Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Bridge, Ipswich

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Bridge, Ipswich, Suffolk

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

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Overall Deprivation in Bridge

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Bridge. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Ipswich.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Ipswich 012G 51.358 1978/32,844 1
Ipswich 012F 36.839 5253/32,844 2
Ipswich 012D 35.609 5674/32,844 2
Ipswich 012B 33.689 6378/32,844 2
Ipswich 012A 29.375 8312/32,844 3
Ipswich 012C 19.355 14954/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Bridge

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Bridge. 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
Ipswich 012G 0.249 4083/32,844 2
Ipswich 012D 0.242 4402/32,844 2
Ipswich 012F 0.21 6081/32,844 2
Ipswich 012A 0.171 8710/32,844 3
Ipswich 012B 0.156 9937/32,844 4
Ipswich 012C 0.115 14271/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Bridge

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Bridge 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
Ipswich 012G 0.215 2476/32,844 1
Ipswich 012D 0.165 5315/32,844 2
Ipswich 012B 0.133 8162/32,844 3
Ipswich 012F 0.114 10465/32,844 4
Ipswich 012A 0.114 10469/32,844 4
Ipswich 012C 0.087 14827/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Bridge

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Bridge population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5306/32,844) in Bridge is less than the adult average rank (7336/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Ipswich 012F 58.261 1940/32,844 1
Ipswich 012D 45.93 3968/32,844 2
Ipswich 012B 41.494 4998/32,844 2
Ipswich 012G 40.982 5127/32,844 2
Ipswich 012A 36.751 6252/32,844 2
Ipswich 012C 23.433 11656/32,844 4

Health Deprivation and Disability in Bridge

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 Bridge. 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
Ipswich 012B 1.248 2607/32,844 1
Ipswich 012G 1.211 2799/32,844 1
Ipswich 012D 1.095 3561/32,844 2
Ipswich 012F 0.826 5670/32,844 2
Ipswich 012C 0.173 13425/32,844 5
Ipswich 012A 0.132 14007/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Bridge

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 Bridge. 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
Ipswich 012G 1.618 748/32,844 1
Ipswich 012A 0.883 4551/32,844 2
Ipswich 012C 0.716 6326/32,844 2
Ipswich 012B 0.683 6689/32,844 3
Ipswich 012F 0.462 9596/32,844 3
Ipswich 012D -0.008 16814/32,844 6

There were 679 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Bridge in November 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Bridge

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Bridge. 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
Ipswich 012G 35.605 3803/32,844 2
Ipswich 012F 34.199 4478/32,844 2
Ipswich 012B 23.105 13092/32,844 4
Ipswich 012A 19.896 16776/32,844 6
Ipswich 012C 18.375 18645/32,844 6
Ipswich 012D 16.695 20816/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Bridge

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Bridge. 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
Ipswich 012A 1.085 3218/32,844 1
Ipswich 012G 1.065 3370/32,844 2
Ipswich 012F 0.758 6137/32,844 2
Ipswich 012B 0.71 6685/32,844 3
Ipswich 012D 0.287 12044/32,844 4
Ipswich 012C -0.301 21167/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Bridge

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Bridge. 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
Ipswich 012G 0.007 15195/32,844 5
Ipswich 012A -0.246 19409/32,844 6
Ipswich 012B -0.361 21366/32,844 7
Ipswich 012F -0.387 21827/32,844 7
Ipswich 012C -0.397 21974/32,844 7
Ipswich 012D -0.676 25862/32,844 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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