Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Hummersknott, Darlington

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Hummersknott, Darlington, County Durham

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

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Overall Deprivation in Hummersknott

iLivehere Rating 1/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Hummersknott. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Darlington.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Darlington 011A 6.935 28409/32,844 9
Darlington 011E 5.437 30081/32,844 10
Darlington 011B 4.888 30612/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Hummersknott

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Hummersknott. 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
Darlington 011A 0.051 26008/32,844 8
Darlington 011B 0.038 29127/32,844 9
Darlington 011E 0.022 31972/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Hummersknott

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Hummersknott 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
Darlington 011A 0.05 24606/32,844 8
Darlington 011E 0.044 26705/32,844 9
Darlington 011B 0.041 27582/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Hummersknott

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Hummersknott population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (29234/32,844) in Hummersknott is less than the adult average rank (30670/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Darlington 011B 3.418 29230/32,844 9
Darlington 011E 2.107 30776/32,844 10
Darlington 011A 0.894 32134/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Hummersknott

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 Hummersknott. 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
Darlington 011A -0.047 16739/32,844 6
Darlington 011E -0.118 17864/32,844 6
Darlington 011B -0.345 21372/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Hummersknott

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Hummersknott. 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
Darlington 011E 0.08 15415/32,844 5
Darlington 011A -0.068 17664/32,844 6
Darlington 011B -0.455 23181/32,844 8

There were 252 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Hummersknott in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Hummersknott

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Hummersknott. 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
Darlington 011B 16.666 20852/32,844 7
Darlington 011A 15.738 22024/32,844 7
Darlington 011E 13.183 25185/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Hummersknott

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Hummersknott. 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
Darlington 011E -1.21 30341/32,844 10
Darlington 011B -1.321 30880/32,844 10
Darlington 011A -2.549 32804/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Hummersknott

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Hummersknott. 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
Darlington 011A -1.126 30453/32,844 10
Darlington 011E -1.195 30879/32,844 10
Darlington 011B -1.327 31550/32,844 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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