Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Old Costessey, South Norfolk

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Old Costessey, South Norfolk, Norfolk

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

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Overall Deprivation in Old Costessey

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Old Costessey. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Norfolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Norfolk 001F 25.098 10707/32,844 4
South Norfolk 001E 14.487 19461/32,844 6
South Norfolk 001H 14.17 19770/32,844 7
South Norfolk 002C 12.756 21321/32,844 7
South Norfolk 001G 9.204 25525/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Old Costessey

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Old Costessey. 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
South Norfolk 001F 0.161 9563/32,844 3
South Norfolk 001E 0.091 17748/32,844 6
South Norfolk 002C 0.084 18926/32,844 6
South Norfolk 001H 0.08 19512/32,844 6
South Norfolk 001G 0.061 23483/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Old Costessey

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Old Costessey 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
South Norfolk 001F 0.126 8909/32,844 3
South Norfolk 001E 0.105 11749/32,844 4
South Norfolk 001H 0.092 13990/32,844 5
South Norfolk 002C 0.062 20841/32,844 7
South Norfolk 001G 0.038 28458/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Old Costessey

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Old Costessey population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (14581/32,844) in Old Costessey is less than the adult average rank (18693/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Norfolk 001F 44.768 4218/32,844 2
South Norfolk 001H 18.022 15120/32,844 5
South Norfolk 001G 17.506 15457/32,844 5
South Norfolk 001E 12.789 19227/32,844 6
South Norfolk 002C 4.403 28034/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Old Costessey

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Old Costessey. 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
South Norfolk 001F 0.068 14969/32,844 5
South Norfolk 001H -0.008 16137/32,844 5
South Norfolk 001E -0.01 16156/32,844 5
South Norfolk 002C -0.643 25253/32,844 8
South Norfolk 001G -0.864 27639/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Old Costessey

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Old Costessey. 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
South Norfolk 001F 0.238 12903/32,844 4
South Norfolk 001E -0.348 21722/32,844 7
South Norfolk 001H -0.489 23624/32,844 8
South Norfolk 001G -0.521 24071/32,844 8
South Norfolk 002C -0.655 25705/32,844 8

There were 67 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Old Costessey in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Old Costessey

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Old Costessey. 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
South Norfolk 001G 29.394 7378/32,844 3
South Norfolk 002C 27.885 8534/32,844 3
South Norfolk 001H 20.988 15519/32,844 5
South Norfolk 001F 20.286 16317/32,844 5
South Norfolk 001E 18.648 18300/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Old Costessey

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Old Costessey. 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
South Norfolk 002C 0.998 3881/32,844 2
South Norfolk 001H -0.427 22931/32,844 7
South Norfolk 001F -0.613 25332/32,844 8
South Norfolk 001E -0.729 26614/32,844 9
South Norfolk 001G -0.962 28752/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Old Costessey

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Old Costessey. 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
South Norfolk 001F -0.451 22791/32,844 7
South Norfolk 001G -0.584 24673/32,844 8
South Norfolk 001E -0.595 24842/32,844 8
South Norfolk 001H -0.715 26379/32,844 9
South Norfolk 002C -1.027 29678/32,844 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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