Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Northgate, Canterbury

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Northgate, Canterbury, Kent

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Northgate, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Canterbury. 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 6 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 Northgate 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 Northgate. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Northgate

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Northgate. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Canterbury.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Canterbury 011A 35.166 5836/32,844 2
Canterbury 014E 34.192 6191/32,844 2
Canterbury 014D 29.198 8406/32,844 3
Canterbury 014C 27.712 9192/32,844 3
Canterbury 020A 6.692 28671/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D 6.409 28978/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Northgate

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Northgate. 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
Canterbury 011A 0.248 4137/32,844 2
Canterbury 014E 0.198 6805/32,844 3
Canterbury 014D 0.179 8073/32,844 3
Canterbury 014C 0.144 11006/32,844 4
Canterbury 013D 0.04 28715/32,844 9
Canterbury 020A 0.039 28886/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Northgate

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Northgate 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
Canterbury 011A 0.168 5124/32,844 2
Canterbury 014E 0.154 6185/32,844 2
Canterbury 014D 0.136 7898/32,844 3
Canterbury 014C 0.075 17584/32,844 6
Canterbury 013D 0.032 30113/32,844 10
Canterbury 020A 0.023 31965/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Northgate

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Northgate population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11063/32,844) in Northgate is less than the adult average rank (15799/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Canterbury 014C 61.019 1625/32,844 1
Canterbury 011A 51.826 2910/32,844 1
Canterbury 014E 37.767 5973/32,844 2
Canterbury 014D 25.861 10389/32,844 4
Canterbury 020A 4.112 28395/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D 3.907 28640/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Northgate

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 Northgate. 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
Canterbury 014E 0.893 5110/32,844 2
Canterbury 014D 0.882 5206/32,844 2
Canterbury 014C 0.535 8686/32,844 3
Canterbury 011A 0.441 9819/32,844 3
Canterbury 020A -0.805 27055/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D -0.828 27276/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Northgate

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Northgate. 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
Canterbury 014E 1.128 2634/32,844 1
Canterbury 014C 0.886 4519/32,844 2
Canterbury 014D 0.694 6575/32,844 3
Canterbury 011A 0.687 6643/32,844 3
Canterbury 020A 0.27 12393/32,844 4
Canterbury 013D -0.015 16915/32,844 6

There were 459 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Northgate in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Northgate

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Northgate. 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
Canterbury 014D 25.721 10437/32,844 4
Canterbury 020A 25.66 10506/32,844 4
Canterbury 013D 24.428 11697/32,844 4
Canterbury 014C 20.451 16129/32,844 5
Canterbury 014E 19.232 17581/32,844 6
Canterbury 011A 18.982 17888/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Northgate

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Northgate. 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
Canterbury 014C 0.007 16349/32,844 5
Canterbury 014E -0.092 17900/32,844 6
Canterbury 013D -0.219 19910/32,844 7
Canterbury 020A -0.483 23681/32,844 8
Canterbury 011A -0.589 25018/32,844 8
Canterbury 014D -0.668 25965/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Northgate

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Northgate. 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
Canterbury 013D -0.346 21107/32,844 7
Canterbury 014E -0.454 22834/32,844 7
Canterbury 020A -0.482 23238/32,844 8
Canterbury 014D -0.77 27072/32,844 9
Canterbury 011A -0.979 29254/32,844 9
Canterbury 014C -1.05 29847/32,844 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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