Deprivation Statistics Comparison for St Stephen’s, Canterbury

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in St Stephen's, Canterbury, Kent

We have used the 8 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in St Stephen's, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Canterbury. 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 8 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 Stephen'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 Stephen's. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in St Stephen's

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for St Stephen's. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Canterbury.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Canterbury 014E 34.192 6191/32,844 2
Canterbury 013A 29.837 8098/32,844 3
Canterbury 013E 27.265 9428/32,844 3
Canterbury 013C 13.687 20278/32,844 7
Canterbury 020B 12.026 22141/32,844 7
Canterbury 013B 8.857 25989/32,844 8
Canterbury 020A 6.692 28671/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D 6.409 28978/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in St Stephen's

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in St Stephen'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
Canterbury 014E 0.198 6805/32,844 3
Canterbury 013E 0.176 8347/32,844 3
Canterbury 013A 0.152 10363/32,844 4
Canterbury 013C 0.068 21952/32,844 7
Canterbury 020B 0.054 25073/32,844 8
Canterbury 013B 0.053 25455/32,844 8
Canterbury 013D 0.04 28715/32,844 9
Canterbury 020A 0.039 28886/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in St Stephen's

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in St Stephen'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
Canterbury 014E 0.154 6185/32,844 2
Canterbury 013E 0.111 10899/32,844 4
Canterbury 013A 0.098 12931/32,844 4
Canterbury 020B 0.046 25922/32,844 8
Canterbury 013C 0.041 27544/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D 0.032 30113/32,844 10
Canterbury 013B 0.027 31188/32,844 10
Canterbury 020A 0.023 31965/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in St Stephen's

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the St Stephen's population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12011/32,844) in St Stephen's is less than the adult average rank (21156/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Canterbury 013A 52.078 2873/32,844 1
Canterbury 014E 37.767 5973/32,844 2
Canterbury 013E 32.674 7563/32,844 3
Canterbury 013C 27.947 9415/32,844 3
Canterbury 013B 19.712 13931/32,844 5
Canterbury 020A 4.112 28395/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D 3.907 28640/32,844 9
Canterbury 020B 3.657 28939/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in St Stephen'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 Stephen'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
Canterbury 014E 0.893 5110/32,844 2
Canterbury 013A 0.824 5692/32,844 2
Canterbury 013E 0.72 6674/32,844 3
Canterbury 020B -0.092 17451/32,844 6
Canterbury 013C -0.331 21135/32,844 7
Canterbury 013B -0.541 23950/32,844 8
Canterbury 020A -0.805 27055/32,844 9
Canterbury 013D -0.828 27276/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in St Stephen's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in St Stephen'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
Canterbury 014E 1.128 2634/32,844 1
Canterbury 013A 0.581 7970/32,844 3
Canterbury 020B 0.388 10633/32,844 4
Canterbury 013C 0.343 11268/32,844 4
Canterbury 020A 0.27 12393/32,844 4
Canterbury 013B 0.092 15243/32,844 5
Canterbury 013E 0.079 15429/32,844 5
Canterbury 013D -0.015 16915/32,844 6

There were 60 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers St Stephen's in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in St Stephen's

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in St Stephen'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
Canterbury 013A 33.083 5030/32,844 2
Canterbury 013E 32.785 5210/32,844 2
Canterbury 013C 30.464 6636/32,844 3
Canterbury 020A 25.66 10506/32,844 4
Canterbury 013D 24.428 11697/32,844 4
Canterbury 013B 23.358 12806/32,844 4
Canterbury 014E 19.232 17581/32,844 6
Canterbury 020B 19.085 17763/32,844 6

Inside Environment Deprivation in St Stephen's

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in St Stephen'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
Canterbury 020B 1.062 3387/32,844 2
Canterbury 014E -0.092 17900/32,844 6
Canterbury 013D -0.219 19910/32,844 7
Canterbury 020A -0.483 23681/32,844 8
Canterbury 013E -0.78 27143/32,844 9
Canterbury 013B -1.079 29606/32,844 10
Canterbury 013A -1.278 30681/32,844 10
Canterbury 013C -1.33 30927/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in St Stephen's

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in St Stephen'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
Canterbury 013D -0.346 21107/32,844 7
Canterbury 014E -0.454 22834/32,844 7
Canterbury 020A -0.482 23238/32,844 8
Canterbury 020B -0.606 24997/32,844 8
Canterbury 013B -0.654 25592/32,844 8
Canterbury 013E -0.8 27391/32,844 9
Canterbury 013C -0.874 28247/32,844 9
Canterbury 013A -1.005 29487/32,844 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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