Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Dereham Toftwood, Breckland

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Dereham Toftwood, Breckland, Norfolk

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Dereham Toftwood, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Breckland. 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 4 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 Dereham Toftwood 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 Dereham Toftwood. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Dereham Toftwood. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Breckland.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Breckland 005E 18.651 15532/32,844 5
Breckland 005C 13.66 20307/32,844 7
Breckland 005F 11.746 22468/32,844 7
Breckland 005D 9.607 25002/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

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 Dereham Toftwood. 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
Breckland 005E 0.101 16201/32,844 5
Breckland 005C 0.088 18242/32,844 6
Breckland 005F 0.078 19831/32,844 7
Breckland 005D 0.056 24730/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Dereham Toftwood 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
Breckland 005C 0.085 15208/32,844 5
Breckland 005E 0.079 16472/32,844 6
Breckland 005F 0.072 18147/32,844 6
Breckland 005D 0.066 19955/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Dereham Toftwood population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (9158/32,844) in Dereham Toftwood is less than the adult average rank (10378/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Breckland 005E 46.975 3766/32,844 2
Breckland 005C 29.391 8829/32,844 3
Breckland 005F 25.164 10747/32,844 4
Breckland 005D 20.662 13353/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Dereham Toftwood

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 Dereham Toftwood. 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
Breckland 005E 0.141 13862/32,844 5
Breckland 005D -0.109 17722/32,844 6
Breckland 005F -0.138 18195/32,844 6
Breckland 005C -0.303 20687/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Dereham Toftwood. 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
Breckland 005C -0.645 25591/32,844 8
Breckland 005F -0.793 27232/32,844 9
Breckland 005D -0.831 27598/32,844 9
Breckland 005E -1.146 30146/32,844 10

There were 52 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Dereham Toftwood in February 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in Dereham Toftwood

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Dereham Toftwood. 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
Breckland 005E 25.017 11096/32,844 4
Breckland 005C 13.702 24584/32,844 8
Breckland 005F 11.242 27368/32,844 9
Breckland 005D 10.888 27753/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Dereham Toftwood. 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
Breckland 005C -0.536 24356/32,844 8
Breckland 005D -0.54 24411/32,844 8
Breckland 005F -0.631 25538/32,844 8
Breckland 005E -1.188 30232/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Dereham Toftwood

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Dereham Toftwood. 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
Breckland 005D -0.881 28318/32,844 9
Breckland 005E -1.042 29787/32,844 10
Breckland 005F -1.151 30599/32,844 10
Breckland 005C -1.16 30656/32,844 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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