Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Simmondley, High Peak

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Simmondley, High Peak, Derbyshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Simmondley

iLivehere Rating 1/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Simmondley. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of High Peak.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
High Peak 004E 8.629 26258/32,844 8
High Peak 004F 4.053 31451/32,844 10
High Peak 004D 1.631 32764/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Simmondley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Simmondley. 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
High Peak 004E 0.071 21268/32,844 7
High Peak 004F 0.038 29044/32,844 9
High Peak 004D 0.027 31256/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Simmondley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Simmondley 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
High Peak 004E 0.064 20269/32,844 7
High Peak 004F 0.043 27132/32,844 9
High Peak 004D 0.032 30268/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Simmondley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Simmondley population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24551/32,844) in Simmondley is less than the adult average rank (27182/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
High Peak 004E 9.787 22065/32,844 7
High Peak 004F 4.17 28322/32,844 9
High Peak 004D 3.162 29549/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Simmondley

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Simmondley. 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
High Peak 004E -0.1 17568/32,844 6
High Peak 004F -0.294 20563/32,844 7
High Peak 004D -0.823 27226/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Simmondley

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Simmondley. 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
High Peak 004E -1.085 29718/32,844 10
High Peak 004F -1.315 31048/32,844 10
High Peak 004D -1.617 32103/32,844 10

There were 135 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Simmondley in April 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Simmondley

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Simmondley. 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
High Peak 004F 10.654 27999/32,844 9
High Peak 004E 1.943 32763/32,844 10
High Peak 004D 1.705 32784/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Simmondley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Simmondley. 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
High Peak 004E -0.108 18168/32,844 6
High Peak 004F -0.855 27817/32,844 9
High Peak 004D -1.795 32241/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Simmondley

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Simmondley. 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
High Peak 004E -1.073 30047/32,844 10
High Peak 004F -1.148 30583/32,844 10
High Peak 004D -1.167 30704/32,844 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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