Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Peckham, Southwark

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Peckham, Southwark, Greater London

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

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Overall Deprivation in Peckham

iLivehere Rating 8/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Peckham. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Southwark.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Southwark 018E 39.431 4448/32,844 2
Southwark 019D 39.137 4531/32,844 2
Southwark 022F 37.664 4985/32,844 2
Southwark 022B 34.841 5948/32,844 2
Southwark 019E 33.895 6313/32,844 2
Southwark 022D 32.313 6961/32,844 3
Southwark 019B 30.983 7560/32,844 3
Southwark 019C 27.301 9413/32,844 3

Income Deprivation in Peckham

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Peckham. 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
Southwark 018E 0.335 1316/32,844 1
Southwark 019D 0.28 2859/32,844 1
Southwark 019E 0.26 3597/32,844 2
Southwark 022F 0.25 4010/32,844 2
Southwark 022B 0.246 4236/32,844 2
Southwark 019B 0.23 4973/32,844 2
Southwark 022D 0.205 6372/32,844 2
Southwark 019C 0.195 6942/32,844 3

Employment Deprivation in Peckham

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Peckham 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
Southwark 018E 0.178 4430/32,844 2
Southwark 019D 0.176 4575/32,844 2
Southwark 022F 0.156 6061/32,844 2
Southwark 022B 0.155 6087/32,844 2
Southwark 019E 0.148 6738/32,844 3
Southwark 019B 0.13 8484/32,844 3
Southwark 019C 0.113 10569/32,844 4
Southwark 022D 0.111 10973/32,844 4

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Peckham

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Peckham population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (22003/32,844) in Peckham is more than the adult average rank (14051/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Southwark 022F 19.536 14062/32,844 5
Southwark 022D 18.193 15007/32,844 5
Southwark 022B 14.739 17555/32,844 6
Southwark 018E 14.248 17951/32,844 6
Southwark 019D 12.777 19232/32,844 6
Southwark 019E 12.598 19399/32,844 6
Southwark 019B 12.577 19425/32,844 6
Southwark 019C 10.62 21252/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Peckham

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 Peckham. 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
Southwark 019D 0.599 7933/32,844 3
Southwark 019E 0.534 8697/32,844 3
Southwark 018E 0.459 9607/32,844 3
Southwark 022F 0.307 11525/32,844 4
Southwark 022B 0.245 12420/32,844 4
Southwark 019B 0.208 12953/32,844 4
Southwark 019C 0.008 15887/32,844 5
Southwark 022D -0.016 16243/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in Peckham

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 Peckham. 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
Southwark 022D 1.43 1251/32,844 1
Southwark 022F 0.924 4186/32,844 2
Southwark 022B 0.872 4665/32,844 2
Southwark 019D 0.83 5115/32,844 2
Southwark 018E 0.47 9479/32,844 3
Southwark 019B 0.281 12224/32,844 4
Southwark 019C 0.189 13684/32,844 5
Southwark 019E -0.128 18557/32,844 6

There were 989 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Peckham in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Peckham

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Peckham. 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
Southwark 019E 43.638 1295/32,844 1
Southwark 019C 42.504 1538/32,844 1
Southwark 019B 40.353 2096/32,844 1
Southwark 019D 39.43 2365/32,844 1
Southwark 022D 35.286 3946/32,844 2
Southwark 022F 35.268 3955/32,844 2
Southwark 018E 34.609 4261/32,844 2
Southwark 022B 32.65 5301/32,844 2

Inside Environment Deprivation in Peckham

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Peckham. 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
Southwark 022F 0.219 13033/32,844 4
Southwark 019B 0.08 15194/32,844 5
Southwark 019C -0.15 18848/32,844 6
Southwark 022B -0.164 19063/32,844 6
Southwark 022D -0.541 24418/32,844 8
Southwark 019E -0.579 24894/32,844 8
Southwark 018E -1.082 29624/32,844 10
Southwark 019D -1.453 31373/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Peckham

Extremely Bad
iLivehere Rating 10/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Peckham. 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
Southwark 022D 2.095 278/32,844 1
Southwark 022F 1.984 439/32,844 1
Southwark 022B 1.98 444/32,844 1
Southwark 019D 1.817 728/32,844 1
Southwark 018E 1.476 1716/32,844 1
Southwark 019B 1.274 2577/32,844 1
Southwark 019C 1.274 2579/32,844 1
Southwark 019E 1.264 2627/32,844 1

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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