Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Park Hill & Whitgift, Croydon

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Park Hill & Whitgift, Croydon, Greater London

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Park Hill & Whitgift, 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 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 Park Hill & Whitgift 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 Park Hill & Whitgift. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 027C 35.775 5615/32,844 2
Croydon 023D 22.047 12739/32,844 4
Croydon 023C 12.324 21805/32,844 7
Croydon 023A 10.209 24251/32,844 8
Croydon 023B 9.773 24801/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

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 Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 027C 0.198 6818/32,844 3
Croydon 023D 0.137 11751/32,844 4
Croydon 023A 0.064 22742/32,844 7
Croydon 023B 0.05 26262/32,844 8
Croydon 023C 0.043 27876/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Park Hill & Whitgift 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 027C 0.158 5841/32,844 2
Croydon 023D 0.075 17465/32,844 6
Croydon 023C 0.047 25666/32,844 8
Croydon 023A 0.038 28330/32,844 9
Croydon 023B 0.031 30462/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Park Hill & Whitgift population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24450/32,844) in Park Hill & Whitgift is less than the adult average rank (28302/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Croydon 027C 15.744 16795/32,844 6
Croydon 023D 7.433 24556/32,844 8
Croydon 023B 2.437 30378/32,844 10
Croydon 023C 1.574 31366/32,844 10
Croydon 023A 1.384 31599/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Park Hill & Whitgift

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 Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 023D 0.337 11121/32,844 4
Croydon 027C 0.249 12346/32,844 4
Croydon 023A -0.939 28309/32,844 9
Croydon 023C -1.121 29746/32,844 10
Croydon 023B -1.13 29805/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

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 Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 023C 0.881 4572/32,844 2
Croydon 023D 0.36 11019/32,844 4
Croydon 027C 0.306 11842/32,844 4
Croydon 023A 0.3 11935/32,844 4
Croydon 023B -0.272 20647/32,844 7

There were 506 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Park Hill & Whitgift in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Park Hill & Whitgift

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 027C 42.086 1639/32,844 1
Croydon 023D 39.479 2355/32,844 1
Croydon 023C 36.917 3232/32,844 1
Croydon 023B 36.748 3300/32,844 2
Croydon 023A 29.94 7010/32,844 3

Inside Environment Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 027C 1.129 2914/32,844 1
Croydon 023B 0.023 16088/32,844 5
Croydon 023A -0.088 17848/32,844 6
Croydon 023D -0.145 18749/32,844 6
Croydon 023C -0.801 27350/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Park Hill & Whitgift

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Park Hill & Whitgift. 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 027C 1.219 2844/32,844 1
Croydon 023D 0.901 4844/32,844 2
Croydon 023B 0.836 5353/32,844 2
Croydon 023A 0.657 6890/32,844 3
Croydon 023C 0.595 7474/32,844 3

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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