Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Potters Bar Parkfield, Hertsmere

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Potters Bar Parkfield, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire

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

Overall Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Potters Bar Parkfield. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Hertsmere.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Hertsmere 003C 30.576 7755/32,844 3
Hertsmere 001D 12.635 21449/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001B 6.691 28672/32,844 9
Hertsmere 001E 6.04 29421/32,844 9
Hertsmere 001C 4.207 31304/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

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 Potters Bar Parkfield. 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
Hertsmere 003C 0.185 7674/32,844 3
Hertsmere 001D 0.086 18615/32,844 6
Hertsmere 001E 0.069 21701/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001B 0.048 26590/32,844 9
Hertsmere 001C 0.025 31640/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Potters Bar Parkfield 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
Hertsmere 003C 0.118 9902/32,844 4
Hertsmere 001D 0.059 21655/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001B 0.044 26647/32,844 9
Hertsmere 001E 0.032 30108/32,844 10
Hertsmere 001C 0.024 31773/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Potters Bar Parkfield population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (22013/32,844) in Potters Bar Parkfield is more than the adult average rank (21528/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Hertsmere 003C 37.718 5987/32,844 2
Hertsmere 001D 10.938 20957/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001B 6.554 25536/32,844 8
Hertsmere 001E 5.008 27289/32,844 9
Hertsmere 001C 1.1 31905/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Potters Bar Parkfield

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 Potters Bar Parkfield. 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
Hertsmere 003C 0.243 12448/32,844 4
Hertsmere 001D -0.319 20961/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001B -1.382 31273/32,844 10
Hertsmere 001C -1.423 31429/32,844 10
Hertsmere 001E -1.662 32132/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Potters Bar Parkfield. 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
Hertsmere 003C 0.908 4321/32,844 2
Hertsmere 001B -0.026 17089/32,844 6
Hertsmere 001C -0.095 18067/32,844 6
Hertsmere 001E -0.423 22734/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001D -0.609 25179/32,844 8

There were 95 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Potters Bar Parkfield in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Potters Bar Parkfield

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Potters Bar Parkfield. 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
Hertsmere 003C 33.126 5011/32,844 2
Hertsmere 001D 30.864 6376/32,844 2
Hertsmere 001C 20.672 15863/32,844 5
Hertsmere 001B 20.396 16182/32,844 5
Hertsmere 001E 19.199 17621/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Potters Bar Parkfield. 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
Hertsmere 003C -0.212 19804/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001C -0.348 21826/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001D -0.376 22223/32,844 7
Hertsmere 001E -0.479 23628/32,844 8
Hertsmere 001B -0.699 26322/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Potters Bar Parkfield

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Potters Bar Parkfield. 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
Hertsmere 001B 0.24 11561/32,844 4
Hertsmere 003C 0.177 12459/32,844 4
Hertsmere 001D 0.147 12923/32,844 4
Hertsmere 001E 0.056 14389/32,844 5
Hertsmere 001C 0.001 15278/32,844 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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