Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Gospel Oak, Camden

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Gospel Oak, Camden, Greater London

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

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Overall Deprivation in Gospel Oak

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Gospel Oak. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Camden.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Camden 007B 40.883 4006/32,844 2
Camden 007C 38.283 4795/32,844 2
Camden 007A 30.868 7620/32,844 3
Camden 006D 15.799 18135/32,844 6
Camden 006C 14.584 19356/32,844 6
Camden 006B 13.063 20985/32,844 7
Camden 006A 9.126 25622/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Gospel Oak

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 Gospel Oak. 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
Camden 007B 0.294 2402/32,844 1
Camden 007C 0.277 2965/32,844 1
Camden 007A 0.229 5054/32,844 2
Camden 006D 0.142 11256/32,844 4
Camden 006C 0.093 17438/32,844 6
Camden 006B 0.09 17838/32,844 6
Camden 006A 0.075 20396/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Gospel Oak

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Gospel Oak 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
Camden 007B 0.226 2021/32,844 1
Camden 007C 0.19 3664/32,844 2
Camden 007A 0.169 5078/32,844 2
Camden 006D 0.085 15205/32,844 5
Camden 006C 0.08 16252/32,844 5
Camden 006B 0.068 19243/32,844 6
Camden 006A 0.053 23895/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Gospel Oak

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Gospel Oak population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (15541/32,844) in Gospel Oak is less than the adult average rank (21641/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Camden 007B 33.648 7225/32,844 3
Camden 007C 29.554 8763/32,844 3
Camden 007A 24.407 11132/32,844 4
Camden 006D 8.699 23190/32,844 8
Camden 006C 6.51 25591/32,844 8
Camden 006B 6.057 26108/32,844 8
Camden 006A 3.934 28613/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Gospel Oak

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Gospel Oak. 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
Camden 007B 0.615 7763/32,844 3
Camden 007C 0.496 9144/32,844 3
Camden 007A 0.415 10124/32,844 4
Camden 006C -0.745 26411/32,844 9
Camden 006B -0.864 27641/32,844 9
Camden 006D -1.287 30793/32,844 10
Camden 006A -1.492 31677/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Gospel Oak

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Gospel Oak. 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
Camden 007C 0.787 5564/32,844 2
Camden 006B 0.465 9554/32,844 3
Camden 006D 0.421 10156/32,844 4
Camden 007B 0.404 10386/32,844 4
Camden 006C 0.347 11208/32,844 4
Camden 007A 0.196 13571/32,844 5
Camden 006A -0.251 20363/32,844 7

There were 1110 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Gospel Oak in February 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in Gospel Oak

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Gospel Oak. 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
Camden 007C 26.18 10012/32,844 4
Camden 007B 21.662 14706/32,844 5
Camden 007A 18.763 18159/32,844 6
Camden 006C 18.193 18878/32,844 6
Camden 006B 18.071 19030/32,844 6
Camden 006D 17.637 19606/32,844 6
Camden 006A 15.506 22350/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Gospel Oak

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Gospel Oak. 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
Camden 006C 0.28 12153/32,844 4
Camden 006B -0.077 17676/32,844 6
Camden 006A -0.137 18606/32,844 6
Camden 007A -0.41 22675/32,844 7
Camden 006D -0.538 24376/32,844 8
Camden 007B -0.703 26353/32,844 9
Camden 007C -0.862 27877/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Gospel Oak

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Gospel Oak. 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
Camden 006A 1.502 1621/32,844 1
Camden 007A 1.442 1817/32,844 1
Camden 007C 1.208 2901/32,844 1
Camden 006B 1.153 3209/32,844 1
Camden 007B 1.147 3239/32,844 1
Camden 006C 1.124 3356/32,844 2
Camden 006D 1.083 3592/32,844 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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