Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Milford, New Forest

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Milford, New Forest, Hampshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Milford

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Milford. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of New Forest.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
New Forest 023B 8.939 25866/32,844 8
New Forest 023D 7.016 28306/32,844 9
New Forest 023C 4.589 30912/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Milford

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Milford. 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
New Forest 023B 0.049 26510/32,844 9
New Forest 023C 0.035 29831/32,844 10
New Forest 023D 0.032 30437/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Milford

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Milford 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
New Forest 023C 0.051 24400/32,844 8
New Forest 023D 0.048 25447/32,844 8
New Forest 023B 0.045 26264/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Milford

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Milford population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (26541/32,844) in Milford is less than the adult average rank (28083/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
New Forest 023D 4.468 27954/32,844 9
New Forest 023B 4.197 28289/32,844 9
New Forest 023C 3.956 28583/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Milford

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 Milford. 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
New Forest 023B -0.86 27594/32,844 9
New Forest 023C -1.165 30066/32,844 10
New Forest 023D -1.231 30491/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Milford

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 Milford. 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
New Forest 023B -0.495 23714/32,844 8
New Forest 023C -0.854 27834/32,844 9
New Forest 023D -1.365 31294/32,844 10

There were 45 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Milford in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Milford

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Milford. 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
New Forest 023D 34.665 4234/32,844 2
New Forest 023B 33.669 4738/32,844 2
New Forest 023C 19.395 17401/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Milford

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Milford. 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
New Forest 023B -0.075 17654/32,844 6
New Forest 023C -0.667 25953/32,844 8
New Forest 023D -0.724 26570/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Milford

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Milford. 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
New Forest 023B -0.12 17348/32,844 6
New Forest 023D -0.485 23263/32,844 8
New Forest 023C -0.956 29044/32,844 9

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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