Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Stour & Allen Vale, Dorset

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Stour & Allen Vale, Dorset,

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Stour & Allen Vale, 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 Stour & Allen Vale 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 Stour & Allen Vale. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005D 20.164 14201/32,844 5
East Dorset 005B 15.709 18231/32,844 6
East Dorset 005C 6.313 29083/32,844 9
East Dorset 003E 2.817 32323/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

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 Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005D 0.064 22732/32,844 7
East Dorset 005C 0.04 28678/32,844 9
East Dorset 005B 0.039 28838/32,844 9
East Dorset 003E 0.033 30199/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Stour & Allen Vale 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 005D 0.048 25321/32,844 8
East Dorset 005C 0.041 27697/32,844 9
East Dorset 003E 0.038 28494/32,844 9
East Dorset 005B 0.036 29193/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Stour & Allen Vale population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (16079/32,844) in Stour & Allen Vale is less than the adult average rank (21997/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
East Dorset 005D 24.536 11070/32,844 4
East Dorset 005B 12.007 19927/32,844 7
East Dorset 005C 10.07 21760/32,844 7
East Dorset 003E 7.709 24232/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Stour & Allen Vale

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 Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005B -1.313 30919/32,844 10
East Dorset 005D -1.365 31189/32,844 10
East Dorset 003E -1.377 31247/32,844 10
East Dorset 005C -1.446 31520/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005D 0.256 12624/32,844 4
East Dorset 005B -0.553 24497/32,844 8
East Dorset 005C -0.8 27302/32,844 9
East Dorset 003E -1.241 30692/32,844 10

There were 9 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Stour & Allen Vale in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Stour & Allen Vale

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005B 47.077 697/32,844 1
East Dorset 005D 37.656 2955/32,844 1
East Dorset 005C 22.443 13807/32,844 5
East Dorset 003E 11.612 27001/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005D 1.547 968/32,844 1
East Dorset 005B 1.215 2353/32,844 1
East Dorset 005C 0.057 15553/32,844 5
East Dorset 003E -1.888 32404/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Stour & Allen Vale

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Stour & Allen Vale. 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 005D 0.176 12487/32,844 4
East Dorset 005B 0.101 13642/32,844 5
East Dorset 005C -0.223 19042/32,844 6
East Dorset 003E -0.911 28630/32,844 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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