Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Berechurch, Colchester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Berechurch, Colchester, Essex

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Berechurch, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Colchester. 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 7 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 Berechurch 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 Berechurch. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Berechurch

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Berechurch. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Colchester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Colchester 018B 30.926 7590/32,844 3
Colchester 018E 28.007 9029/32,844 3
Colchester 018A 26.715 9750/32,844 3
Colchester 018C 25.802 10310/32,844 4
Colchester 018F 24.756 10913/32,844 4
Colchester 016B 22.351 12501/32,844 4
Colchester 018D 20.134 14227/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Berechurch

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Berechurch. 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
Colchester 018B 0.179 8080/32,844 3
Colchester 018F 0.163 9347/32,844 3
Colchester 018C 0.155 10049/32,844 4
Colchester 016B 0.143 11135/32,844 4
Colchester 018E 0.139 11526/32,844 4
Colchester 018A 0.12 13738/32,844 5
Colchester 018D 0.112 14709/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Berechurch

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Berechurch 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
Colchester 018B 0.12 9719/32,844 3
Colchester 018E 0.116 10204/32,844 4
Colchester 018F 0.112 10812/32,844 4
Colchester 016B 0.102 12197/32,844 4
Colchester 018A 0.1 12454/32,844 4
Colchester 018D 0.1 12623/32,844 4
Colchester 018C 0.084 15394/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Berechurch

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Berechurch population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5566/32,844) in Berechurch is less than the adult average rank (8478/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Colchester 018B 45.299 4100/32,844 2
Colchester 018E 43.679 4489/32,844 2
Colchester 018D 39.145 5597/32,844 2
Colchester 018A 35.824 6503/32,844 2
Colchester 018C 35.494 6607/32,844 3
Colchester 018F 29.546 8766/32,844 3
Colchester 016B 26.998 9823/32,844 3

Health Deprivation and Disability in Berechurch

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Berechurch. 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
Colchester 018E 0.681 7068/32,844 3
Colchester 018B 0.677 7104/32,844 3
Colchester 018A 0.489 9220/32,844 3
Colchester 018C 0.251 12320/32,844 4
Colchester 018F 0.2 13054/32,844 4
Colchester 016B 0.042 15365/32,844 5
Colchester 018D -0.045 16694/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Berechurch

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Berechurch. 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
Colchester 018A 1.149 2531/32,844 1
Colchester 018C 0.933 4101/32,844 2
Colchester 018B 0.723 6248/32,844 2
Colchester 018E 0.714 6342/32,844 2
Colchester 016B 0.58 7993/32,844 3
Colchester 018D 0.021 16362/32,844 5
Colchester 018F 0.004 16616/32,844 6

There were 85 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Berechurch in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Berechurch

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Berechurch. 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
Colchester 018F 34.737 4202/32,844 2
Colchester 018A 29.933 7013/32,844 3
Colchester 018C 29.062 7597/32,844 3
Colchester 016B 27.224 9058/32,844 3
Colchester 018B 26.624 9621/32,844 3
Colchester 018E 24.201 11933/32,844 4
Colchester 018D 21.5 14902/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Berechurch

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Berechurch. 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
Colchester 018B 0.077 15255/32,844 5
Colchester 018C 0.049 15682/32,844 5
Colchester 018E -0.083 17765/32,844 6
Colchester 018D -0.11 18188/32,844 6
Colchester 016B -0.537 24365/32,844 8
Colchester 018F -0.624 25461/32,844 8
Colchester 018A -0.66 25880/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Berechurch

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Berechurch. 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
Colchester 018F -0.467 23034/32,844 8
Colchester 018A -0.59 24762/32,844 8
Colchester 018D -0.661 25699/32,844 8
Colchester 018E -0.784 27215/32,844 9
Colchester 018B -0.815 27580/32,844 9
Colchester 018C -0.884 28346/32,844 9
Colchester 016B -0.937 28892/32,844 9

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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