Deprivation Statistics Comparison for St Andrews, Fenland

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in St Andrews, Fenland, Cambridgeshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in St Andrews

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for St Andrews. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Fenland.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Fenland 006G 26.23 10031/32,844 4
Fenland 006E 15.527 18417/32,844 6
Fenland 006H 14.105 19843/32,844 7
Fenland 006F 9.658 24935/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in St Andrews

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in St Andrews. 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
Fenland 006G 0.155 10029/32,844 4
Fenland 006E 0.101 16149/32,844 5
Fenland 006H 0.082 19280/32,844 6
Fenland 006F 0.062 23166/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in St Andrews

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in St Andrews 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
Fenland 006G 0.111 10884/32,844 4
Fenland 006E 0.09 14238/32,844 5
Fenland 006H 0.075 17591/32,844 6
Fenland 006F 0.049 25142/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in St Andrews

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the St Andrews population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (17439/32,844) in St Andrews is more than the adult average rank (8011/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Fenland 006G 36.669 6267/32,844 2
Fenland 006F 21.342 12948/32,844 4
Fenland 006E 20.516 13449/32,844 5
Fenland 006H 18.791 14561/32,844 5

Health Deprivation and Disability in St Andrews

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
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 St Andrews. 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
Fenland 006G 0.798 5921/32,844 2
Fenland 006E 0.404 10276/32,844 4
Fenland 006H 0.16 13611/32,844 5
Fenland 006F 0.048 15266/32,844 5

Crime Deprivation in St Andrews

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in St Andrews. 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
Fenland 006H 0.339 11338/32,844 4
Fenland 006G 0.29 12078/32,844 4
Fenland 006E -0.531 24194/32,844 8
Fenland 006F -1.083 29698/32,844 10

There were 19 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers St Andrews in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in St Andrews

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in St Andrews. 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
Fenland 006F 15.068 22918/32,844 7
Fenland 006G 12.75 25701/32,844 8
Fenland 006E 8.872 29617/32,844 10
Fenland 006H 8.279 30108/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in St Andrews

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in St Andrews. 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
Fenland 006G 0.405 10461/32,844 4
Fenland 006H -0.15 18843/32,844 6
Fenland 006E -0.313 21342/32,844 7
Fenland 006F -0.573 24831/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in St Andrews

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in St Andrews. 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
Fenland 006G 0.024 14906/32,844 5
Fenland 006E -0.464 22998/32,844 8
Fenland 006F -0.471 23083/32,844 8
Fenland 006H -0.71 26311/32,844 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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