Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Old Coulsdon, Croydon

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Old Coulsdon, Croydon, Greater London

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Old Coulsdon, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Croydon. 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 8 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 Coulsdon 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 Coulsdon. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Old Coulsdon. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Croydon.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Croydon 044D 35.481 5720/32,844 2
Croydon 041A 24.292 11187/32,844 4
Croydon 041B 14.363 19580/32,844 6
Croydon 044E 9.338 25335/32,844 8
Croydon 044C 8.448 26497/32,844 9
Croydon 043A 8.041 27025/32,844 9
Croydon 044A 6.431 28945/32,844 9
Croydon 044B 5.448 30069/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Old Coulsdon. 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
Croydon 044D 0.238 4619/32,844 2
Croydon 041A 0.173 8597/32,844 3
Croydon 041B 0.068 21999/32,844 7
Croydon 044C 0.054 25143/32,844 8
Croydon 044E 0.052 25667/32,844 8
Croydon 044B 0.042 28229/32,844 9
Croydon 044A 0.037 29223/32,844 9
Croydon 043A 0.036 29612/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Old Coulsdon 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
Croydon 044D 0.145 7042/32,844 3
Croydon 041A 0.102 12171/32,844 4
Croydon 041B 0.061 21376/32,844 7
Croydon 044C 0.056 22849/32,844 7
Croydon 044E 0.044 26814/32,844 9
Croydon 044B 0.035 29211/32,844 9
Croydon 044A 0.032 30240/32,844 10
Croydon 043A 0.031 30396/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Old Coulsdon population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24193/32,844) in Old Coulsdon is more than the adult average rank (18526/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Croydon 044D 36.348 6341/32,844 2
Croydon 041A 20.311 13591/32,844 5
Croydon 044C 10.246 21596/32,844 7
Croydon 041B 7.308 24701/32,844 8
Croydon 044A 6.553 25539/32,844 8
Croydon 044B 5.489 26729/32,844 9
Croydon 044E 5.282 26986/32,844 9
Croydon 043A 3.663 28929/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Old Coulsdon

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 Old Coulsdon. 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
Croydon 044D 0.673 7144/32,844 3
Croydon 041A -0.126 17984/32,844 6
Croydon 041B -0.578 24421/32,844 8
Croydon 044A -0.633 25133/32,844 8
Croydon 044C -0.691 25837/32,844 8
Croydon 044B -0.866 27654/32,844 9
Croydon 044E -1.004 28853/32,844 9
Croydon 043A -1.171 30109/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

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 Coulsdon. 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
Croydon 044D 0.496 9130/32,844 3
Croydon 044E 0.057 15788/32,844 5
Croydon 044A -0.134 18644/32,844 6
Croydon 044C -0.154 18945/32,844 6
Croydon 041B -0.22 19908/32,844 7
Croydon 041A -0.38 22178/32,844 7
Croydon 044B -0.971 28865/32,844 9
Croydon 043A -1.283 30905/32,844 10

There were 74 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Old Coulsdon in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Old Coulsdon

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Old Coulsdon. 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
Croydon 041B 44.543 1136/32,844 1
Croydon 041A 44.38 1165/32,844 1
Croydon 043A 39.662 2302/32,844 1
Croydon 044D 38.442 2680/32,844 1
Croydon 044E 34.22 4470/32,844 2
Croydon 044B 24.244 11891/32,844 4
Croydon 044A 20.002 16650/32,844 6
Croydon 044C 17.438 19872/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Old Coulsdon. 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
Croydon 044A -0.138 18621/32,844 6
Croydon 044C -0.351 21866/32,844 7
Croydon 043A -0.397 22522/32,844 7
Croydon 044D -0.491 23808/32,844 8
Croydon 041B -0.585 24976/32,844 8
Croydon 041A -0.744 26777/32,844 9
Croydon 044B -0.929 28455/32,844 9
Croydon 044E -1.083 29629/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Old Coulsdon

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Old Coulsdon. 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
Croydon 043A 0.24 11558/32,844 4
Croydon 044C 0.216 11896/32,844 4
Croydon 044A 0.188 12302/32,844 4
Croydon 041A 0.153 12831/32,844 4
Croydon 041B 0.147 12918/32,844 4
Croydon 044B 0.071 14159/32,844 5
Croydon 044D 0.005 15225/32,844 5
Croydon 044E -0.008 15427/32,844 5

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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