Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Seaford North, Lewes

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

We have used the 3 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Seaford North, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Lewes. 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 3 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 Seaford 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 Seaford North. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Seaford North

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Seaford North. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Lewes.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Lewes 012D 25.445 10492/32,844 4
Lewes 011C 11.711 22507/32,844 7
Lewes 011B 9.757 24812/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Seaford North

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Seaford 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
Lewes 012D 0.166 9125/32,844 3
Lewes 011C 0.095 17082/32,844 6
Lewes 011B 0.072 21179/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Seaford North

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Seaford 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
Lewes 012D 0.137 7805/32,844 3
Lewes 011C 0.087 14849/32,844 5
Lewes 011B 0.061 21160/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Seaford North

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Seaford North population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (15055/32,844) in Seaford North is less than the adult average rank (16438/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Lewes 012D 37.707 5989/32,844 2
Lewes 011B 15.297 17128/32,844 6
Lewes 011C 7.223 24776/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Seaford North

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 Seaford 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
Lewes 012D 0.163 13568/32,844 5
Lewes 011C -0.222 19459/32,844 6
Lewes 011B -1.024 29008/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Seaford North

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Seaford 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
Lewes 012D -0.471 23381/32,844 8
Lewes 011C -0.986 28972/32,844 9
Lewes 011B -1.074 29647/32,844 10

There were 12 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Seaford North in February 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Seaford North

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Seaford 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
Lewes 012D 28.938 7713/32,844 3
Lewes 011B 27.251 9029/32,844 3
Lewes 011C 20.541 16012/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Seaford North

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Seaford 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
Lewes 012D -0.68 26109/32,844 8
Lewes 011C -0.927 28433/32,844 9
Lewes 011B -1.899 32421/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Seaford North

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Seaford 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
Lewes 012D -0.762 26961/32,844 9
Lewes 011C -0.87 28208/32,844 9
Lewes 011B -1.058 29915/32,844 10

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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