Community Network Profiles
Last updated: 29/10/2012
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These profiles are the first step towards providing a clearer
view of a range of statistical information about people and places
within the community network areas. They have been put together to
improve our understanding of communities within each of the network
areas and will help to inform service delivery.
Generic Profile : The profile provide a range of information
about the local area including statistics on community safety,
deprivation, population, housing and employment. It provides
an overview of the community network’s characteristics and show
that in many cases there are significant variations within the
Area profiles provide an overview of a wide range of data
relating to a local area. They include information abut the
population and the economic, environmental and social circumstances
within it. The profiles are a useful tool in helping to
understand more about the quality of life within a chosen area.
They can be used alongside other performance information and
consultation with the community to develop services and shape
priorities within local areas.
Area profiles focus on small geographic areas
and allow us to identify inequalities and issues within an area.
The profiles allow us to understand more about the variations
across the county and higher and lower performing areas.
The Community Intelligence team has created
profiles for all
Smaller than Network areas, Lower Layer Super
Output Areas (LSOAs) are a statistical geography designed for the
collection and publication of small area statistics. Each
LSOA has an average population of 1,500 and a minimum of 1,000.
LSOAs in this network area can also be viewed
on the Community Intelligence page for all network areas.
To find out more about LSOAs see the Office
National Statistics website