Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Greenhithe & Knockhall, Dartford

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Greenhithe & Knockhall, Dartford, Kent

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Greenhithe & Knockhall, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Dartford. 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 Greenhithe & Knockhall 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 Greenhithe & Knockhall. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Greenhithe & Knockhall. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Dartford.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Dartford 002D 20.271 14105/32,844 5
Dartford 004A 19.311 15000/32,844 5
Dartford 002B 14.828 19091/32,844 6
Dartford 002C 7.523 27662/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Greenhithe & Knockhall. 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
Dartford 002D 0.115 14257/32,844 5
Dartford 004A 0.097 16843/32,844 6
Dartford 002B 0.092 17566/32,844 6
Dartford 002C 0.044 27567/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Greenhithe & Knockhall 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
Dartford 002D 0.069 19042/32,844 6
Dartford 004A 0.054 23358/32,844 8
Dartford 002B 0.049 25109/32,844 8
Dartford 002C 0.029 30894/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Greenhithe & Knockhall population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16860/32,844) in Greenhithe & Knockhall is more than the adult average rank (16144/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Dartford 004A 33.114 7400/32,844 3
Dartford 002D 25.974 10330/32,844 4
Dartford 002B 14.157 18024/32,844 6
Dartford 002C 4.565 27831/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Greenhithe & Knockhall. 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
Dartford 002D -0.063 16978/32,844 6
Dartford 002B -0.398 22090/32,844 7
Dartford 004A -0.437 22608/32,844 7
Dartford 002C -1.233 30504/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Greenhithe & Knockhall. 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
Dartford 002B 0.864 4756/32,844 2
Dartford 002C 0.843 4964/32,844 2
Dartford 002D 0.809 5306/32,844 2
Dartford 004A 0.672 6822/32,844 3

There were 318 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Greenhithe & Knockhall in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Greenhithe & Knockhall. 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
Dartford 004A 32.121 5567/32,844 2
Dartford 002D 25.318 10819/32,844 4
Dartford 002B 20.49 16082/32,844 5
Dartford 002C 16.933 20524/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Greenhithe & Knockhall. 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
Dartford 002D -0.063 17454/32,844 6
Dartford 004A -0.153 18894/32,844 6
Dartford 002B -0.534 24321/32,844 8
Dartford 002C -1.38 31110/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Greenhithe & Knockhall

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Greenhithe & Knockhall. 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
Dartford 002B 1.153 3206/32,844 1
Dartford 004A 0.678 6682/32,844 3
Dartford 002D 0.601 7420/32,844 3
Dartford 002C 0.443 8987/32,844 3

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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