Deprivation Statistics Comparison for South Brent, South Hams

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in South Brent, South Hams, Devon

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in South Brent, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of South Hams. 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 4 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 South Brent 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 South Brent. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in South Brent

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for South Brent. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Hams.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Hams 002B 21.386 13244/32,844 5
South Hams 002E 19.523 14792/32,844 5
South Hams 006B 16.173 17780/32,844 6
South Hams 002D 12.137 22004/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in South Brent

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in South Brent. 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
South Hams 002E 0.184 7714/32,844 3
South Hams 002D 0.095 17089/32,844 6
South Hams 002B 0.085 18686/32,844 6
South Hams 006B 0.069 21628/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in South Brent

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in South Brent 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
South Hams 002E 0.135 7949/32,844 3
South Hams 002B 0.075 17462/32,844 6
South Hams 002D 0.062 21030/32,844 7
South Hams 006B 0.051 24440/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in South Brent

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the South Brent population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (24454/32,844) in South Brent is less than the adult average rank (26269/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Hams 002E 17.588 15405/32,844 5
South Hams 002B 3.421 29225/32,844 9
South Hams 006B 3.28 29405/32,844 9
South Hams 002D 2.741 30047/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in South Brent

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 South Brent. 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
South Hams 002E -0.139 18231/32,844 6
South Hams 002D -0.485 23211/32,844 8
South Hams 002B -1.087 29487/32,844 9
South Hams 006B -1.248 30586/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in South Brent

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 South Brent. 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
South Hams 002E -0.551 24471/32,844 8
South Hams 002D -0.706 26277/32,844 9
South Hams 006B -0.876 28020/32,844 9
South Hams 002B -1.043 29436/32,844 9

There were 1 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers South Brent in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in South Brent

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in South Brent. 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
South Hams 002B 44.669 1115/32,844 1
South Hams 006B 36.605 3365/32,844 2
South Hams 002E 7.712 30524/32,844 10
South Hams 002D 6.315 31361/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in South Brent

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in South Brent. 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
South Hams 002B 2.101 147/32,844 1
South Hams 006B 1.889 334/32,844 1
South Hams 002D 1.342 1692/32,844 1
South Hams 002E -0.532 24293/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in South Brent

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in South Brent. 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
South Hams 002D -0.934 28854/32,844 9
South Hams 002B -0.991 29359/32,844 9
South Hams 006B -1.231 31081/32,844 10
South Hams 002E -1.363 31695/32,844 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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