Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Devonshire, Eastbourne

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Devonshire, Eastbourne, East Sussex

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Devonshire, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Eastbourne. 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 7 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 Devonshire 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 Devonshire. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Devonshire

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Devonshire. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Eastbourne.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Eastbourne 010C 45.996 2852/32,844 1
Eastbourne 010A 41.104 3944/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010B 38.451 4750/32,844 2
Eastbourne 013A 29.254 8377/32,844 3
Eastbourne 007B 24.079 11339/32,844 4
Eastbourne 007A 22.724 12239/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010D 19.282 15023/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Devonshire

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Devonshire. 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
Eastbourne 010C 0.267 3331/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010A 0.243 4345/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010B 0.209 6131/32,844 2
Eastbourne 013A 0.188 7486/32,844 3
Eastbourne 007B 0.165 9192/32,844 3
Eastbourne 007A 0.151 10422/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010D 0.151 10455/32,844 4

Employment Deprivation in Devonshire

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Devonshire 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
Eastbourne 010C 0.22 2283/32,844 1
Eastbourne 010A 0.217 2406/32,844 1
Eastbourne 013A 0.162 5540/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010B 0.16 5702/32,844 2
Eastbourne 007B 0.116 10240/32,844 4
Eastbourne 007A 0.115 10319/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010D 0.077 17014/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Devonshire

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Devonshire population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5964/32,844) in Devonshire is less than the adult average rank (14148/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Eastbourne 010C 50.978 3075/32,844 1
Eastbourne 010B 49.668 3303/32,844 2
Eastbourne 013A 26.809 9911/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010A 26.511 10056/32,844 4
Eastbourne 007A 25.208 10722/32,844 4
Eastbourne 007B 24.923 10875/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010D 19.19 14264/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Devonshire

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Devonshire. 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
Eastbourne 010A 0.952 4594/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010C 0.912 4949/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010B 0.388 10510/32,844 4
Eastbourne 007B 0.347 11011/32,844 4
Eastbourne 013A 0.258 12201/32,844 4
Eastbourne 007A -0.048 16740/32,844 6
Eastbourne 010D -0.132 18101/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Devonshire

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Devonshire. 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
Eastbourne 010B 1.222 2123/32,844 1
Eastbourne 010C 1.21 2181/32,844 1
Eastbourne 010A 1.087 2893/32,844 1
Eastbourne 013A 0.801 5411/32,844 2
Eastbourne 007A 0.455 9686/32,844 3
Eastbourne 007B 0.282 12214/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010D 0.196 13570/32,844 5

There were 38 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Devonshire in January 2024

Barriers to Housing and Services in Devonshire

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Devonshire. 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
Eastbourne 010B 21.452 14951/32,844 5
Eastbourne 010C 20.052 16586/32,844 6
Eastbourne 013A 18.426 18579/32,844 6
Eastbourne 010D 18.155 18931/32,844 6
Eastbourne 010A 17.218 20150/32,844 7
Eastbourne 007B 15.856 21861/32,844 7
Eastbourne 007A 13.594 24705/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Devonshire

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Devonshire. 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
Eastbourne 010B 1.072 3325/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010A 0.797 5719/32,844 2
Eastbourne 010D 0.733 6450/32,844 2
Eastbourne 007A 0.617 7737/32,844 3
Eastbourne 010C 0.498 9227/32,844 3
Eastbourne 007B 0.456 9796/32,844 3
Eastbourne 013A 0.11 14756/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Devonshire

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Devonshire. 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
Eastbourne 007B 0.168 12597/32,844 4
Eastbourne 010C 0.107 13531/32,844 5
Eastbourne 007A 0.077 14040/32,844 5
Eastbourne 010D 0.055 14405/32,844 5
Eastbourne 013A -0.011 15484/32,844 5
Eastbourne 010A -0.054 16185/32,844 5
Eastbourne 010B -0.134 17576/32,844 6

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.