Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Forest Row, Wealden

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Forest Row, Wealden, East Sussex

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

Overall Deprivation in Forest Row

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Forest Row. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Wealden.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Wealden 001C 13.246 20789/32,844 7
Wealden 001A 9.966 24576/32,844 8
Wealden 001B 8.277 26724/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Forest Row

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Forest Row. 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
Wealden 001A 0.082 19285/32,844 6
Wealden 001B 0.044 27755/32,844 9
Wealden 001C 0.04 28577/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Forest Row

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Forest Row 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
Wealden 001A 0.059 21878/32,844 7
Wealden 001C 0.029 30914/32,844 10
Wealden 001B 0.024 31736/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Forest Row

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Forest Row population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (19703/32,844) in Forest Row is less than the adult average rank (29807/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wealden 001A 9.855 21988/32,844 7
Wealden 001C 6.392 25731/32,844 8
Wealden 001B 4.753 27603/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Forest Row

1
Excellent
iLivehere Rating 1/10
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 Forest Row. 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
Wealden 001A -1.069 29363/32,844 9
Wealden 001B -1.793 32366/32,844 10
Wealden 001C -1.88 32492/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Forest Row

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Forest Row. 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
Wealden 001C -0.264 20531/32,844 7
Wealden 001B -0.357 21856/32,844 7
Wealden 001A -0.403 22470/32,844 7

There were 13 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Forest Row in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Forest Row

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Forest Row. 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
Wealden 001C 43.28 1366/32,844 1
Wealden 001B 32.865 5160/32,844 2
Wealden 001A 23.635 12510/32,844 4

Inside Environment Deprivation in Forest Row

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Forest Row. 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
Wealden 001C 0.954 4217/32,844 2
Wealden 001B 0.415 10324/32,844 4
Wealden 001A -0.155 18923/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Forest Row

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Forest Row. 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
Wealden 001C 0.477 8641/32,844 3
Wealden 001B 0.07 14168/32,844 5
Wealden 001A -0.371 21546/32,844 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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