Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Borehamwood Hillside, Hertsmere

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Borehamwood Hillside, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Borehamwood Hillside, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Hertsmere. 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 5 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 Borehamwood Hillside 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 Borehamwood Hillside. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Borehamwood Hillside. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Hertsmere.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Hertsmere 011E 24.957 10794/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011A 18.377 15808/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011D 17.901 16213/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011B 12.756 21323/32,844 7
Hertsmere 011C 10.994 23346/32,844 8

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Income Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Borehamwood Hillside. 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
Hertsmere 011E 0.165 9228/32,844 3
Hertsmere 011D 0.122 13407/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011A 0.088 18182/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011B 0.072 21182/32,844 7
Hertsmere 011C 0.071 21243/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Borehamwood Hillside 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
Hertsmere 011E 0.122 9401/32,844 3
Hertsmere 011D 0.085 15162/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011B 0.077 17022/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011A 0.072 18138/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011C 0.062 20939/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Borehamwood Hillside population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (15152/32,844) in Borehamwood Hillside is less than the adult average rank (15871/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Hertsmere 011E 33.023 7434/32,844 3
Hertsmere 011D 19.699 13941/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011B 14.271 17925/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011A 13.995 18168/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011C 11.353 20557/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Borehamwood Hillside

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Borehamwood Hillside. 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
Hertsmere 011A 0.357 10890/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011E -0.139 18215/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011D -0.28 20341/32,844 7
Hertsmere 011C -0.495 23353/32,844 8
Hertsmere 011B -0.63 25081/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Borehamwood Hillside. 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
Hertsmere 011A 0.562 8234/32,844 3
Hertsmere 011D 0.514 8894/32,844 3
Hertsmere 011B 0.271 12368/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011E 0.06 15739/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011C 0.034 16165/32,844 5

There were 245 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Borehamwood Hillside in February 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Borehamwood Hillside

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Borehamwood Hillside. 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
Hertsmere 011E 33.474 4828/32,844 2
Hertsmere 011A 29.656 7207/32,844 3
Hertsmere 011D 24.314 11804/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011C 21.845 14511/32,844 5
Hertsmere 011B 20.555 15999/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Borehamwood Hillside. 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
Hertsmere 011A -0.066 17515/32,844 6
Hertsmere 011B -0.35 21855/32,844 7
Hertsmere 011C -0.59 25042/32,844 8
Hertsmere 011D -1.142 29961/32,844 10
Hertsmere 011E -1.316 30861/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Borehamwood Hillside

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Borehamwood Hillside. 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
Hertsmere 011C 0.205 12069/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011B 0.156 12774/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011E 0.151 12852/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011D 0.138 13055/32,844 4
Hertsmere 011A 0.032 14770/32,844 5

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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