Roseworth ward profile
Roseworth Ward is in Stockton North and is home to just under 7,400 people. Experian Mosaic Public Sector (EMPS) tells us it is likely to be predominantly home to families with children who are likely to have limited resources and squeezed budgets who either own their own low-cost home or rent from social landlords. Most preferred method of contact is likely to be SMS or Mobile and residents in this Ward are likely to be regular users of Social Networks. According to the Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) 2019, it is the 6th (out of 26, with 26th being least deprived) most deprived Ward in Stockton-on-Tees Borough.
The ward is home to below Stockton-on-Tees Borough, North East and England proportions of households occupied by one family, all aged 65+; above proportions of households occupied by single person aged 65+; and, above proportions of residents providing unpaid care. At the same time, the Ward is home to above Borough average proportions of adults receiving adult social care services and new recipients of the same. Additionally, just 1.4% of all recipients of home care provided by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council live in this Ward.
Arts, leisure and culture
The ward is home to the same Stockton-on-Tees Borough average proportions of households likely to participate in sport more than 2 hours per week; average proportions of households likely to participate in sport up to 2 hours per week; and, average proportion of households unlikely to exercise. Residents in this Ward are likely to have average Borough proportions of residents who have read or bought ten or more books in the last 12 months.
Children and young people
Roseworth has below Stockton-on-Tees Borough average uptake of free childcare for 2-year olds; and, amounts of vacant 30-hour places for 3 and 4 year olds. Roseworth has above Borough proportion of pupils aged 4-16 years who are eligible for free school meals; proportion of children and young people aged 4-19 years recorded with SEN involvement; and, proportion of young people aged 16-18 in government training schemes; and, young people in employment and apprenticeships.
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 the end of Reception is greater; while at the same time the proportion of pupils achieving Expected Standard in combined Reading, Writing and Maths at Key Stage 2 is smaller. Pupils' average Attainment 8 score is smaller; pupils' average Progress 8 score is greater. The proportion of pupils achieving 5+ in English and Maths GCSE is smaller than the average recorded for the Borough, the North East and England. The proportion of pupils achieving 4+ in English and Maths is the same as the Borough average and higher than the North East and English average. At the same time, the Ward has a smaller proportion of young people aged 16-18 in full time education.
Considering the Ward against the North East and the Borough only, it is home to a greater proportion of young people aged 16-18 not in education, employment or training (NEET) and a smaller proportion of young people aged 16-18 recorded NEET because unavailable to work. In terms of safeguarding, the Ward is home to 6.5% of the Borough's Children in Need (CiN), 7.4% of the Borough's children subject to a Child Protection Plan (CPP) and 2.5% of the Borough's Children in Our Care (CiOC).
The ward was the location for 4.2% of Stockton-on-Tees Borough's recorded crimes; 5.5% of domestic abuse crimes; 4.4% of recorded criminal damage and arson offences; 4.5% of recorded theft offences (excl. burglary, vehicle crime or robbery); and, 3.6% of all recorded anti-social behaviour incidents.
In comparison with the Borough and England, the Ward has a higher rate per 1,000 population for criminal damage and arson, while at the same time recording a lower rate in comparison with the North East. The rate of crime recorded per 1,000 people was greater than the Borough but less than for England and the North East; and, recorded theft offences (exc. burglary, vehicle crime or robbery) per 1,000 population was greater than the Borough, but lower than for the North East and England. Recorded anti-social behaviour incident rate per 1,000 population was lower in the Ward than the Borough. and, the rate of domestic abuse crime recorded rate per 1,000 population was greater in the Ward than the Borough and England. Considering fires, the Ward was the location for 0.03% of all primary and 0.08% of secondary 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 who have elementary occupations; residents who are process, plant and machine operatives; residents who work in sales and customer service occupations; adults with no qualifications; residents who travel to work on foot; residents aged 16-64 claiming Universal Credit; and, residents aged 18-24 claiming Universal Credit. The Ward has fewer residents aged 16 and above with a degree, HNC or professional qualifications and economically active self-employed residents. In addition, the Ward has more residents that travel to work by bus or train than the Borough and the North East, but less than England.
Comparing the Ward with the Borough overall, it is home to the same 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 unlikely to be comfortable using online banking and likely to be considered internet 'savvy' is the same as the Borough average, as is the proportion of households likely to access social networking sites more than times per day.
The ward is the location for 2.2% of Stockton-on-Tees Borough's fly tipping removals. Compared with the Borough and England, the Ward is home to greater proportion of households in fuel poverty, while in comparison with the North East the proportion is lower. Of those properties with an Energy Certificate rating, the highest proportion is within Category D. The Ward is home to more residents who are social renters, but a smaller proportion of residents who are private renters than would be the case for the Borough, the North East and England The Ward also has a smaller proportion of house owners than in comparison with the Borough, the North East and England.
The average and median house prices for prices for all sold property is smaller than for the Borough, the North East and England. In comparison with the Borough overall, the Ward is home to more households in Council Tax band A. At the same time, it is also home to fewer households in Council Tax bands: B, C, D, E and F. There are no households in Council Tax band's G and H in the ward.
Health and wellbeing
The ward is home to both lower male and female life expectancy than is the case for Stockton- on-Tees Borough and England, at the same time, the proportion of people reporting a life limiting long term illness or disability is higher. The proportion of residents with prevalence of severe back pain is higher than is the case for the Borough and England. In terms of childhood obesity rates, proportions are higher at both Reception Year and Year Six than is the case for the Borough and England.
Overall, emergency hospital admission rates are higher 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 lower than is the case for the Borough. Overall incident rates of Cancer (All Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Prostate Cancer and Lung Cancer) is higher than is the case for the Borough, while incident rates in relation Breast Cancer is lower. Overall death rates are higher than is the case for the Borough in relation to All Causes (all ages and under 75 years), those deaths considered preventable, cancer, circulatory disease, coronary heart disease, respiratory disease and strokes.
The ward has a larger proportion of residents aged 0-19 than is the case across Stockton-on-Tees Borough, the North East and England and smaller proportions respectively of residents aged 16-64 and 65+. Also, in comparison with the Borough, the North East and England overall, the Ward is home to a greater proportion of families with dependent children; a smaller proportion of BME population; and, a smaller proportion of residents identifying as Christian than the Borough, but more than the North East and England.
Around 90% of the Ward population aged 18+ are registered to vote and 42 young people aged 16 and 17 are registered.