Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Halstead St Andrew’s, Braintree

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Halstead St Andrew's, Braintree, Essex

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

Overall Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Halstead St Andrew's. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Braintree.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Braintree 004B 18.645 15538/32,844 5
Braintree 004A 17.293 16732/32,844 6
Braintree 006A 11.05 23275/32,844 8
Braintree 006B 6.219 29182/32,844 9

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Income Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

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 Halstead St Andrew's. 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
Braintree 004B 0.129 12671/32,844 4
Braintree 004A 0.108 15172/32,844 5
Braintree 006A 0.056 24569/32,844 8
Braintree 006B 0.054 25200/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Halstead St Andrew's 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
Braintree 004B 0.107 11522/32,844 4
Braintree 004A 0.091 14153/32,844 5
Braintree 006A 0.067 19591/32,844 6
Braintree 006B 0.039 28219/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Halstead St Andrew's population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14090/32,844) in Halstead St Andrew's is more than the adult average rank (13124/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Braintree 004B 27.305 9689/32,844 3
Braintree 004A 21.576 12820/32,844 4
Braintree 006A 19.124 14309/32,844 5
Braintree 006B 14.296 17904/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Halstead St Andrew's

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 Halstead St Andrew's. 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
Braintree 006A -0.107 17691/32,844 6
Braintree 004B -0.133 18116/32,844 6
Braintree 004A -0.198 19113/32,844 6
Braintree 006B -0.8 26999/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Halstead St Andrew's. 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
Braintree 004A 0.214 13273/32,844 5
Braintree 004B -0.253 20388/32,844 7
Braintree 006A -0.423 22735/32,844 7
Braintree 006B -1.106 29880/32,844 10

There were 72 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Halstead St Andrew's in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Halstead St Andrew's

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Halstead St Andrew's. 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
Braintree 006A 21.325 15103/32,844 5
Braintree 006B 19.336 17475/32,844 6
Braintree 004B 15.838 21887/32,844 7
Braintree 004A 11.293 27324/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Halstead St Andrew's. 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
Braintree 004A 0.743 6332/32,844 2
Braintree 004B 0.204 13240/32,844 5
Braintree 006B -0.882 28054/32,844 9
Braintree 006A -0.905 28241/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Halstead St Andrew's

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Halstead St Andrew's. 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
Braintree 004A -0.611 25057/32,844 8
Braintree 004B -0.724 26507/32,844 9
Braintree 006A -0.953 29017/32,844 9
Braintree 006B -1.03 29696/32,844 10

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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