Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Felpham West, Arun

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Felpham West, Arun, West Sussex

We have used the 3 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Felpham West, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Arun. 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 3 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 Felpham West 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 Felpham West. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Felpham West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Felpham West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Arun.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Arun 015E 15.947 17998/32,844 6
Arun 015C 15.128 18796/32,844 6
Arun 015D 11.079 23238/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Felpham West. 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
Arun 015E 0.113 14541/32,844 5
Arun 015C 0.081 19323/32,844 6
Arun 015D 0.078 20011/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Felpham West 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
Arun 015E 0.091 14143/32,844 5
Arun 015C 0.08 16286/32,844 5
Arun 015D 0.064 20293/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Felpham West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16858/32,844) in Felpham West is less than the adult average rank (18323/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Arun 015E 16.942 15858/32,844 5
Arun 015D 13.658 18456/32,844 6
Arun 015C 12.281 19688/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Felpham West

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 Felpham West. 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
Arun 015C 0.016 15749/32,844 5
Arun 015D -0.081 17288/32,844 6
Arun 015E -0.203 19173/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Felpham West. 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
Arun 015C 0.485 9274/32,844 3
Arun 015E -0.177 19314/32,844 6
Arun 015D -0.532 24208/32,844 8

There were 160 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Felpham West in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Felpham West. 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
Arun 015E 24.964 11151/32,844 4
Arun 015D 21.33 15098/32,844 5
Arun 015C 18.411 18598/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Felpham West. 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
Arun 015C 0.121 14562/32,844 5
Arun 015E -0.594 25083/32,844 8
Arun 015D -1.034 29295/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Felpham West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Felpham West. 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
Arun 015C -0.248 19454/32,844 6
Arun 015E -0.667 25769/32,844 8
Arun 015D -0.78 27176/32,844 9

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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