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Home Council Statistics and research Poverty and deprivation Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011

Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011

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The 2011 WIMD information for Conwy County Borough.
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The Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011 (WIMD) is the official measure of deprivation for small areas in Wales.
It measures different types of deprivation, called 'domains', to help identify areas where there are clusters of deprivation. The results for all Super Output Areas (SOAs, subdivisions of electoral divisions/wards) in Wales are ranked against each other, to give relative measures of deprivation.

Areas in Conwy which fall within the top 10% most deprived in Wales for each domain are as follows:

  • Multiple deprivation (overall index) - Glyn 2; Tudno 2
  • Income - Glyn 2; Llysfaen 1; Tudno 2
  • Employment - Glyn 2; Rhiw 3; Abergele Pensarn; Tudno 2
  • Health - Glyn 2; Towyn 
  • Education - none
  • Housing - Gogarth 1; Glyn 2; Pentre Mawr 1; Tudno 2; Craig-y-Don 1; Tudno 1; Rhiw 3; Colwyn 2; Mostyn 1; Mostyn 2; Llandrillo yn Rhos 4; Pant-yr-afon/Penmaenan 2; Conwy 1; Gele 1
  • Environment - Kinmel Bay 4; Kinmel Bay 2; Kinmel Bay 1; Kinmel Bay 3; Tudno 1; Conwy 1; Mostyn 2; Towyn; Tudno 2
  • Access to services - Llansannan; Uwchaled; Uwch Conwy; Llangernyw; Betws yn Rhos; Eglwysbach
  • Community safety - Glyn 2; Llysfaen 1; Gogarth 1; Glyn 1

More information (including maps) can be found in this research bulletin or by clicking here to visit the Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation on the Welsh Government site.

Please let us know if there is any other statistical information you think it would be useful to provide on this website.

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