Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Abbey Hill, Ashfield

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Abbey Hill, Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Abbey Hill, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Ashfield. We have combined these statitics into an English ward level, as most people are familiar with this geospacial area in their town or city. Here are those 4 marked on a map:

Each area has its own decile score. This is where each LSOA in England is ranked according to the level of deprivation and split into 10 equal groups. A decile score of 1 means the area is in the top 10% of deprived areas, 2 is equal to the top 20% and so forth. To simply these scores and apply them to a ward, we have created the iLiveHere rating. This takes the average decile score of all the LSOAs in a ward and converts that into a rating out of 10, where 1 is the best and 10 is the worst. We have then used to traffic light colour system as an at-a-glance reference. As you scroll down this page, the more red ratings you see, the more deprived Abbey Hill is. Indices of Deprivation statistics and are broken down into domains of deprivation or more simply, categories. These category scores are combined using a percentage weighting to give a an LSOA its final indices of deprivation score, decile and rank:

  • Income Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Employment Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Education, Skills and Training Deprivation (13.5%)
  • Health Deprivation and Disability (13.5%)
  • Crime (9.3%)
  • Barriers to Housing and Services (9.3%)
  • Living Environment Deprivation (9.3%)
Below we have split the Living Environment Deprivation category into its sub-categories. We think having individual iLiveHere ratings for Inside Environment and Outside Environment provides a better insight to the housing quality and outside space in Abbey Hill. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Abbey Hill

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Abbey Hill. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Ashfield.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Ashfield 007B 59.223 985/32,844 1
Ashfield 008A 46.353 2788/32,844 1
Ashfield 007D 33.291 6548/32,844 2
Ashfield 007C 23.474 11713/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Abbey Hill

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Abbey Hill. The definition of low income the government uses to compile these statistics includes those who are out-of-work (for any reason, not just unemployment) and those that are in work but satisfy the IMD means tests. In the real world, this means they may qualify for means tested benefits such as Universal Credit or legacy benefits such as Working Tax Credits. You should not to assume that this rating is an indicator of overall poverty in this ward.
LSOA Name Income Score Income Rank (England) Income Decile
Ashfield 007B 0.337 1266/32,844 1
Ashfield 008A 0.27 3213/32,844 1
Ashfield 007D 0.197 6865/32,844 3
Ashfield 007C 0.122 13490/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Abbey Hill

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Abbey Hill who are excluded from the jobs market. These are people who are involuntarily deprived of work. The IMD domains include people who are unemployment, those who are sick or disabled, and carers. Since the government no longer publishes percentage figures for unemployment after the introduction of Universal Credit, his is now the only reliable indictor of joblessness in this ward. The higher the iLiveHere rating, the harder it could be to get work.
LSOA Name Employment Score Employment Rank (England) Employment Decile
Ashfield 007B 0.278 738/32,844 1
Ashfield 008A 0.198 3250/32,844 1
Ashfield 007D 0.16 5706/32,844 2
Ashfield 007C 0.125 9101/32,844 3

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Abbey Hill

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Abbey Hill population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (4249/32,844) in Abbey Hill is less than the adult average rank (4506/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Ashfield 007B 85.454 136/32,844 1
Ashfield 008A 62.522 1445/32,844 1
Ashfield 007D 41.833 4920/32,844 2
Ashfield 007C 26.031 10308/32,844 4

Health Deprivation and Disability in Abbey Hill

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is indictor of the risk of dying prematurely or having your quality of life impaired through poor physical or mental health in Abbey Hill. The IMD domain measures morbidity, disability and premature mortality. However, it does not take into consideration but personal behaviour or environmental factors that may be predictive of future health problems. See Outdoor Deprivation for depivation that includes environmental factors such as local pullution levels.
LSOA Name Health Score Health Rank (England) Health Decile
Ashfield 007B 1.123 3362/32,844 2
Ashfield 008A 1.087 3631/32,844 2
Ashfield 007D 1.034 3977/32,844 2
Ashfield 007C 0.38 10591/32,844 4

Crime Deprivation in Abbey Hill

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Abbey Hill. In policing statistics, this is known as 'street level crime' and includes offences such as robbery, burglary and other personal violent crime.
LSOA Name Crime Score Crime Rank (England) Crime Decile
Ashfield 008A 1.316 1683/32,844 1
Ashfield 007B 1.204 2215/32,844 1
Ashfield 007C 1.079 2941/32,844 1
Ashfield 007D 0.255 12646/32,844 4

There were 82 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Abbey Hill in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Abbey Hill

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Abbey Hill. I bad rating in an urban area indicates how unaffordable the housing could be. A bad rating in a rural area is an indicator of the absense of local services.
LSOA Name Barriers Score Barriers Rank (England) Barriers Decile
Ashfield 007D 21.141 15337/32,844 5
Ashfield 007B 20.515 16045/32,844 5
Ashfield 008A 16.593 20933/32,844 7
Ashfield 007C 9.629 28955/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Abbey Hill

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Abbey Hill. A bad rating in an equally income deprived ward, could be because of poorly maintained rented accomodation. A bad rating in a non income deprived area, could be because the small size of housing in relation to costs.
LSOA Name Inside Score Inside Rank (England) Inside Decile
Ashfield 008A 0.01 16296/32,844 5
Ashfield 007D -0.139 18641/32,844 6
Ashfield 007C -1.092 29691/32,844 10
Ashfield 007B -1.262 30600/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Abbey Hill

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Abbey Hill. The IMD domains measure the air quality and the rate of road traffic accidents in each LSOA.
LSOA Name Outside Score Outside (England) Outside Decile
Ashfield 007D 0.098 13705/32,844 5
Ashfield 007C -0.043 16011/32,844 5
Ashfield 008A -0.056 16213/32,844 5
Ashfield 007B -0.435 22578/32,844 7

Disclaimer: Although every care has been taken to make sure there are no mistakes in the data presented on this page, you should verify these figures with the official data source.

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