Deprivation Statistics for Selsdon Vale & Forestdale, Croydon

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale, Croydon, Greater London

We have used the 10 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Croydon. 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 10 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 Selsdon Vale & Forestdale 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 Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Croydon.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Croydon 034D 23.65 11605/32,844 4
Croydon 034C 20.543 13900/32,844 5
Croydon 034E 15.885 18054/32,844 6
Croydon 034B 15.24 18690/32,844 6
Croydon 033E 12.056 22109/32,844 7
Croydon 034A 11.624 22615/32,844 7
Croydon 033A 10.028 24489/32,844 8
Croydon 034G 8.868 25971/32,844 8
Croydon 039D 7.244 28016/32,844 9
Croydon 034H 6.813 28547/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

4
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 Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. 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
Croydon 034D 0.147 10741/32,844 4
Croydon 034C 0.137 11796/32,844 4
Croydon 034B 0.1 16272/32,844 5
Croydon 034E 0.085 18681/32,844 6
Croydon 033E 0.083 19084/32,844 6
Croydon 034A 0.058 24166/32,844 8
Croydon 033A 0.056 24604/32,844 8
Croydon 034H 0.042 28081/32,844 9
Croydon 034G 0.041 28382/32,844 9
Croydon 039D 0.034 29947/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale 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
Croydon 034D 0.091 14102/32,844 5
Croydon 034C 0.075 17409/32,844 6
Croydon 034B 0.067 19594/32,844 6
Croydon 033E 0.067 19674/32,844 6
Croydon 034E 0.063 20762/32,844 7
Croydon 034A 0.057 22360/32,844 7
Croydon 033A 0.051 24293/32,844 8
Croydon 034G 0.049 25113/32,844 8
Croydon 039D 0.035 29267/32,844 9
Croydon 034H 0.032 30157/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

4
Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Selsdon Vale & Forestdale population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (21574/32,844) in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale is more than the adult average rank (17308/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Croydon 034D 23.609 11560/32,844 4
Croydon 034C 18.297 14923/32,844 5
Croydon 034A 13.316 18759/32,844 6
Croydon 034G 11.824 20119/32,844 7
Croydon 034E 11.544 20378/32,844 7
Croydon 033A 10.859 21028/32,844 7
Croydon 033E 10.825 21064/32,844 7
Croydon 034B 10.031 21791/32,844 7
Croydon 034H 8.182 23751/32,844 8
Croydon 039D 7.132 24901/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

4
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 Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. 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
Croydon 034B -0.023 16346/32,844 5
Croydon 034D -0.058 16907/32,844 6
Croydon 033E -0.236 19658/32,844 6
Croydon 034A -0.236 19659/32,844 6
Croydon 033A -0.344 21362/32,844 7
Croydon 034C -0.456 22846/32,844 7
Croydon 034E -0.495 23363/32,844 8
Croydon 039D -0.642 25244/32,844 8
Croydon 034H -0.699 25922/32,844 8
Croydon 034G -0.952 28426/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

5
Average
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 Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. 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
Croydon 034C 0.878 4600/32,844 2
Croydon 034D 0.624 7407/32,844 3
Croydon 034E 0.592 7847/32,844 3
Croydon 034A 0.118 14851/32,844 5
Croydon 033E -0.128 18556/32,844 6
Croydon 033A -0.151 18908/32,844 6
Croydon 039D -0.352 21778/32,844 7
Croydon 034B -0.582 24877/32,844 8
Croydon 034H -0.612 25219/32,844 8
Croydon 034G -0.894 28188/32,844 9

There were 102 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Selsdon Vale & Forestdale in July 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. 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
Croydon 034D 35.273 3952/32,844 2
Croydon 034B 34.575 4281/32,844 2
Croydon 034G 34.385 4378/32,844 2
Croydon 034C 32.404 5424/32,844 2
Croydon 034E 31.752 5813/32,844 2
Croydon 039D 30.355 6714/32,844 3
Croydon 034A 26.82 9438/32,844 3
Croydon 034H 23.513 12654/32,844 4
Croydon 033E 19.274 17542/32,844 6
Croydon 033A 16.45 21107/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. 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
Croydon 033A 0.274 12233/32,844 4
Croydon 034E -0.117 18307/32,844 6
Croydon 034D -0.156 18935/32,844 6
Croydon 034H -0.211 19772/32,844 7
Croydon 033E -0.388 22381/32,844 7
Croydon 034B -0.402 22578/32,844 7
Croydon 034C -0.439 23087/32,844 8
Croydon 034A -1.011 29142/32,844 9
Croydon 034G -1.135 29926/32,844 10
Croydon 039D -1.275 30668/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Selsdon Vale & Forestdale. 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
Croydon 034E 0.634 7106/32,844 3
Croydon 033A 0.606 7367/32,844 3
Croydon 033E 0.534 8040/32,844 3
Croydon 034H 0.404 9448/32,844 3
Croydon 034A 0.16 12724/32,844 4
Croydon 034B 0.135 13091/32,844 4
Croydon 034C 0.134 13101/32,844 4
Croydon 034D 0.07 14178/32,844 5
Croydon 039D 0 15307/32,844 5
Croydon 034G -0.081 16648/32,844 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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