Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Mile End, Colchester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Mile End, Colchester, Essex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Mile End

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Mile End. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Colchester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Colchester 004B 18.509 15684/32,844 5
Colchester 004D 11.477 22766/32,844 7
Colchester 004A 10.814 23531/32,844 8
Colchester 004C 7.77 27337/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Mile End

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Mile End. 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
Colchester 004A 0.085 18696/32,844 6
Colchester 004B 0.076 20307/32,844 7
Colchester 004D 0.062 23326/32,844 8
Colchester 004C 0.043 27791/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Mile End

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Mile End 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
Colchester 004B 0.088 14610/32,844 5
Colchester 004D 0.056 22659/32,844 7
Colchester 004A 0.05 24578/32,844 8
Colchester 004C 0.03 30665/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Mile End

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Mile End population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (26187/32,844) in Mile End is less than the adult average rank (26983/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Colchester 004B 8.625 23286/32,844 8
Colchester 004A 5.356 26894/32,844 9
Colchester 004D 4.056 28472/32,844 9
Colchester 004C 1.768 31138/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Mile End

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Mile End. 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
Colchester 004B 0.425 10007/32,844 4
Colchester 004D -0.425 22439/32,844 7
Colchester 004A -0.8 27004/32,844 9
Colchester 004C -1.034 29084/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Mile End

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Mile End. 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
Colchester 004B 0.862 4769/32,844 2
Colchester 004A -0.009 16827/32,844 6
Colchester 004D -0.029 17127/32,844 6
Colchester 004C -0.642 25563/32,844 8

There were 268 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Mile End in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Mile End

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Mile End. 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
Colchester 004C 39.084 2457/32,844 1
Colchester 004D 34.049 4552/32,844 2
Colchester 004A 30.98 6288/32,844 2
Colchester 004B 25.136 10970/32,844 4

Inside Environment Deprivation in Mile End

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Mile End. 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
Colchester 004B 0.112 14729/32,844 5
Colchester 004D -0.025 16848/32,844 6
Colchester 004A -0.47 23511/32,844 8
Colchester 004C -0.494 23843/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Mile End

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Mile End. 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
Colchester 004A -0.524 23829/32,844 8
Colchester 004B -0.617 25140/32,844 8
Colchester 004D -0.739 26683/32,844 9
Colchester 004C -1.102 30275/32,844 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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