Deprivation Statistics Comparison for St Leonards & St Ives, Dorset

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in St Leonards & St Ives, Dorset,

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

Overall Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for St Leonards & St Ives. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Dorset.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
East Dorset 004C 14.669 19267/32,844 6
East Dorset 004A 12.953 21099/32,844 7
East Dorset 004B 6.69 28673/32,844 9
East Dorset 004D 5.286 30236/32,844 10

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Income Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

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 St Leonards & St Ives. 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
East Dorset 004C 0.061 23500/32,844 8
East Dorset 004B 0.055 24835/32,844 8
East Dorset 004A 0.047 26985/32,844 9
East Dorset 004D 0.029 31051/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in St Leonards & St Ives 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
East Dorset 004A 0.075 17388/32,844 6
East Dorset 004B 0.06 21469/32,844 7
East Dorset 004C 0.054 23272/32,844 8
East Dorset 004D 0.043 27071/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the St Leonards & St Ives population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (19887/32,844) in St Leonards & St Ives is less than the adult average rank (20613/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
East Dorset 004C 22.033 12519/32,844 4
East Dorset 004B 8.91 22960/32,844 7
East Dorset 004A 8.365 23563/32,844 8
East Dorset 004D 7.815 24130/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in St Leonards & St Ives

iLivehere Rating 1/10
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 Leonards & St Ives. 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
East Dorset 004C -0.878 27791/32,844 9
East Dorset 004D -1.344 31085/32,844 10
East Dorset 004B -1.348 31104/32,844 10
East Dorset 004A -1.414 31386/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

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 St Leonards & St Ives. 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
East Dorset 004C 0.011 16497/32,844 6
East Dorset 004A -0.285 20834/32,844 7
East Dorset 004D -1.355 31247/32,844 10
East Dorset 004B -1.499 31777/32,844 10

There were 5 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers St Leonards & St Ives in February 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in St Leonards & St Ives

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in St Leonards & St Ives. 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
East Dorset 004A 42.056 1648/32,844 1
East Dorset 004C 37.422 3057/32,844 1
East Dorset 004D 27.524 8816/32,844 3
East Dorset 004B 21.635 14739/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in St Leonards & St Ives. 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
East Dorset 004C -0.17 19153/32,844 6
East Dorset 004B -1.523 31607/32,844 10
East Dorset 004D -1.72 32101/32,844 10
East Dorset 004A -2.119 32642/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in St Leonards & St Ives

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in St Leonards & St Ives. 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
East Dorset 004C 0.565 7735/32,844 3
East Dorset 004A 0.493 8491/32,844 3
East Dorset 004B -0.599 24908/32,844 8
East Dorset 004D -0.706 26260/32,844 8

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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