Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Hardwick, South Cambridgeshire

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Hardwick, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Hardwick

iLivehere Rating 1/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Hardwick. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Cambridgeshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Cambridgeshire 010A 7.677 27462/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010D 6.403 28990/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010C 5.297 30227/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Hardwick

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Hardwick. 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
South Cambridgeshire 010D 0.041 28471/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010A 0.031 30524/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 010C 0.028 31226/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Hardwick

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Hardwick 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
South Cambridgeshire 010C 0.042 27331/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010D 0.037 28877/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010A 0.025 31678/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Hardwick

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Hardwick population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (27906/32,844) in Hardwick is less than the adult average rank (28186/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Cambridgeshire 010C 6.793 25262/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 010D 2.7 30094/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 010A 1.653 31265/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Hardwick

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 Hardwick. 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
South Cambridgeshire 010C -1.094 29554/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010D -1.328 31003/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 010A -1.434 31476/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Hardwick

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 Hardwick. 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
South Cambridgeshire 010A -0.36 21899/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 010D -0.361 21905/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 010C -0.627 25390/32,844 8

There were 10 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Hardwick in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Hardwick

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Hardwick. 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
South Cambridgeshire 010A 36.729 3310/32,844 2
South Cambridgeshire 010D 31.733 5825/32,844 2
South Cambridgeshire 010C 23.638 12506/32,844 4

Inside Environment Deprivation in Hardwick

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Hardwick. 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
South Cambridgeshire 010A 0.351 11176/32,844 4
South Cambridgeshire 010C -0.415 22748/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 010D -1.277 30675/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Hardwick

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Hardwick. 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
South Cambridgeshire 010D -0.498 23455/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 010C -0.709 26307/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 010A -1.007 29507/32,844 9

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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