Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Ratton, Eastbourne

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Ratton, Eastbourne, East Sussex

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Ratton, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Eastbourne. 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 6 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 Ratton 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 Ratton. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Ratton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Ratton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Eastbourne.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Eastbourne 006E 21.745 12960/32,844 4
Eastbourne 002E 18.777 15433/32,844 5
Eastbourne 004E 15.636 18312/32,844 6
Eastbourne 008A 10.777 23571/32,844 8
Eastbourne 004D 8.09 26957/32,844 9
Eastbourne 006D 4.985 30522/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Ratton

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 Ratton. 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
Eastbourne 006E 0.147 10748/32,844 4
Eastbourne 002E 0.106 15505/32,844 5
Eastbourne 004E 0.084 18848/32,844 6
Eastbourne 008A 0.083 19059/32,844 6
Eastbourne 004D 0.059 24059/32,844 8
Eastbourne 006D 0.029 31056/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Ratton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Ratton 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
Eastbourne 006E 0.128 8700/32,844 3
Eastbourne 002E 0.103 12083/32,844 4
Eastbourne 004E 0.091 14158/32,844 5
Eastbourne 008A 0.078 16863/32,844 6
Eastbourne 004D 0.053 23693/32,844 8
Eastbourne 006D 0.04 27908/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Ratton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Ratton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17431/32,844) in Ratton is less than the adult average rank (17676/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Eastbourne 004E 29.889 8626/32,844 3
Eastbourne 002E 29.036 8953/32,844 3
Eastbourne 006E 17.359 15564/32,844 5
Eastbourne 008A 10.183 21650/32,844 7
Eastbourne 004D 8.713 23174/32,844 8
Eastbourne 006D 3.385 29275/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Ratton

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 Ratton. 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
Eastbourne 006E 0.246 12408/32,844 4
Eastbourne 002E 0.056 15137/32,844 5
Eastbourne 004E -0.053 16824/32,844 6
Eastbourne 006D -0.516 23638/32,844 8
Eastbourne 008A -0.525 23739/32,844 8
Eastbourne 004D -0.797 26977/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Ratton

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 Ratton. 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
Eastbourne 006E 0.077 15471/32,844 5
Eastbourne 002E -0.073 17730/32,844 6
Eastbourne 004D -0.614 25245/32,844 8
Eastbourne 008A -0.671 25883/32,844 8
Eastbourne 006D -1.288 30928/32,844 10
Eastbourne 004E -1.332 31146/32,844 10

There were 125 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Ratton in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Ratton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Ratton. 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
Eastbourne 006D 24.887 11242/32,844 4
Eastbourne 004D 24.498 11634/32,844 4
Eastbourne 002E 24.304 11814/32,844 4
Eastbourne 006E 23.16 13032/32,844 4
Eastbourne 004E 22.446 13804/32,844 5
Eastbourne 008A 19.856 16823/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in Ratton

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Ratton. 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
Eastbourne 006E -0.214 19827/32,844 7
Eastbourne 008A -0.44 23095/32,844 8
Eastbourne 004E -0.448 23208/32,844 8
Eastbourne 006D -0.849 27768/32,844 9
Eastbourne 002E -0.868 27939/32,844 9
Eastbourne 004D -1.027 29250/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Ratton

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Ratton. 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
Eastbourne 004D 0.015 15044/32,844 5
Eastbourne 004E -0.335 20933/32,844 7
Eastbourne 006E -0.52 23766/32,844 8
Eastbourne 008A -0.545 24105/32,844 8
Eastbourne 002E -0.699 26166/32,844 8
Eastbourne 006D -0.921 28730/32,844 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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