Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Lewisham Central, Lewisham

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Lewisham Central, Lewisham, Greater London

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

Overall Deprivation in Lewisham Central

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Lewisham Central. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Lewisham.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Lewisham 012C 45.854 2875/32,844 1
Lewisham 012D 44.99 3061/32,844 1
Lewisham 012F 33.686 6379/32,844 2
Lewisham 008E 32.623 6828/32,844 3
Lewisham 012G 31.554 7263/32,844 3
Lewisham 012A 30.802 7648/32,844 3
Lewisham 017D 29.292 8362/32,844 3
Lewisham 012E 28.631 8690/32,844 3
Lewisham 017B 28.053 9001/32,844 3
Lewisham 017F 22.616 12310/32,844 4
Lewisham 017E 21.872 12864/32,844 4
Lewisham 017A 20.574 13870/32,844 5

Income Deprivation in Lewisham Central

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 Lewisham Central. 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
Lewisham 012D 0.285 2712/32,844 1
Lewisham 012C 0.272 3153/32,844 1
Lewisham 012A 0.206 6305/32,844 2
Lewisham 008E 0.198 6758/32,844 3
Lewisham 012G 0.182 7915/32,844 3
Lewisham 017D 0.179 8069/32,844 3
Lewisham 017B 0.152 10335/32,844 4
Lewisham 012F 0.139 11621/32,844 4
Lewisham 017E 0.125 13090/32,844 4
Lewisham 012E 0.12 13668/32,844 5
Lewisham 017F 0.119 13752/32,844 5
Lewisham 017A 0.111 14873/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in Lewisham Central

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Lewisham Central 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
Lewisham 012D 0.222 2191/32,844 1
Lewisham 012C 0.195 3387/32,844 2
Lewisham 008E 0.124 9235/32,844 3
Lewisham 017D 0.115 10272/32,844 4
Lewisham 012G 0.112 10825/32,844 4
Lewisham 012A 0.111 10829/32,844 4
Lewisham 017B 0.107 11421/32,844 4
Lewisham 017E 0.105 11666/32,844 4
Lewisham 012F 0.101 12319/32,844 4
Lewisham 017F 0.068 19329/32,844 6
Lewisham 017A 0.065 20004/32,844 7
Lewisham 012E 0.061 21241/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Lewisham Central

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Lewisham Central population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (15270/32,844) in Lewisham Central is less than the adult average rank (23666/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Lewisham 012D 24.727 10975/32,844 4
Lewisham 012C 16.175 16431/32,844 6
Lewisham 012G 15.809 16743/32,844 6
Lewisham 012E 15.734 16805/32,844 6
Lewisham 017B 15.041 17325/32,844 6
Lewisham 017D 13.691 18427/32,844 6
Lewisham 008E 13.041 19003/32,844 6
Lewisham 012A 12.704 19311/32,844 6
Lewisham 017F 8.653 23246/32,844 8
Lewisham 017A 7.994 23948/32,844 8
Lewisham 017E 7.185 24832/32,844 8
Lewisham 012F 6.939 25101/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Lewisham Central

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Lewisham Central. 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
Lewisham 012C 1.515 1411/32,844 1
Lewisham 012D 1.055 3837/32,844 2
Lewisham 012A 0.426 9996/32,844 4
Lewisham 012F 0.424 10024/32,844 4
Lewisham 017D 0.312 11466/32,844 4
Lewisham 008E 0.259 12196/32,844 4
Lewisham 012G 0.214 12865/32,844 4
Lewisham 017A 0.144 13821/32,844 5
Lewisham 017B 0.143 13839/32,844 5
Lewisham 017F 0.001 16007/32,844 5
Lewisham 012E -0.128 18031/32,844 6
Lewisham 017E -0.143 18275/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Lewisham Central

7
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 Lewisham Central. 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
Lewisham 012F 1.67 635/32,844 1
Lewisham 012E 1.053 3132/32,844 1
Lewisham 012G 0.986 3640/32,844 2
Lewisham 008E 0.893 4458/32,844 2
Lewisham 017A 0.73 6177/32,844 2
Lewisham 012C 0.728 6203/32,844 2
Lewisham 017B 0.689 6621/32,844 3
Lewisham 012D 0.633 7288/32,844 3
Lewisham 012A 0.532 8653/32,844 3
Lewisham 017E 0.133 14603/32,844 5
Lewisham 017D 0.01 16514/32,844 6
Lewisham 017F -0.25 20348/32,844 7

There were 884 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Lewisham Central in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Lewisham Central

9
Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Lewisham Central. 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
Lewisham 012E 41.651 1744/32,844 1
Lewisham 017F 39.614 2317/32,844 1
Lewisham 012C 39.27 2410/32,844 1
Lewisham 012A 39 2482/32,844 1
Lewisham 012D 36.631 3357/32,844 2
Lewisham 017D 36.015 3633/32,844 2
Lewisham 012G 35.79 3733/32,844 2
Lewisham 012F 33.824 4665/32,844 2
Lewisham 017B 33.643 4752/32,844 2
Lewisham 017E 32.41 5420/32,844 2
Lewisham 008E 30.728 6455/32,844 2
Lewisham 017A 28.915 7724/32,844 3

Inside Environment Deprivation in Lewisham Central

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Lewisham Central. 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
Lewisham 012E 1.183 2562/32,844 1
Lewisham 012F 1.138 2840/32,844 1
Lewisham 017F 1.085 3220/32,844 1
Lewisham 017D 0.928 4435/32,844 2
Lewisham 008E 0.836 5304/32,844 2
Lewisham 017B 0.654 7261/32,844 3
Lewisham 017A 0.522 8878/32,844 3
Lewisham 012G 0.517 8944/32,844 3
Lewisham 017E 0.508 9078/32,844 3
Lewisham 012C 0.35 11206/32,844 4
Lewisham 012A 0.07 15362/32,844 5
Lewisham 012D -0.345 21780/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in Lewisham Central

10
Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Lewisham Central. 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
Lewisham 012F 1.87 616/32,844 1
Lewisham 008E 1.832 695/32,844 1
Lewisham 012G 1.815 739/32,844 1
Lewisham 012A 1.805 773/32,844 1
Lewisham 012E 1.716 977/32,844 1
Lewisham 017B 1.626 1228/32,844 1
Lewisham 017D 1.32 2346/32,844 1
Lewisham 017E 1.317 2357/32,844 1
Lewisham 017A 1.317 2360/32,844 1
Lewisham 012D 1.302 2424/32,844 1
Lewisham 012C 1.226 2791/32,844 1
Lewisham 017F 1.205 2920/32,844 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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