Deprivation Statistics for Kirkley & Pakefield, East Suffolk

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Kirkley & Pakefield, East Suffolk, Suffolk

We have used the 12 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Kirkley & Pakefield, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of East Suffolk. 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 12 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 Kirkley & Pakefield 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 Kirkley & Pakefield. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Kirkley & Pakefield. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of East Suffolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Waveney 007D 81.147 25/32,844 1
Waveney 007C 46.018 2848/32,844 1
Waveney 008B 43.187 3430/32,844 2
Waveney 007B 39.418 4452/32,844 2
Waveney 005D 35.596 5678/32,844 2
Waveney 005A 29.549 8233/32,844 3
Waveney 007E 27.42 9340/32,844 3
Waveney 008A 26.073 10144/32,844 4
Waveney 005E 21.534 13153/32,844 5
Waveney 012E 19.106 15148/32,844 5
Waveney 008C 17.886 16233/32,844 5
Waveney 012F 15.522 18423/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Kirkley & Pakefield. 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
Waveney 007D 0.439 169/32,844 1
Waveney 008B 0.286 2665/32,844 1
Waveney 007B 0.239 4561/32,844 2
Waveney 007C 0.238 4579/32,844 2
Waveney 005D 0.201 6596/32,844 3
Waveney 005A 0.188 7436/32,844 3
Waveney 008A 0.161 9566/32,844 3
Waveney 007E 0.138 11708/32,844 4
Waveney 005E 0.107 15308/32,844 5
Waveney 008C 0.105 15631/32,844 5
Waveney 012E 0.094 17314/32,844 6
Waveney 012F 0.09 17921/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Kirkley & Pakefield 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
Waveney 007D 0.381 50/32,844 1
Waveney 007C 0.254 1181/32,844 1
Waveney 008B 0.23 1906/32,844 1
Waveney 005D 0.172 4847/32,844 2
Waveney 007B 0.161 5633/32,844 2
Waveney 005A 0.143 7234/32,844 3
Waveney 005E 0.121 9546/32,844 3
Waveney 007E 0.119 9761/32,844 3
Waveney 008A 0.117 10116/32,844 4
Waveney 012E 0.113 10654/32,844 4
Waveney 012F 0.101 12402/32,844 4
Waveney 008C 0.077 16925/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Kirkley & Pakefield population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5815/32,844) in Kirkley & Pakefield is less than the adult average rank (8535/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Waveney 007D 68.004 923/32,844 1
Waveney 008B 52.89 2751/32,844 1
Waveney 007B 52.856 2757/32,844 1
Waveney 005D 49.147 3405/32,844 2
Waveney 005A 48.633 3492/32,844 2
Waveney 007E 35.102 6729/32,844 3
Waveney 005E 34.86 6814/32,844 3
Waveney 008A 31.874 7863/32,844 3
Waveney 008C 31.672 7927/32,844 3
Waveney 007C 25.621 10504/32,844 4
Waveney 012E 21.751 12701/32,844 4
Waveney 012F 19.088 14333/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Kirkley & Pakefield

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Kirkley & Pakefield. 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
Waveney 007D 2.248 161/32,844 1
Waveney 007C 1.289 2407/32,844 1
Waveney 008B 0.969 4468/32,844 2
Waveney 005E 0.634 7564/32,844 3
Waveney 005D 0.612 7785/32,844 3
Waveney 008A 0.52 8879/32,844 3
Waveney 007B 0.402 10299/32,844 4
Waveney 005A 0.329 11221/32,844 4
Waveney 007E 0.251 12314/32,844 4
Waveney 012F 0.204 13014/32,844 4
Waveney 012E 0.184 13280/32,844 5
Waveney 008C 0.026 15613/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

6
Average
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 Kirkley & Pakefield. 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
Waveney 007D 1.672 624/32,844 1
Waveney 007C 1.158 2477/32,844 1
Waveney 007B 0.921 4220/32,844 2
Waveney 007E 0.702 6481/32,844 2
Waveney 005D 0.581 7974/32,844 3
Waveney 008A 0.414 10239/32,844 4
Waveney 008C 0.188 13702/32,844 5
Waveney 008B -0.017 16948/32,844 6
Waveney 005E -0.104 18200/32,844 6
Waveney 012E -0.211 19788/32,844 7
Waveney 005A -0.233 20112/32,844 7
Waveney 012F -0.322 21347/32,844 7

There were 36 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Kirkley & Pakefield in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Kirkley & Pakefield

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Kirkley & Pakefield. 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
Waveney 008B 23.917 12231/32,844 4
Waveney 007D 22.238 14037/32,844 5
Waveney 008C 16.837 20639/32,844 7
Waveney 005A 16.256 21345/32,844 7
Waveney 012F 12.354 26172/32,844 8
Waveney 005D 12.268 26260/32,844 8
Waveney 005E 12.075 26475/32,844 9
Waveney 007C 11.269 27346/32,844 9
Waveney 007E 7.353 30773/32,844 10
Waveney 012E 7.231 30840/32,844 10
Waveney 008A 6.035 31517/32,844 10
Waveney 007B 5.156 31970/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Kirkley & Pakefield. 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
Waveney 007D 1.569 902/32,844 1
Waveney 007B 1.404 1445/32,844 1
Waveney 007E 1.345 1683/32,844 1
Waveney 007C 1.078 3275/32,844 1
Waveney 005D 1.026 3680/32,844 2
Waveney 012E 0.989 3942/32,844 2
Waveney 005A 0.821 5463/32,844 2
Waveney 008A 0.81 5590/32,844 2
Waveney 008C 0.23 12872/32,844 4
Waveney 012F -0.259 20520/32,844 7
Waveney 005E -0.283 20868/32,844 7
Waveney 008B -0.529 24265/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Kirkley & Pakefield

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Kirkley & Pakefield. 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
Waveney 007D 0.209 12001/32,844 4
Waveney 008A 0.093 13799/32,844 5
Waveney 007B 0.056 14386/32,844 5
Waveney 012F -0.197 18602/32,844 6
Waveney 007C -0.227 19104/32,844 6
Waveney 005D -0.283 20057/32,844 7
Waveney 008C -0.285 20093/32,844 7
Waveney 008B -0.382 21738/32,844 7
Waveney 012E -0.396 21959/32,844 7
Waveney 005A -0.45 22770/32,844 7
Waveney 005E -0.584 24671/32,844 8
Waveney 007E -0.597 24876/32,844 8

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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