Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Combs Ford, Mid Suffolk

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Combs Ford, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk

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

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Overall Deprivation in Combs Ford

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Combs Ford. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Mid Suffolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Mid Suffolk 008C 43.571 3344/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 008D 18.248 15921/32,844 5
Mid Suffolk 010B 15.838 18095/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 009B 13.522 20469/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 010A 10.987 23358/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 010E 5.334 30180/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Combs Ford

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Combs Ford. 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
Mid Suffolk 008C 0.259 3629/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 008D 0.096 16883/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 010A 0.084 18939/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 010B 0.058 24129/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 010E 0.037 29380/32,844 9
Mid Suffolk 009B 0.036 29488/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Combs Ford

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Combs Ford 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
Mid Suffolk 008C 0.207 2815/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 008D 0.098 12882/32,844 4
Mid Suffolk 010B 0.068 19277/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 010A 0.059 21917/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 009B 0.042 27197/32,844 9
Mid Suffolk 010E 0.038 28313/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Combs Ford

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Combs Ford population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (13679/32,844) in Combs Ford is less than the adult average rank (13724/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Mid Suffolk 008C 66.605 1027/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 008D 32.785 7516/32,844 3
Mid Suffolk 010B 22.25 12380/32,844 4
Mid Suffolk 010E 16.562 16145/32,844 5
Mid Suffolk 010A 12.568 19435/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 009B 5.991 26172/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Combs Ford

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Combs Ford. 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
Mid Suffolk 008C 0.525 8810/32,844 3
Mid Suffolk 008D -0.306 20746/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 010B -0.362 21613/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 010A -0.584 24515/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 010E -0.989 28731/32,844 9
Mid Suffolk 009B -1.048 29208/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Combs Ford

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 Combs Ford. 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
Mid Suffolk 010B 0.839 5019/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 008C 0.7 6510/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 008D 0.481 9337/32,844 3
Mid Suffolk 009B -0.228 20021/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 010E -0.663 25789/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 010A -0.92 28430/32,844 9

There were 113 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Combs Ford in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Combs Ford

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Combs Ford. 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
Mid Suffolk 009B 47.06 700/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 008C 31.63 5890/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 010A 23.608 12538/32,844 4
Mid Suffolk 010E 14.647 23475/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 008D 13.325 25030/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 010B 13.018 25379/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Combs Ford

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Combs Ford. 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
Mid Suffolk 009B 0.923 4484/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 010B 0.872 4974/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 010A 0.39 10670/32,844 4
Mid Suffolk 008D 0.176 13717/32,844 5
Mid Suffolk 010E -0.667 25956/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 008C -1.189 30235/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Combs Ford

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Combs Ford. 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
Mid Suffolk 010B -0.345 21105/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 008D -0.791 27299/32,844 9
Mid Suffolk 010E -0.884 28349/32,844 9
Mid Suffolk 008C -1.305 31439/32,844 10
Mid Suffolk 009B -1.451 32036/32,844 10
Mid Suffolk 010A -1.522 32248/32,844 10

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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