Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Prettygate, Colchester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Prettygate, Colchester, Essex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Prettygate

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Prettygate. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Colchester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Colchester 009B 25.366 10537/32,844 4
Colchester 014A 16.698 17283/32,844 6
Colchester 014C 11.904 22272/32,844 7
Colchester 014B 10.21 24250/32,844 8
Colchester 009C 8.213 26808/32,844 9
Colchester 014D 6.644 28731/32,844 9
Colchester 014E 6.051 29398/32,844 9
Colchester 009A 4.159 31343/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Prettygate

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 Prettygate. 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
Colchester 009B 0.188 7451/32,844 3
Colchester 014A 0.117 14086/32,844 5
Colchester 014C 0.093 17368/32,844 6
Colchester 014B 0.067 22116/32,844 7
Colchester 009C 0.054 25114/32,844 8
Colchester 014E 0.053 25541/32,844 8
Colchester 014D 0.05 26101/32,844 8
Colchester 009A 0.045 27494/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Prettygate

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Prettygate 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
Colchester 009B 0.115 10325/32,844 4
Colchester 014A 0.111 10967/32,844 4
Colchester 014C 0.075 17447/32,844 6
Colchester 014B 0.065 20119/32,844 7
Colchester 014D 0.06 21522/32,844 7
Colchester 014E 0.056 22712/32,844 7
Colchester 009C 0.056 22799/32,844 7
Colchester 009A 0.032 30048/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Prettygate

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Prettygate population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (23062/32,844) in Prettygate is more than the adult average rank (20548/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Colchester 009B 27.836 9463/32,844 3
Colchester 014A 17.653 15359/32,844 5
Colchester 014B 10.117 21705/32,844 7
Colchester 014D 7.99 23957/32,844 8
Colchester 014E 7.602 24370/32,844 8
Colchester 014C 6.74 25315/32,844 8
Colchester 009C 4.331 28128/32,844 9
Colchester 009A 2.191 30678/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Prettygate

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 Prettygate. 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
Colchester 009B 0.4 10324/32,844 4
Colchester 014A 0.143 13824/32,844 5
Colchester 014C 0.118 14230/32,844 5
Colchester 014B -0.247 19820/32,844 7
Colchester 014D -0.307 20763/32,844 7
Colchester 014E -0.314 20876/32,844 7
Colchester 009C -0.394 22044/32,844 7
Colchester 009A -0.665 25525/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Prettygate

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 Prettygate. 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
Colchester 009B 0.422 10139/32,844 4
Colchester 009C -0.17 19208/32,844 6
Colchester 014A -0.369 22005/32,844 7
Colchester 014B -0.848 27771/32,844 9
Colchester 009A -0.944 28643/32,844 9
Colchester 014E -1 29091/32,844 9
Colchester 014C -1.189 30406/32,844 10
Colchester 014D -1.313 31038/32,844 10

There were 127 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Prettygate in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Prettygate

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Prettygate. 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
Colchester 014B 25.339 10802/32,844 4
Colchester 014C 22.023 14302/32,844 5
Colchester 009C 21.161 15314/32,844 5
Colchester 009B 19.891 16782/32,844 6
Colchester 009A 19.157 17669/32,844 6
Colchester 014D 13.811 24452/32,844 8
Colchester 014A 12.674 25802/32,844 8
Colchester 014E 8.415 30005/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Prettygate

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Prettygate. 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
Colchester 009B -0.054 17317/32,844 6
Colchester 014A -0.245 20325/32,844 7
Colchester 009C -0.716 26461/32,844 9
Colchester 014E -0.855 27820/32,844 9
Colchester 009A -0.928 28451/32,844 9
Colchester 014C -0.939 28546/32,844 9
Colchester 014B -0.944 28594/32,844 9
Colchester 014D -1.082 29626/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Prettygate

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Prettygate. 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
Colchester 009C -0.008 15426/32,844 5
Colchester 009B -0.353 21245/32,844 7
Colchester 014D -0.391 21887/32,844 7
Colchester 009A -0.471 23089/32,844 8
Colchester 014B -0.491 23355/32,844 8
Colchester 014C -0.537 23996/32,844 8
Colchester 014A -0.706 26265/32,844 8
Colchester 014E -0.888 28384/32,844 9

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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