Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Minster Cliffs, Swale

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Minster Cliffs, Swale, Kent

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Minster Cliffs, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Swale. 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 5 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 Minster Cliffs 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 Minster Cliffs. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Minster Cliffs. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Swale.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Swale 003A 38.419 4759/32,844 2
Swale 003B 26.547 9860/32,844 4
Swale 006C 22.82 12168/32,844 4
Swale 003C 19.077 15172/32,844 5
Swale 003D 14.509 19442/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Minster Cliffs. 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
Swale 003A 0.241 4431/32,844 2
Swale 003B 0.123 13356/32,844 5
Swale 006C 0.121 13588/32,844 5
Swale 003C 0.092 17593/32,844 6
Swale 003D 0.084 18826/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Minster Cliffs 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
Swale 003A 0.215 2506/32,844 1
Swale 003C 0.126 8984/32,844 3
Swale 003B 0.109 11235/32,844 4
Swale 006C 0.099 12682/32,844 4
Swale 003D 0.08 16392/32,844 5

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Minster Cliffs population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (7297/32,844) in Minster Cliffs is less than the adult average rank (7854/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Swale 003A 53.723 2609/32,844 1
Swale 003B 34.253 7024/32,844 3
Swale 006C 33.911 7133/32,844 3
Swale 003D 30.128 8507/32,844 3
Swale 003C 24.897 10885/32,844 4

Health Deprivation and Disability in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Minster Cliffs. 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
Swale 003A 0.855 5404/32,844 2
Swale 003C 0.566 8334/32,844 3
Swale 003B 0.078 14838/32,844 5
Swale 006C -0.079 17252/32,844 6
Swale 003D -0.101 17577/32,844 6

Crime Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Minster Cliffs. 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
Swale 006C 0.995 3555/32,844 2
Swale 003B 0.666 6906/32,844 3
Swale 003D 0.108 15010/32,844 5
Swale 003A -0.071 17719/32,844 6
Swale 003C -0.449 23095/32,844 8

There were 122 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Minster Cliffs in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Minster Cliffs. 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
Swale 003B 31.644 5882/32,844 2
Swale 003A 20.525 16033/32,844 5
Swale 006C 18.763 18158/32,844 6
Swale 003C 17.289 20070/32,844 7
Swale 003D 9.905 28683/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Minster Cliffs. 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
Swale 003B 0.862 5056/32,844 2
Swale 006C 0.148 14160/32,844 5
Swale 003D -0.757 26907/32,844 9
Swale 003A -0.907 28252/32,844 9
Swale 003C -1.206 30314/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Minster Cliffs

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Minster Cliffs. 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
Swale 003A -0.402 22064/32,844 7
Swale 006C -0.416 22297/32,844 7
Swale 003B -0.592 24801/32,844 8
Swale 003D -0.653 25582/32,844 8
Swale 003C -0.72 26451/32,844 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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