Deprivation Statistics for Kington, Herefordshire, County of

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Kington, Herefordshire, County of, Herefordshire

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

Overall Deprivation in Kington

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Kington. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Herefordshire, County of.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Herefordshire 006D 24.353 11153/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006C 23.073 12002/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006B 21.327 13293/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Kington

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Kington. 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
Herefordshire 006D 0.176 8361/32,844 3
Herefordshire 006C 0.137 11804/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006B 0.077 20130/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Kington

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Kington 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
Herefordshire 006D 0.135 7960/32,844 3
Herefordshire 006C 0.098 12920/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006B 0.046 26076/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Kington

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Kington population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12151/32,844) in Kington is less than the adult average rank (16226/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Herefordshire 006D 23.691 11504/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006C 23.278 11736/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006B 12.357 19607/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Kington

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Kington. 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
Herefordshire 006D 0.256 12242/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006C 0.041 15375/32,844 5
Herefordshire 006B -0.708 25996/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Kington

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Kington. 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
Herefordshire 006D -0.527 24148/32,844 8
Herefordshire 006C -0.598 25056/32,844 8
Herefordshire 006B -1.541 31898/32,844 10

There were 15 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Kington in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Kington

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Kington. 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
Herefordshire 006B 45.795 918/32,844 1
Herefordshire 006C 24.855 11274/32,844 4
Herefordshire 006D 7.64 30583/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Kington

10
Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Kington. 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
Herefordshire 006B 2.512 22/32,844 1
Herefordshire 006C 1.422 1384/32,844 1
Herefordshire 006D 1.097 3130/32,844 1

Outside Environment Deprivation in Kington

1
Excellent
iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Kington. 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
Herefordshire 006B -1.166 30702/32,844 10
Herefordshire 006C -1.254 31200/32,844 10
Herefordshire 006D -1.492 32165/32,844 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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