Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Cambourne, South Cambridgeshire

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Cambourne, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Cambourne

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Cambourne. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Cambridgeshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Cambridgeshire 020A 14.301 19642/32,844 6
South Cambridgeshire 021E 12.017 22151/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 021D 7.954 27110/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020E 7.211 28055/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020C 6.188 29225/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020D 5.362 30154/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 020B 2.749 32360/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Cambourne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Cambourne. 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
South Cambridgeshire 020A 0.111 14789/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 020E 0.086 18444/32,844 6
South Cambridgeshire 020C 0.066 22291/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 021D 0.054 25259/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 020D 0.047 26798/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 021E 0.047 27001/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020B 0.042 28030/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Cambourne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Cambourne 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
South Cambridgeshire 020A 0.075 17476/32,844 6
South Cambridgeshire 020E 0.058 22027/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 020C 0.055 23012/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 021E 0.049 25073/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 020D 0.037 28775/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020B 0.037 28834/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 021D 0.036 28975/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Cambourne

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Cambourne population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24248/32,844) in Cambourne is less than the adult average rank (29861/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Cambridgeshire 020A 19.514 14079/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 020D 4.765 27588/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020E 3.768 28802/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020B 2.883 29881/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 021D 2.686 30115/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 021E 2.604 30224/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 020C 2.066 30815/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Cambourne

iLivehere Rating 1/10
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 Cambourne. 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
South Cambridgeshire 020A -0.482 23173/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 021E -0.651 25353/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 020E -1.001 28822/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020D -1.005 28859/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020B -1.199 30282/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 020C -1.215 30392/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 021D -1.418 31412/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Cambourne

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Cambourne. 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
South Cambridgeshire 020A 0.573 8091/32,844 3
South Cambridgeshire 021E 0.063 15707/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 021D -0.165 19131/32,844 6
South Cambridgeshire 020E -0.439 22966/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 020D -0.785 27153/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020B -0.872 27987/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020C -1.187 30393/32,844 10

There were 8 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Cambourne in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Cambourne

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Cambourne. 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
South Cambridgeshire 021E 39.673 2298/32,844 1
South Cambridgeshire 021D 27.603 8759/32,844 3
South Cambridgeshire 020D 24.516 11614/32,844 4
South Cambridgeshire 020C 21.988 14343/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 020E 12.135 26419/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020A 11.421 27200/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020B 9.443 29128/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Cambourne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Cambourne. 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
South Cambridgeshire 021D 0.495 9261/32,844 3
South Cambridgeshire 021E 0.079 15223/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 020E -0.606 25251/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 020B -0.98 28900/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020A -1.143 29968/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 020D -1.153 30028/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 020C -1.198 30269/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Cambourne

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Cambourne. 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
South Cambridgeshire 021E 0.406 9422/32,844 3
South Cambridgeshire 020D -0.566 24415/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 021D -0.661 25690/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 020B -0.703 26218/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 020A -0.814 27561/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020C -0.914 28661/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 020E -0.981 29273/32,844 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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