Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Fairfield, Croydon

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Fairfield, Croydon, Greater London

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

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Overall Deprivation in Fairfield

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Fairfield. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Croydon.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Croydon 020B 46.101 2836/32,844 1
Croydon 024B 36.634 5333/32,844 2
Croydon 027C 35.775 5615/32,844 2
Croydon 027B 31.45 7324/32,844 3
Croydon 024A 30.289 7895/32,844 3
Croydon 020C 28.921 8534/32,844 3
Croydon 027D 22.051 12736/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Fairfield

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Fairfield. 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
Croydon 020B 0.28 2862/32,844 1
Croydon 027C 0.198 6818/32,844 3
Croydon 024B 0.187 7542/32,844 3
Croydon 027B 0.166 9099/32,844 3
Croydon 020C 0.161 9584/32,844 3
Croydon 024A 0.148 10676/32,844 4
Croydon 027D 0.102 16027/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Fairfield

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Fairfield 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
Croydon 020B 0.172 4798/32,844 2
Croydon 027C 0.158 5841/32,844 2
Croydon 020C 0.109 11219/32,844 4
Croydon 024B 0.095 13376/32,844 5
Croydon 027B 0.094 13670/32,844 5
Croydon 024A 0.093 13838/32,844 5
Croydon 027D 0.063 20686/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Fairfield

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Fairfield population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12019/32,844) in Fairfield is less than the adult average rank (20953/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Croydon 020B 31.737 7901/32,844 3
Croydon 024B 22.407 12293/32,844 4
Croydon 024A 19.045 14363/32,844 5
Croydon 027C 15.744 16795/32,844 6
Croydon 027B 12.855 19163/32,844 6
Croydon 020C 10.536 21326/32,844 7
Croydon 027D 9.973 21850/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Fairfield

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 Fairfield. 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
Croydon 020B 0.869 5303/32,844 2
Croydon 027C 0.249 12346/32,844 4
Croydon 024A 0.221 12765/32,844 4
Croydon 020C 0.177 13365/32,844 5
Croydon 024B 0.135 13966/32,844 5
Croydon 027D -0.015 16229/32,844 5
Croydon 027B -0.159 18528/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Fairfield

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Fairfield. 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
Croydon 024B 1.99 215/32,844 1
Croydon 027B 1.38 1425/32,844 1
Croydon 020B 1.317 1680/32,844 1
Croydon 020C 1.305 1733/32,844 1
Croydon 024A 1.046 3175/32,844 1
Croydon 027D 0.825 5164/32,844 2
Croydon 027C 0.306 11842/32,844 4

There were 1327 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Fairfield in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Fairfield

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Fairfield. 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
Croydon 020B 45.213 1025/32,844 1
Croydon 024A 42.79 1468/32,844 1
Croydon 027C 42.086 1639/32,844 1
Croydon 024B 39.929 2208/32,844 1
Croydon 027B 38.001 2831/32,844 1
Croydon 020C 37.14 3151/32,844 1
Croydon 027D 31.677 5855/32,844 2

Inside Environment Deprivation in Fairfield

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Fairfield. 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
Croydon 027C 1.129 2914/32,844 1
Croydon 027B 1.045 3523/32,844 2
Croydon 027D 0.958 4190/32,844 2
Croydon 024A 0.815 5536/32,844 2
Croydon 024B 0.797 5725/32,844 2
Croydon 020C 0.068 15406/32,844 5
Croydon 020B -0.31 21304/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Fairfield

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Fairfield. 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
Croydon 024B 1.487 1671/32,844 1
Croydon 027B 1.339 2261/32,844 1
Croydon 020B 1.312 2387/32,844 1
Croydon 027C 1.219 2844/32,844 1
Croydon 020C 1.202 2941/32,844 1
Croydon 027D 1.158 3178/32,844 1
Croydon 024A 0.712 6390/32,844 2

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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