Deprivation Statistics for South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood, Chelmsford

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood, Chelmsford, Essex

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

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Overall Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Chelmsford.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Chelmsford 020B 13.682 20283/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020D 12.036 22129/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020C 9.065 25705/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020F 8.436 26510/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020E 3.951 31551/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020A 2.41 32532/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. 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
Chelmsford 020D 0.093 17372/32,844 6
Chelmsford 020B 0.084 18961/32,844 6
Chelmsford 020F 0.077 20071/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020C 0.066 22354/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020A 0.036 29584/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020E 0.03 30831/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood 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
Chelmsford 020B 0.082 15773/32,844 5
Chelmsford 020D 0.065 20154/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020F 0.051 24219/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020C 0.05 24577/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020E 0.034 29613/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020A 0.027 31248/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

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 South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20361/32,844) in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood is more than the adult average rank (17697/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Chelmsford 020D 18.457 14794/32,844 5
Chelmsford 020C 15.581 16916/32,844 6
Chelmsford 020F 12.802 19211/32,844 6
Chelmsford 020B 12.351 19611/32,844 6
Chelmsford 020A 9.414 22457/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020E 7.817 24126/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

2
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 Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. 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
Chelmsford 020D -0.285 20423/32,844 7
Chelmsford 020B -0.576 24386/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020F -0.831 27305/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020C -0.841 27405/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020E -1.255 30622/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020A -1.372 31230/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

2
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 Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. 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
Chelmsford 020D -0.523 24100/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020B -0.529 24167/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020F -0.594 25016/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020C -0.844 27730/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020A -1.404 31440/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020E -1.461 31649/32,844 10

There were 82 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood in May 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. 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
Chelmsford 020B 33.819 4667/32,844 2
Chelmsford 020C 26.738 9530/32,844 3
Chelmsford 020E 22.559 13686/32,844 5
Chelmsford 020D 21.184 15291/32,844 5
Chelmsford 020F 18.936 17929/32,844 6
Chelmsford 020A 8.007 30316/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

1
Excellent
iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. 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
Chelmsford 020F -0.53 24279/32,844 8
Chelmsford 020D -0.767 27025/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020C -0.944 28595/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020A -1.511 31568/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020E -1.687 32032/32,844 10
Chelmsford 020B -1.843 32330/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in South Woodham-Chetwood and Collingwood. 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
Chelmsford 020F -0.719 26437/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020A -0.856 28057/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020D -0.859 28092/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020E -0.923 28748/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020C -0.93 28813/32,844 9
Chelmsford 020B -0.987 29331/32,844 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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