Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Midhurst, Chichester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Midhurst, Chichester, West Sussex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Midhurst

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Midhurst. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Chichester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Chichester 004D 19.125 15139/32,844 5
Chichester 004F 13.472 20524/32,844 7
Chichester 003D 13.253 20785/32,844 7
Chichester 004C 4.833 30670/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Midhurst

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Midhurst. 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
Chichester 004D 0.133 12216/32,844 4
Chichester 004F 0.059 24005/32,844 8
Chichester 003D 0.048 26740/32,844 9
Chichester 004C 0.047 26981/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Midhurst

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Midhurst 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
Chichester 004D 0.081 15999/32,844 5
Chichester 004F 0.049 25031/32,844 8
Chichester 004C 0.047 25589/32,844 8
Chichester 003D 0.035 29331/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Midhurst

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Midhurst population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (15794/32,844) in Midhurst is less than the adult average rank (18831/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Chichester 004D 40.254 5306/32,844 2
Chichester 004F 20.809 13264/32,844 5
Chichester 004C 7.497 24489/32,844 8
Chichester 003D 6.661 25416/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Midhurst

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 Midhurst. 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
Chichester 004D -0.343 21346/32,844 7
Chichester 003D -0.848 27490/32,844 9
Chichester 004C -0.86 27586/32,844 9
Chichester 004F -1.094 29555/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Midhurst

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 Midhurst. 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
Chichester 004F -0.438 22947/32,844 7
Chichester 003D -0.685 26058/32,844 8
Chichester 004C -1.119 29988/32,844 10
Chichester 004D -1.634 32155/32,844 10

There were 23 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Midhurst in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Midhurst

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Midhurst. 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
Chichester 003D 40.042 2180/32,844 1
Chichester 004F 32.507 5374/32,844 2
Chichester 004D 31.138 6199/32,844 2
Chichester 004C 11.752 26830/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Midhurst

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Midhurst. 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
Chichester 003D 1.165 2673/32,844 1
Chichester 004F 0.865 5034/32,844 2
Chichester 004C -0.431 22996/32,844 8
Chichester 004D -1.101 29748/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Midhurst

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Midhurst. 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
Chichester 003D -0.126 17443/32,844 6
Chichester 004F -0.293 20227/32,844 7
Chichester 004C -0.413 22229/32,844 7
Chichester 004D -0.426 22424/32,844 7

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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