Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Harleston, South Norfolk

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Harleston, South Norfolk, Norfolk

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Harleston, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of South Norfolk. 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 5 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 Harleston 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 Harleston. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Harleston

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Harleston. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Norfolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Norfolk 012C 23.314 11841/32,844 4
South Norfolk 014F 20.827 13679/32,844 5
South Norfolk 013D 16.397 17567/32,844 6
South Norfolk 013B 15.732 18211/32,844 6
South Norfolk 013C 8.358 26612/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Harleston

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Harleston. 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 Norfolk 013D 0.127 12880/32,844 4
South Norfolk 012C 0.114 14433/32,844 5
South Norfolk 013B 0.114 14436/32,844 5
South Norfolk 014F 0.074 20708/32,844 7
South Norfolk 013C 0.042 28211/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Harleston

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Harleston 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 Norfolk 013B 0.099 12636/32,844 4
South Norfolk 012C 0.089 14457/32,844 5
South Norfolk 013D 0.084 15511/32,844 5
South Norfolk 014F 0.073 18112/32,844 6
South Norfolk 013C 0.051 24421/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Harleston

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Harleston population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12907/32,844) in Harleston is less than the adult average rank (13703/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Norfolk 013D 31.796 7886/32,844 3
South Norfolk 013B 21.251 12993/32,844 4
South Norfolk 013C 20.952 13170/32,844 5
South Norfolk 012C 19.745 13915/32,844 5
South Norfolk 014F 12.334 19629/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Harleston

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 Harleston. 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 Norfolk 013B -0.058 16910/32,844 6
South Norfolk 014F -0.472 23035/32,844 8
South Norfolk 012C -0.495 23366/32,844 8
South Norfolk 013D -0.588 24563/32,844 8
South Norfolk 013C -0.836 27357/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Harleston

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 Harleston. 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 Norfolk 013C -0.428 22808/32,844 7
South Norfolk 012C -0.531 24196/32,844 8
South Norfolk 013D -0.692 26142/32,844 8
South Norfolk 013B -0.729 26555/32,844 9
South Norfolk 014F -1.087 29734/32,844 10

There were 4 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Harleston in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Harleston

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Harleston. 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 Norfolk 014F 47.95 571/32,844 1
South Norfolk 012C 41.837 1700/32,844 1
South Norfolk 013C 17.675 19558/32,844 6
South Norfolk 013B 15.294 22631/32,844 7
South Norfolk 013D 13.722 24565/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Harleston

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Harleston. 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 Norfolk 012C 1.365 1615/32,844 1
South Norfolk 014F 1.356 1646/32,844 1
South Norfolk 013D 0.499 9198/32,844 3
South Norfolk 013C -0.104 18091/32,844 6
South Norfolk 013B -0.114 18264/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Harleston

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Harleston. 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 Norfolk 014F -0.307 20466/32,844 7
South Norfolk 013C -0.344 21082/32,844 7
South Norfolk 012C -0.773 27087/32,844 9
South Norfolk 013B -0.895 28457/32,844 9
South Norfolk 013D -1.137 30521/32,844 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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