Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Maldon West, Maldon

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Maldon West, Maldon, Essex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Maldon West. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Maldon.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Maldon 005F 15.774 18168/32,844 6
Maldon 005E 9.811 24744/32,844 8
Maldon 005D 4.345 31166/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Maldon West. 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
Maldon 005F 0.115 14295/32,844 5
Maldon 005E 0.062 23314/32,844 8
Maldon 005D 0.027 31371/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Maldon West

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Maldon West 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
Maldon 005F 0.112 10785/32,844 4
Maldon 005E 0.056 22893/32,844 7
Maldon 005D 0.03 30554/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Maldon West population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17337/32,844) in Maldon West is more than the adult average rank (14710/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Maldon 005F 22.488 12245/32,844 4
Maldon 005E 20.404 13537/32,844 5
Maldon 005D 8.898 22973/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Maldon West

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 Maldon West. 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
Maldon 005F -0.047 16730/32,844 6
Maldon 005E -1.049 29212/32,844 9
Maldon 005D -1.216 30401/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Maldon West. 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
Maldon 005F -0.864 27929/32,844 9
Maldon 005D -1.272 30846/32,844 10
Maldon 005E -1.625 32128/32,844 10

There were 95 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Maldon West in January 2024

Barriers to Housing and Services in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Maldon West. 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
Maldon 005E 29.395 7376/32,844 3
Maldon 005D 25.041 11066/32,844 4
Maldon 005F 9.354 29202/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Maldon West. 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
Maldon 005F -0.589 25034/32,844 8
Maldon 005E -1.574 31757/32,844 10
Maldon 005D -1.844 32332/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Maldon West

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Maldon West. 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
Maldon 005F -0.761 26941/32,844 9
Maldon 005E -1.055 29891/32,844 10
Maldon 005D -1.316 31491/32,844 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.