Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Highgate, Camden

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

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Highgate, 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 Highgate 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 Highgate. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Highgate

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Highgate. 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 001A 33.796 6341/32,844 2
Camden 001B 27.211 9462/32,844 3
Camden 001D 22.316 12523/32,844 4
Camden 003B 16.959 17027/32,844 6
Camden 001C 11.771 22437/32,844 7
Camden 003A 9.73 24847/32,844 8
Camden 001E 9.279 25415/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Highgate

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Highgate. 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 001A 0.236 4713/32,844 2
Camden 001B 0.201 6585/32,844 3
Camden 001D 0.181 7971/32,844 3
Camden 003B 0.156 9966/32,844 4
Camden 001C 0.079 19659/32,844 6
Camden 003A 0.051 25952/32,844 8
Camden 001E 0.023 31900/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Highgate

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Highgate 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 001A 0.184 4083/32,844 2
Camden 001B 0.155 6128/32,844 2
Camden 001D 0.107 11392/32,844 4
Camden 003B 0.103 12063/32,844 4
Camden 001C 0.071 18405/32,844 6
Camden 003A 0.048 25440/32,844 8
Camden 001E 0.032 30140/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Highgate

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Highgate population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20674/32,844) in Highgate is less than the adult average rank (28366/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Camden 001A 19.066 14347/32,844 5
Camden 001B 15.136 17264/32,844 6
Camden 001D 11.16 20743/32,844 7
Camden 003B 5.247 27026/32,844 9
Camden 001C 2.89 29867/32,844 10
Camden 001E 1.617 31309/32,844 10
Camden 003A 1.228 31749/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Highgate

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 Highgate. 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 001A 0.32 11363/32,844 4
Camden 001B -0.156 18475/32,844 6
Camden 001D -0.218 19402/32,844 6
Camden 003B -0.77 26689/32,844 9
Camden 001C -1.532 31792/32,844 10
Camden 001E -1.576 31923/32,844 10
Camden 003A -1.587 31951/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Highgate

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Highgate. 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 001A 1.103 2784/32,844 1
Camden 001E 0.983 3662/32,844 2
Camden 001D 0.737 6099/32,844 2
Camden 003A 0.657 7005/32,844 3
Camden 001C 0.228 13068/32,844 4
Camden 003B 0.184 13773/32,844 5
Camden 001B 0.183 13796/32,844 5

There were 443 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Highgate in February 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in Highgate

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Highgate. 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 001B 23.205 12982/32,844 4
Camden 001A 21.115 15367/32,844 5
Camden 001D 18.921 17950/32,844 6
Camden 001E 17.109 20297/32,844 7
Camden 003B 16.959 20488/32,844 7
Camden 001C 16.668 20848/32,844 7
Camden 003A 14.774 23323/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Highgate

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Highgate. 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 001B 0.468 9637/32,844 3
Camden 003A 0.333 11443/32,844 4
Camden 001C 0.155 14059/32,844 5
Camden 001E 0.153 14089/32,844 5
Camden 003B -0.447 23197/32,844 8
Camden 001D -0.658 25860/32,844 8
Camden 001A -0.814 27462/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Highgate

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Highgate. 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 001D 1.446 1796/32,844 1
Camden 001E 1.312 2383/32,844 1
Camden 001C 1.295 2459/32,844 1
Camden 003A 1.147 3234/32,844 1
Camden 003B 1.144 3253/32,844 1
Camden 001A 1.051 3785/32,844 2
Camden 001B 1.021 3983/32,844 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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