Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Steyning & Ashurst, Horsham

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Steyning & Ashurst, Horsham, West Sussex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Steyning & Ashurst. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Horsham.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Horsham 014E 18.4 15786/32,844 5
Horsham 016D 5.978 29495/32,844 9
Horsham 016C 3.799 31676/32,844 10
Horsham 016E 3.648 31796/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Steyning & Ashurst. 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
Horsham 014E 0.107 15399/32,844 5
Horsham 016D 0.052 25550/32,844 8
Horsham 016E 0.037 29363/32,844 9
Horsham 016C 0.022 32006/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Steyning & Ashurst 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
Horsham 014E 0.083 15742/32,844 5
Horsham 016D 0.043 26947/32,844 9
Horsham 016E 0.034 29623/32,844 10
Horsham 016C 0.03 30558/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Steyning & Ashurst population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (21577/32,844) in Steyning & Ashurst is less than the adult average rank (26496/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Horsham 014E 16.575 16137/32,844 5
Horsham 016E 5.848 26325/32,844 9
Horsham 016D 4.351 28097/32,844 9
Horsham 016C 4.157 28337/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Steyning & Ashurst

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 Steyning & Ashurst. 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
Horsham 014E -0.289 20491/32,844 7
Horsham 016D -1.076 29410/32,844 9
Horsham 016E -1.187 30214/32,844 10
Horsham 016C -1.677 32168/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

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 Steyning & Ashurst. 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
Horsham 016C -0.317 21276/32,844 7
Horsham 016D -0.568 24689/32,844 8
Horsham 014E -0.721 26452/32,844 9
Horsham 016E -1.255 30766/32,844 10

There were 1 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Steyning & Ashurst in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Steyning & Ashurst

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Steyning & Ashurst. 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
Horsham 014E 30.691 6475/32,844 2
Horsham 016C 20.291 16310/32,844 5
Horsham 016E 19.071 17782/32,844 6
Horsham 016D 17.204 20171/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Steyning & Ashurst. 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
Horsham 014E 1.029 3658/32,844 2
Horsham 016D 0.279 12162/32,844 4
Horsham 016C -0.532 24307/32,844 8
Horsham 016E -0.957 28703/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Steyning & Ashurst

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Steyning & Ashurst. 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
Horsham 014E -0.497 23440/32,844 8
Horsham 016C -0.498 23454/32,844 8
Horsham 016E -0.566 24412/32,844 8
Horsham 016D -0.798 27366/32,844 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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