Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Coxheath and Hunton, Maidstone

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Coxheath and Hunton, Maidstone, Kent

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

Overall Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Coxheath and Hunton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Maidstone.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Maidstone 018A 19.608 14708/32,844 5
Maidstone 016A 19.151 15114/32,844 5
Maidstone 014B 16.339 17609/32,844 6
Maidstone 016B 9.579 25027/32,844 8
Maidstone 016C 8.726 26141/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Coxheath and Hunton. 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
Maidstone 016A 0.126 13037/32,844 4
Maidstone 014B 0.061 23418/32,844 8
Maidstone 016C 0.06 23662/32,844 8
Maidstone 018A 0.06 23792/32,844 8
Maidstone 016B 0.055 24841/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Coxheath and Hunton 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
Maidstone 016A 0.078 16700/32,844 6
Maidstone 014B 0.051 24493/32,844 8
Maidstone 016C 0.046 25834/32,844 8
Maidstone 018A 0.044 26625/32,844 9
Maidstone 016B 0.043 27117/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Coxheath and Hunton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12966/32,844) in Coxheath and Hunton is less than the adult average rank (18521/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Maidstone 016A 39.823 5403/32,844 2
Maidstone 016B 15.755 16783/32,844 6
Maidstone 018A 15.315 17114/32,844 6
Maidstone 016C 14.662 17619/32,844 6
Maidstone 014B 12.399 19574/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Coxheath and Hunton

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 Coxheath and Hunton. 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
Maidstone 016A 0.125 14119/32,844 5
Maidstone 016C -0.397 22085/32,844 7
Maidstone 018A -0.734 26291/32,844 9
Maidstone 014B -0.75 26464/32,844 9
Maidstone 016B -0.882 27823/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

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 Coxheath and Hunton. 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
Maidstone 018A 0.213 13283/32,844 5
Maidstone 014B -0.179 19326/32,844 6
Maidstone 016B -0.201 19627/32,844 6
Maidstone 016A -0.343 21636/32,844 7
Maidstone 016C -0.962 28790/32,844 9

There were 41 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Coxheath and Hunton in July 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Coxheath and Hunton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Coxheath and Hunton. 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
Maidstone 018A 41.22 1866/32,844 1
Maidstone 014B 38.231 2757/32,844 1
Maidstone 016B 22.507 13736/32,844 5
Maidstone 016A 17.018 20416/32,844 7
Maidstone 016C 12.953 25469/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Coxheath and Hunton. 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
Maidstone 018A 1.6 825/32,844 1
Maidstone 014B 1.214 2362/32,844 1
Maidstone 016C 0.506 9106/32,844 3
Maidstone 016B 0.329 11500/32,844 4
Maidstone 016A 0.173 13771/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Coxheath and Hunton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Coxheath and Hunton. 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
Maidstone 014B 0.014 15072/32,844 5
Maidstone 018A -0.02 15638/32,844 5
Maidstone 016B -0.052 16144/32,844 5
Maidstone 016C -0.289 20170/32,844 7
Maidstone 016A -0.5 23483/32,844 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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