Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Frant & Wadhurst, Wealden

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Frant & Wadhurst, Wealden, East Sussex

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Frant & Wadhurst, 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 4 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 Frant & Wadhurst 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 Frant & Wadhurst. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Frant & Wadhurst. 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 005D 9.843 24709/32,844 8
Wealden 002A 9.393 25265/32,844 8
Wealden 005E 8.573 26331/32,844 9
Wealden 005C 6.857 28499/32,844 9

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Income Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Frant & Wadhurst. 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 005E 0.093 17401/32,844 6
Wealden 002A 0.044 27715/32,844 9
Wealden 005D 0.03 30878/32,844 10
Wealden 005C 0.023 31852/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Frant & Wadhurst 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 005E 0.059 21662/32,844 7
Wealden 002A 0.035 29481/32,844 9
Wealden 005C 0.025 31580/32,844 10
Wealden 005D 0.017 32471/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Frant & Wadhurst population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (28612/32,844) in Frant & Wadhurst is more than the adult average rank (27642/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wealden 005E 7.587 24387/32,844 8
Wealden 002A 2.891 29866/32,844 10
Wealden 005D 2.17 30700/32,844 10
Wealden 005C 2.035 30855/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Frant & Wadhurst

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 Frant & Wadhurst. 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 005E -1.083 29466/32,844 9
Wealden 005D -1.561 31884/32,844 10
Wealden 002A -1.563 31899/32,844 10
Wealden 005C -1.787 32359/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Frant & Wadhurst. 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 002A -0.427 22793/32,844 7
Wealden 005E -0.82 27502/32,844 9
Wealden 005D -0.994 29046/32,844 9
Wealden 005C -1.356 31254/32,844 10

There were 85 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Frant & Wadhurst in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Frant & Wadhurst

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Frant & Wadhurst. 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 005D 37.099 3168/32,844 1
Wealden 005C 36.725 3315/32,844 2
Wealden 002A 33.379 4888/32,844 2
Wealden 005E 14.503 23660/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Frant & Wadhurst. 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 005D 1.146 2792/32,844 1
Wealden 002A 0.671 7087/32,844 3
Wealden 005C 0.222 13000/32,844 4
Wealden 005E -0.012 16654/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Frant & Wadhurst

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Frant & Wadhurst. 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 002A 0.306 10661/32,844 4
Wealden 005C -0.11 17161/32,844 6
Wealden 005D -0.247 19437/32,844 6
Wealden 005E -0.495 23410/32,844 8

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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