Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Crewkerne, South Somerset

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset

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

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Overall Deprivation in Crewkerne

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Crewkerne. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Somerset.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Somerset 021E 27.341 9383/32,844 3
South Somerset 021B 20.828 13678/32,844 5
South Somerset 021D 20.409 14011/32,844 5
South Somerset 021C 10.484 23896/32,844 8
South Somerset 021A 8.826 26023/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Crewkerne

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Crewkerne. 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 Somerset 021E 0.2 6692/32,844 3
South Somerset 021B 0.116 14176/32,844 5
South Somerset 021D 0.112 14633/32,844 5
South Somerset 021C 0.058 24157/32,844 8
South Somerset 021A 0.052 25760/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Crewkerne

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Crewkerne 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 Somerset 021E 0.148 6711/32,844 3
South Somerset 021D 0.105 11701/32,844 4
South Somerset 021B 0.089 14469/32,844 5
South Somerset 021C 0.069 18939/32,844 6
South Somerset 021A 0.056 22648/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Crewkerne

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Crewkerne population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (10203/32,844) in Crewkerne is less than the adult average rank (13931/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Somerset 021B 53.029 2722/32,844 1
South Somerset 021E 27.57 9577/32,844 3
South Somerset 021D 18.715 14622/32,844 5
South Somerset 021A 17.609 15386/32,844 5
South Somerset 021C 14.662 17617/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Crewkerne

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Crewkerne. 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 Somerset 021E 0.661 7282/32,844 3
South Somerset 021B 0.052 15202/32,844 5
South Somerset 021D -0.093 17461/32,844 6
South Somerset 021A -0.284 20409/32,844 7
South Somerset 021C -0.314 20855/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Crewkerne

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 Crewkerne. 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 Somerset 021D 0.107 15025/32,844 5
South Somerset 021B -0.334 21519/32,844 7
South Somerset 021E -0.338 21573/32,844 7
South Somerset 021A -0.518 24039/32,844 8
South Somerset 021C -0.532 24213/32,844 8

There were 26 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Crewkerne in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Crewkerne

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Crewkerne. 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 Somerset 021C 23.172 13014/32,844 4
South Somerset 021E 17.109 20299/32,844 7
South Somerset 021B 17.063 20365/32,844 7
South Somerset 021D 14.673 23434/32,844 8
South Somerset 021A 12.529 25971/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Crewkerne

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Crewkerne. 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 Somerset 021D 1.291 1940/32,844 1
South Somerset 021E 0.336 11412/32,844 4
South Somerset 021B 0.097 14939/32,844 5
South Somerset 021A 0.037 15861/32,844 5
South Somerset 021C -0.495 23854/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Crewkerne

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Crewkerne. 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 Somerset 021D -1.169 30723/32,844 10
South Somerset 021A -1.303 31432/32,844 10
South Somerset 021C -1.331 31568/32,844 10
South Somerset 021E -1.332 31572/32,844 10
South Somerset 021B -1.452 32038/32,844 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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