Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Mendlesham, Mid Suffolk

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Mendlesham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Mendlesham, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Mid 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 4 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 Mendlesham 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 Mendlesham. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Mendlesham

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Mendlesham. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Mid Suffolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Mid Suffolk 007D 18.68 15520/32,844 5
Mid Suffolk 005C 17.088 16907/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 003C 14.383 19562/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 001D 10.817 23528/32,844 8

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Income Deprivation in Mendlesham

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Mendlesham. 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
Mid Suffolk 007D 0.084 18843/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 005C 0.064 22709/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 003C 0.055 24943/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 001D 0.052 25573/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Mendlesham

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Mendlesham 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
Mid Suffolk 005C 0.07 18793/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 001D 0.053 23600/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 007D 0.051 24435/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 003C 0.038 28577/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Mendlesham

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Mendlesham population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20022/32,844) in Mendlesham is more than the adult average rank (19434/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Mid Suffolk 005C 16.091 16496/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 001D 11.791 20155/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 007D 11.599 20323/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 003C 7.621 24349/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Mendlesham

iLivehere Rating 1/10
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 Mendlesham. 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
Mid Suffolk 007D -0.641 25231/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 001D -0.946 28372/32,844 9
Mid Suffolk 005C -1.218 30412/32,844 10
Mid Suffolk 003C -1.649 32103/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Mendlesham

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 Mendlesham. 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
Mid Suffolk 005C -0.202 19651/32,844 6
Mid Suffolk 007D -0.653 25687/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 001D -1.202 30476/32,844 10
Mid Suffolk 003C -1.534 31878/32,844 10

There were 4 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Mendlesham in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Mendlesham

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Mendlesham. 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
Mid Suffolk 003C 49.135 434/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 007D 44.051 1230/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 005C 36.098 3584/32,844 2
Mid Suffolk 001D 32.719 5251/32,844 2

Inside Environment Deprivation in Mendlesham

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Mendlesham. 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
Mid Suffolk 007D 1.386 1509/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 005C 1.302 1884/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 003C 1.112 3032/32,844 1
Mid Suffolk 001D 0.627 7625/32,844 3

Outside Environment Deprivation in Mendlesham

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Mendlesham. 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
Mid Suffolk 007D -0.441 22648/32,844 7
Mid Suffolk 001D -0.686 25985/32,844 8
Mid Suffolk 005C -1.046 29823/32,844 10
Mid Suffolk 003C -1.577 32389/32,844 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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