Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Polegate North, Wealden

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Polegate North, Wealden, East Sussex

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Polegate North, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Wealden. 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 4 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 Polegate North 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 Polegate North. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Polegate North

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Polegate North. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Wealden.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Wealden 019E 20.07 14283/32,844 5
Wealden 019B 18.592 15586/32,844 5
Wealden 019A 16.89 17086/32,844 6
Wealden 019C 10.627 23744/32,844 8

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Income Deprivation in Polegate North

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Polegate North. 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
Wealden 019E 0.14 11508/32,844 4
Wealden 019B 0.131 12412/32,844 4
Wealden 019A 0.122 13495/32,844 5
Wealden 019C 0.07 21440/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Polegate North

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Polegate North 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
Wealden 019E 0.117 10090/32,844 4
Wealden 019B 0.109 11172/32,844 4
Wealden 019A 0.091 14116/32,844 5
Wealden 019C 0.057 22281/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Polegate North

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Polegate North population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (9177/32,844) in Polegate North is less than the adult average rank (12555/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Wealden 019E 30.918 8209/32,844 3
Wealden 019B 25.683 10471/32,844 4
Wealden 019A 25.418 10609/32,844 4
Wealden 019C 20.021 13752/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in Polegate North

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 Polegate North. 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
Wealden 019B 0.053 15181/32,844 5
Wealden 019E -0.274 20270/32,844 7
Wealden 019C -0.769 26664/32,844 9
Wealden 019A -0.848 27485/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Polegate North

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Polegate North. 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
Wealden 019C 0.01 16519/32,844 6
Wealden 019B -0.506 23877/32,844 8
Wealden 019E -0.596 25038/32,844 8
Wealden 019A -0.716 26406/32,844 9

There were 55 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Polegate North in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Polegate North

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Polegate North. 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
Wealden 019A 29.167 7525/32,844 3
Wealden 019E 20.96 15551/32,844 5
Wealden 019C 11.534 27102/32,844 9
Wealden 019B 11.457 27165/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Polegate North

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Polegate North. 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
Wealden 019B -0.01 16620/32,844 6
Wealden 019A -0.463 23405/32,844 8
Wealden 019C -0.486 23736/32,844 8
Wealden 019E -0.603 25210/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Polegate North

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Polegate North. 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
Wealden 019C 0.742 6127/32,844 2
Wealden 019E 0.449 8917/32,844 3
Wealden 019B 0.132 13128/32,844 4
Wealden 019A -0.189 18467/32,844 6

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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