Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Bersted, Arun

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Bersted, Arun, West Sussex

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Bersted, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Arun. 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 6 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 Bersted 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 Bersted. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Bersted. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Arun.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Arun 014A 44.036 3247/32,844 1
Arun 012C 19.675 14642/32,844 5
Arun 012A 17.604 16469/32,844 6
Arun 012B 16.509 17460/32,844 6
Arun 012D 15.84 18091/32,844 6
Arun 012E 14.696 19235/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Bersted. 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
Arun 014A 0.253 3905/32,844 2
Arun 012A 0.117 14021/32,844 5
Arun 012C 0.114 14464/32,844 5
Arun 012D 0.089 18039/32,844 6
Arun 012E 0.086 18463/32,844 6
Arun 012B 0.076 20344/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Bersted 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
Arun 014A 0.161 5655/32,844 2
Arun 012B 0.079 16475/32,844 6
Arun 012C 0.073 17982/32,844 6
Arun 012A 0.073 17986/32,844 6
Arun 012D 0.063 20723/32,844 7
Arun 012E 0.051 24394/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Bersted population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5987/32,844) in Bersted is less than the adult average rank (9766/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Arun 014A 71.325 691/32,844 1
Arun 012C 39.383 5525/32,844 2
Arun 012D 38.869 5670/32,844 2
Arun 012E 34.145 7051/32,844 3
Arun 012A 25.535 10552/32,844 4
Arun 012B 19.733 13922/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Bersted. 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
Arun 014A 1.403 1866/32,844 1
Arun 012D 0.098 14551/32,844 5
Arun 012C 0.065 15012/32,844 5
Arun 012B -0.033 16516/32,844 6
Arun 012E -0.09 17403/32,844 6
Arun 012A -0.189 18971/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Bersted. 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
Arun 012B 0.37 10874/32,844 4
Arun 012A 0.299 11949/32,844 4
Arun 014A 0.228 13066/32,844 4
Arun 012C -0.156 18976/32,844 6
Arun 012D -0.27 20627/32,844 7
Arun 012E -0.537 24291/32,844 8

There were 21 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Bersted in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Bersted. 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
Arun 012B 29.425 7361/32,844 3
Arun 014A 28.811 7800/32,844 3
Arun 012C 23.467 12706/32,844 4
Arun 012E 22.625 13605/32,844 5
Arun 012A 21.631 14745/32,844 5
Arun 012D 16.025 21641/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Bersted. 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
Arun 012C 0.41 10392/32,844 4
Arun 012A 0.183 13575/32,844 5
Arun 012E 0.12 14597/32,844 5
Arun 014A 0.022 16109/32,844 5
Arun 012D -0.153 18883/32,844 6
Arun 012B -0.555 24595/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Bersted

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Bersted. 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
Arun 012A -0.279 19969/32,844 7
Arun 012D -0.291 20202/32,844 7
Arun 012E -0.301 20358/32,844 7
Arun 012B -0.359 21337/32,844 7
Arun 012C -0.488 23307/32,844 8
Arun 014A -0.536 23977/32,844 8

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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