Deprivation Statistics for Dersingham, King’s Lynn and West Norfolk

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Dersingham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Dersingham, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. 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 Dersingham 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 Dersingham. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Dersingham

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Dersingham. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B 21.467 13198/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 19.984 14359/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 19.765 14568/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D 16.035 17910/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C 13.048 20996/32,844 7
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A 10.654 23715/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Dersingham

4
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 Dersingham. 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B 0.15 10524/32,844 4
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 0.09 17929/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 0.085 18715/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D 0.074 20679/32,844 7
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C 0.068 21997/32,844 7
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A 0.063 23016/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Dersingham

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Dersingham 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B 0.108 11365/32,844 4
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 0.09 14342/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 0.089 14478/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D 0.088 14687/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C 0.078 16845/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A 0.063 20553/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Dersingham

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Dersingham population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11149/32,844) in Dersingham is less than the adult average rank (12645/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B 34.71 6864/32,844 3
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D 31.53 7979/32,844 3
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C 23.248 11762/32,844 4
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 20.251 13631/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 18.177 15018/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A 17.08 15756/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Dersingham

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Dersingham. 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B 0.465 9517/32,844 3
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C 0.221 12763/32,844 4
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 0.185 13272/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D 0.154 13672/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 0.119 14203/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A 0.1 14513/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Dersingham

1
Excellent
iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Dersingham. 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F -0.487 23589/32,844 8
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C -1.186 30389/32,844 10
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D -1.4 31422/32,844 10
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B -1.606 32077/32,844 10
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A -1.937 32607/32,844 10
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D -2.105 32716/32,844 10

There were 4 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Dersingham in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Dersingham

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Dersingham. 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 31.963 5681/32,844 2
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 28.316 8177/32,844 3
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D 24.383 11735/32,844 4
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B 20.503 16064/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A 19.786 16902/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C 17.181 20208/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Dersingham

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Dersingham. 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D 1.192 2494/32,844 1
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 0.925 4465/32,844 2
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D -0.446 23179/32,844 8
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C -0.77 27045/32,844 9
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B -0.856 27822/32,844 9
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A -1.141 29957/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Dersingham

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Dersingham. 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
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003F 0.045 14547/32,844 5
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004A -0.13 17506/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004C -0.149 17814/32,844 6
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004B -0.273 19864/32,844 7
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 004D -0.362 21390/32,844 7
King's Lynn and West Norfolk 003D -0.408 22155/32,844 7

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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