Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Limehouse, Tower Hamlets

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Limehouse, Tower Hamlets, Greater London

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Limehouse, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Tower Hamlets. 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 6 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 Limehouse 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 Limehouse. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Limehouse

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Limehouse. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Tower Hamlets.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Tower Hamlets 024A 35.19 5828/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 023C 34.736 5983/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 023D 21.968 12802/32,844 4
Tower Hamlets 023B 18.74 15458/32,844 5
Tower Hamlets 025F 17.995 16124/32,844 5
Tower Hamlets 025E 12.944 21107/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in Limehouse

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Limehouse. 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
Tower Hamlets 024A 0.276 3024/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 023C 0.258 3679/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 023D 0.129 12575/32,844 4
Tower Hamlets 025F 0.108 15268/32,844 5
Tower Hamlets 023B 0.107 15403/32,844 5
Tower Hamlets 025E 0.025 31644/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Limehouse

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Limehouse 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
Tower Hamlets 023C 0.156 6024/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 024A 0.149 6664/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 023D 0.084 15498/32,844 5
Tower Hamlets 023B 0.05 24774/32,844 8
Tower Hamlets 025F 0.044 26766/32,844 9
Tower Hamlets 025E 0.015 32573/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Limehouse

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Limehouse population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (23385/32,844) in Limehouse is less than the adult average rank (24421/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Tower Hamlets 023C 21.131 13055/32,844 4
Tower Hamlets 024A 12.836 19176/32,844 6
Tower Hamlets 023D 6.528 25568/32,844 8
Tower Hamlets 025F 5.062 27217/32,844 9
Tower Hamlets 023B 5.047 27238/32,844 9
Tower Hamlets 025E 1.094 31916/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Limehouse

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 Limehouse. 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
Tower Hamlets 024A 0.752 6353/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 023C 0.518 8898/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 025F -0.246 19811/32,844 7
Tower Hamlets 023D -0.273 20254/32,844 7
Tower Hamlets 025E -0.382 21887/32,844 7
Tower Hamlets 023B -0.594 24642/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Limehouse

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Limehouse. 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
Tower Hamlets 025F 1.053 3127/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 023B 0.869 4697/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 024A 0.615 7522/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 025E 0.542 8510/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 023C 0.533 8636/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 023D 0.335 11422/32,844 4

There were 1462 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Limehouse in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Limehouse

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Limehouse. 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
Tower Hamlets 023D 37.294 3103/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 024A 33.835 4657/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 025E 33.227 4975/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 023C 30.152 6851/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 025F 26.218 9968/32,844 4
Tower Hamlets 023B 25.669 10493/32,844 4

Inside Environment Deprivation in Limehouse

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Limehouse. 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
Tower Hamlets 023B 0.777 5924/32,844 2
Tower Hamlets 023D 0.468 9632/32,844 3
Tower Hamlets 025E 0.368 10970/32,844 4
Tower Hamlets 025F -0.428 22947/32,844 7
Tower Hamlets 023C -1.16 30064/32,844 10
Tower Hamlets 024A -1.432 31306/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Limehouse

Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Limehouse. 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
Tower Hamlets 025F 2.228 141/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 023C 1.979 448/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 025E 1.915 545/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 023B 1.715 980/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 024A 1.493 1652/32,844 1
Tower Hamlets 023D 1.446 1794/32,844 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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