Deprivation Statistics Comparison for King’s Cross, Camden

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in King's Cross, Camden, Greater London

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

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Overall Deprivation in King's Cross

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for King's Cross. 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 024C 39.074 4547/32,844 2
Camden 025C 38.035 4860/32,844 2
Camden 024B 33.666 6387/32,844 2
Camden 024A 21.454 13208/32,844 5
Camden 025E 19.812 14517/32,844 5
Camden 024D 19.688 14633/32,844 5
Camden 025D 15.339 18602/32,844 6
Camden 025B 14.324 19616/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in King's Cross

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in King's Cross. 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 025C 0.271 3178/32,844 1
Camden 024C 0.267 3310/32,844 2
Camden 024B 0.18 8029/32,844 3
Camden 024A 0.147 10735/32,844 4
Camden 024D 0.144 11030/32,844 4
Camden 025E 0.109 15079/32,844 5
Camden 025B 0.065 22586/32,844 7
Camden 025D 0.061 23530/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in King's Cross

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in King's Cross 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 025C 0.178 4445/32,844 2
Camden 024C 0.173 4736/32,844 2
Camden 024B 0.125 9093/32,844 3
Camden 025E 0.11 11042/32,844 4
Camden 024A 0.081 16109/32,844 5
Camden 024D 0.077 16975/32,844 6
Camden 025B 0.038 28629/32,844 9
Camden 025D 0.033 29822/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in King's Cross

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the King's Cross population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16277/32,844) in King's Cross is less than the adult average rank (22547/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Camden 024C 29.679 8707/32,844 3
Camden 024A 19.968 13780/32,844 5
Camden 025C 17.189 15669/32,844 5
Camden 024B 16.227 16387/32,844 5
Camden 025D 12.857 19162/32,844 6
Camden 025B 10.839 21048/32,844 7
Camden 024D 8.647 23256/32,844 8
Camden 025E 1.271 31711/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in King's Cross

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 King's Cross. 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 025C 0.509 8993/32,844 3
Camden 024C 0.226 12694/32,844 4
Camden 024B 0.196 13128/32,844 4
Camden 024D -0.212 19309/32,844 6
Camden 025E -0.694 25868/32,844 8
Camden 024A -0.712 26047/32,844 8
Camden 025B -0.911 28069/32,844 9
Camden 025D -1.231 30494/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in King's Cross

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 King's Cross. 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 024C 1.253 1958/32,844 1
Camden 024B 1.25 1972/32,844 1
Camden 025C 1.164 2440/32,844 1
Camden 025B 0.599 7760/32,844 3
Camden 025E 0.348 11189/32,844 4
Camden 024D 0.175 13925/32,844 5
Camden 024A 0.094 15221/32,844 5
Camden 025D -0.148 18859/32,844 6

There were 2848 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers King's Cross in February 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in King's Cross

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in King's Cross. 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 025B 27.399 8911/32,844 3
Camden 025E 26.364 9842/32,844 3
Camden 024B 25.309 10827/32,844 4
Camden 024D 24.916 11211/32,844 4
Camden 024A 23.787 12358/32,844 4
Camden 024C 22.998 13215/32,844 5
Camden 025C 22.309 13955/32,844 5
Camden 025D 22.271 14001/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in King's Cross

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in King's Cross. 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 025D 1.153 2744/32,844 1
Camden 024B 0.854 5127/32,844 2
Camden 024A 0.454 9824/32,844 3
Camden 025E 0.181 13597/32,844 5
Camden 025B 0.065 15452/32,844 5
Camden 024D 0.057 15549/32,844 5
Camden 025C -0.316 21378/32,844 7
Camden 024C -0.332 21618/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in King's Cross

Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in King's Cross. 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 024B 2.386 51/32,844 1
Camden 025E 2.185 183/32,844 1
Camden 024C 2.154 209/32,844 1
Camden 025D 2.117 256/32,844 1
Camden 024A 2.025 378/32,844 1
Camden 025B 2.019 384/32,844 1
Camden 025C 2.001 414/32,844 1
Camden 024D 1.995 421/32,844 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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