Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Kentish Town, Camden

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

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Kentish Town, 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 8 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 Kentish Town 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 Kentish Town. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Kentish Town

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Kentish Town. 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 009D 29.369 8318/32,844 3
Camden 007E 21.717 12979/32,844 4
Camden 003E 20.295 14085/32,844 5
Camden 003D 19.37 14943/32,844 5
Camden 009E 17.412 16623/32,844 6
Camden 003C 15.197 18723/32,844 6
Camden 007F 14.937 18974/32,844 6
Camden 009C 13.294 20738/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in Kentish Town

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Kentish Town. 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 009D 0.252 3920/32,844 2
Camden 007E 0.16 9614/32,844 3
Camden 009E 0.149 10561/32,844 4
Camden 003E 0.148 10682/32,844 4
Camden 003D 0.124 13191/32,844 5
Camden 009C 0.099 16420/32,844 5
Camden 007F 0.096 16950/32,844 6
Camden 003C 0.086 18572/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in Kentish Town

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Kentish Town 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 009D 0.151 6479/32,844 2
Camden 003E 0.108 11309/32,844 4
Camden 007E 0.103 11984/32,844 4
Camden 003D 0.103 11986/32,844 4
Camden 009E 0.076 17162/32,844 6
Camden 007F 0.067 19526/32,844 6
Camden 009C 0.065 20211/32,844 7
Camden 003C 0.061 21254/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Kentish Town

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Kentish Town population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (23613/32,844) in Kentish Town is less than the adult average rank (27578/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Camden 009D 16.507 16195/32,844 5
Camden 007E 9.155 22703/32,844 7
Camden 003E 5.663 26540/32,844 9
Camden 007F 5.579 26622/32,844 9
Camden 009E 4.334 28125/32,844 9
Camden 003D 3.479 29155/32,844 9
Camden 003C 3.194 29510/32,844 9
Camden 009C 2.267 30568/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Kentish Town

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 Kentish Town. 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 003D 0.174 13405/32,844 5
Camden 009D 0.16 13614/32,844 5
Camden 007E 0.111 14343/32,844 5
Camden 009E 0.091 14660/32,844 5
Camden 003E -0.177 18786/32,844 6
Camden 003C -0.358 21559/32,844 7
Camden 007F -0.435 22569/32,844 7
Camden 009C -1.006 28872/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Kentish Town

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 Kentish Town. 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 007F 0.685 6670/32,844 3
Camden 003C 0.657 7002/32,844 3
Camden 003D 0.605 7683/32,844 3
Camden 009C 0.352 11140/32,844 4
Camden 003E 0.265 12475/32,844 4
Camden 007E 0.236 12925/32,844 4
Camden 009E 0.196 13586/32,844 5
Camden 009D 0.125 14729/32,844 5

There were 1276 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Kentish Town in February 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in Kentish Town

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Kentish Town. 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 009D 22.9 13326/32,844 5
Camden 007E 22.659 13567/32,844 5
Camden 003C 22.053 14264/32,844 5
Camden 009E 20.118 16510/32,844 6
Camden 003D 19.331 17483/32,844 6
Camden 009C 19.106 17736/32,844 6
Camden 003E 18.688 18251/32,844 6
Camden 007F 16.076 21562/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Kentish Town

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Kentish Town. 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 003E 0.294 11943/32,844 4
Camden 003C 0.119 14614/32,844 5
Camden 007E 0.083 15146/32,844 5
Camden 009C 0.027 16022/32,844 5
Camden 007F -0.297 21109/32,844 7
Camden 003D -0.369 22137/32,844 7
Camden 009D -0.458 23338/32,844 8
Camden 009E -0.721 26526/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Kentish Town

Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Kentish Town. 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 007F 1.764 863/32,844 1
Camden 003C 1.649 1157/32,844 1
Camden 009C 1.556 1442/32,844 1
Camden 009E 1.542 1486/32,844 1
Camden 009D 1.491 1657/32,844 1
Camden 003E 1.477 1711/32,844 1
Camden 007E 1.393 2015/32,844 1
Camden 003D 1.37 2134/32,844 1

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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