Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Iver Heath, South Bucks

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Iver Heath, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Iver Heath

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Iver Heath. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Bucks.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Bucks 008C 14.225 19723/32,844 7
South Bucks 005D 14.073 19887/32,844 7
South Bucks 005E 13.788 20169/32,844 7
South Bucks 008A 9.354 25318/32,844 8
South Bucks 008B 6.208 29200/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Iver Heath

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Iver Heath. 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 Bucks 008C 0.098 16580/32,844 6
South Bucks 005E 0.07 21415/32,844 7
South Bucks 008A 0.065 22491/32,844 7
South Bucks 005D 0.054 25098/32,844 8
South Bucks 008B 0.031 30556/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Iver Heath

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Iver Heath 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 Bucks 008C 0.061 21099/32,844 7
South Bucks 008A 0.046 26184/32,844 8
South Bucks 005E 0.041 27531/32,844 9
South Bucks 005D 0.037 28772/32,844 9
South Bucks 008B 0.023 31859/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Iver Heath

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Iver Heath population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17836/32,844) in Iver Heath is less than the adult average rank (17962/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Bucks 008C 29.5 8785/32,844 3
South Bucks 005D 15.331 17100/32,844 6
South Bucks 005E 13.217 18857/32,844 6
South Bucks 008A 8.771 23112/32,844 8
South Bucks 008B 8.346 23580/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Iver Heath

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 Iver Heath. 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 Bucks 008C -0.598 24686/32,844 8
South Bucks 005E -0.965 28546/32,844 9
South Bucks 008A -1.135 29847/32,844 10
South Bucks 005D -1.152 29961/32,844 10
South Bucks 008B -1.586 31945/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Iver Heath

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Iver Heath. 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 Bucks 005D 0.85 4877/32,844 2
South Bucks 005E 0.334 11433/32,844 4
South Bucks 008C 0.168 14026/32,844 5
South Bucks 008B -0.002 16715/32,844 6
South Bucks 008A -0.17 19207/32,844 6

There were 35 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Iver Heath in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Iver Heath

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Iver Heath. 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 Bucks 005E 40.374 2087/32,844 1
South Bucks 005D 37.726 2927/32,844 1
South Bucks 008A 25.941 10217/32,844 4
South Bucks 008B 24.351 11771/32,844 4
South Bucks 008C 17.625 19624/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Iver Heath

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Iver Heath. 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 Bucks 008A -0.295 21071/32,844 7
South Bucks 008B -0.414 22727/32,844 7
South Bucks 005D -0.737 26701/32,844 9
South Bucks 008C -0.934 28511/32,844 9
South Bucks 005E -0.962 28758/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Iver Heath

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Iver Heath. 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 Bucks 008A 0.542 7963/32,844 3
South Bucks 005E 0.497 8449/32,844 3
South Bucks 005D 0.444 8973/32,844 3
South Bucks 008C 0.381 9745/32,844 3
South Bucks 008B 0.296 10799/32,844 4

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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