower. The proportion of people reporting a life limiting long term illness or disability is also considerably lower. The proportion of residents with prevalence of severe back pain is lower than is the case for the Borough and England. In terms of childhood obesity rates, proportions are lower at both Reception Year and Year Six than is the case for the Borough and England.

Overall, emergency hospital admission rates are lower than is the case for the Borough (All Causes, COPD, Coronary Heart Disease, Heart Attacks, Strokes and hospital stays for Self-Harm). At the same time, hospital admissions in relation to Hip Fracture for those aged 65+ is higher than is the case for the Borough. Overall incident rates of Cancer (All Cancer, Lung Cancer and Prostate Cancer) is lower than is the case for the Borough, while incident rates in relation Colorectal Cancer and Breast Cancer is higher. Overall death rates in relation to All Causes and All Ages and strokes is higher than is the case for the Borough, while for those aged under 75 the rate is considerably lower, as is the case in relation to those deaths considered preventable, cancer, circulatory disease, coronary heart disease and respiratory disease.

 

Strong communities

The ward has a larger proportion of residents aged 0-19 and residents aged 16-64 and a smaller proportion of residents aged 65+ than is the case across Stockton-on-Tees Borough, the North East and England. In comparison with the Borough, the North East and England overall, the Ward is home to a larger proportion of families with dependent children and residents identifying as Christians. The BME population in this Ward is proportionally larger than across the Borough and the North East, but not England overall. The proportion of residents identifying as non-Christian in this Ward is smaller than across the Borough, the North East and England overall.

Over 90% of the population aged 18+ is registered to vote and 145 young people aged 16 and 17 are registered.

 

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