Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Buckland, Dover

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Buckland, Dover, Kent

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

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Overall Deprivation in Buckland

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Buckland. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Dover.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Dover 011A 48.24 2450/32,844 1
Dover 011D 47.654 2545/32,844 1
Dover 011G 35.452 5730/32,844 2
Dover 012C 30.29 7893/32,844 3
Dover 011C 29.555 8230/32,844 3
Dover 011E 25.627 10406/32,844 4
Dover 011B 22.338 12512/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Buckland

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Buckland. 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
Dover 011A 0.286 2685/32,844 1
Dover 011D 0.279 2913/32,844 1
Dover 011G 0.215 5793/32,844 2
Dover 012C 0.17 8827/32,844 3
Dover 011C 0.167 9042/32,844 3
Dover 011B 0.156 9955/32,844 4
Dover 011E 0.146 10824/32,844 4

Employment Deprivation in Buckland

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Buckland 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
Dover 011A 0.233 1802/32,844 1
Dover 011D 0.207 2814/32,844 1
Dover 011G 0.149 6625/32,844 3
Dover 011E 0.137 7749/32,844 3
Dover 011C 0.126 8977/32,844 3
Dover 012C 0.123 9342/32,844 3
Dover 011B 0.113 10679/32,844 4

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Buckland

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Buckland population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5361/32,844) in Buckland is less than the adult average rank (5815/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Dover 011D 57.919 1985/32,844 1
Dover 011A 55.323 2347/32,844 1
Dover 011E 40.187 5318/32,844 2
Dover 012C 39.674 5444/32,844 2
Dover 011C 39.129 5601/32,844 2
Dover 011G 33.357 7323/32,844 3
Dover 011B 26.304 10151/32,844 4

Health Deprivation and Disability in Buckland

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 Buckland. 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
Dover 011A 1.096 3555/32,844 2
Dover 011D 0.585 8121/32,844 3
Dover 012C 0.554 8465/32,844 3
Dover 011G 0.456 9641/32,844 3
Dover 011E 0.109 14373/32,844 5
Dover 011C 0.014 15777/32,844 5
Dover 011B -0.106 17662/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Buckland

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 Buckland. 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
Dover 011G 1.83 376/32,844 1
Dover 011D 1.708 555/32,844 1
Dover 012C 1.094 2845/32,844 1
Dover 011A 1.088 2881/32,844 1
Dover 011C 1.013 3418/32,844 2
Dover 011E 0.686 6663/32,844 3
Dover 011B 0.372 10844/32,844 4

There were 292 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Buckland in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Buckland

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Buckland. 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
Dover 011C 32.697 5264/32,844 2
Dover 011D 31.548 5941/32,844 2
Dover 011A 26.433 9776/32,844 3
Dover 012C 19.037 17821/32,844 6
Dover 011E 16.86 20610/32,844 7
Dover 011G 16.461 21095/32,844 7
Dover 011B 12.454 26059/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Buckland

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Buckland. 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
Dover 011B 0.766 6033/32,844 2
Dover 011G 0.491 9316/32,844 3
Dover 012C 0.393 10631/32,844 4
Dover 011C -0.172 19185/32,844 6
Dover 011E -0.254 20458/32,844 7
Dover 011D -0.581 24929/32,844 8
Dover 011A -0.652 25793/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Buckland

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Buckland. 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
Dover 012C -0.385 21794/32,844 7
Dover 011B -0.638 25393/32,844 8
Dover 011D -0.789 27280/32,844 9
Dover 011G -0.81 27518/32,844 9
Dover 011A -0.836 27824/32,844 9
Dover 011C -0.881 28309/32,844 9
Dover 011E -0.888 28380/32,844 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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