Deprivation Statistics Comparison for St Mary’s, Adur

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in St Mary's, Adur, West Sussex

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

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Overall Deprivation in St Mary's

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for St Mary's. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Adur.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Adur 004C 29.522 8250/32,844 3
Adur 005C 21.633 13057/32,844 4
Adur 002D 12.536 21567/32,844 7

Income Deprivation in St Mary's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in St Mary's. 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
Adur 004C 0.178 8205/32,844 3
Adur 005C 0.151 10414/32,844 4
Adur 002D 0.101 16135/32,844 5

Employment Deprivation in St Mary's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in St Mary's 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
Adur 004C 0.14 7499/32,844 3
Adur 005C 0.119 9757/32,844 3
Adur 002D 0.076 17276/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in St Mary's

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the St Mary's population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (9130/32,844) in St Mary's is less than the adult average rank (15883/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Adur 004C 47.079 3751/32,844 2
Adur 005C 22.352 12318/32,844 4
Adur 002D 11.446 20470/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in St Mary's

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Mary's. 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
Adur 004C 0.329 11220/32,844 4
Adur 005C -0.009 16143/32,844 5
Adur 002D -0.267 20147/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in St Mary's

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in St Mary's. 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
Adur 005C 0.129 14676/32,844 5
Adur 004C -0.038 17264/32,844 6
Adur 002D -0.352 21779/32,844 7

There were 109 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers St Mary's in June 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in St Mary's

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in St Mary's. 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
Adur 004C 20.702 15834/32,844 5
Adur 005C 14.124 24079/32,844 8
Adur 002D 11.474 27146/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in St Mary's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in St Mary's. 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
Adur 004C 0.474 9554/32,844 3
Adur 005C 0.459 9754/32,844 3
Adur 002D 0.137 14332/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in St Mary's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in St Mary's. 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
Adur 004C 0.47 8702/32,844 3
Adur 005C 0.205 12062/32,844 4
Adur 002D 0.041 14625/32,844 5

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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