Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Swavesey, South Cambridgeshire

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Swavesey, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire

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

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Overall Deprivation in Swavesey

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Swavesey. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of South Cambridgeshire.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
South Cambridgeshire 005C 12.234 21901/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 021B 9.27 25432/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 003D 5.167 30355/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 003C 3.848 31625/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Swavesey

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 Swavesey. 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
South Cambridgeshire 003D 0.049 26340/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 003C 0.047 26831/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 021B 0.046 27046/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 005C 0.044 27691/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Swavesey

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Swavesey 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
South Cambridgeshire 003D 0.049 25095/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 005C 0.046 26089/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 021B 0.036 29006/32,844 9
South Cambridgeshire 003C 0.027 31197/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Swavesey

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Swavesey population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (27013/32,844) in Swavesey is more than the adult average rank (26910/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
South Cambridgeshire 005C 6.77 25285/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 003D 6.575 25518/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 021B 2.874 29889/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 003C 2.199 30665/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Swavesey

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 Swavesey. 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
South Cambridgeshire 003D -0.717 26104/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 005C -1.278 30754/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 021B -1.724 32255/32,844 10
South Cambridgeshire 003C -1.832 32438/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Swavesey

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 Swavesey. 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
South Cambridgeshire 005C 0.181 13820/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 021B -0.533 24226/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 003D -0.699 26214/32,844 8
South Cambridgeshire 003C -0.771 27018/32,844 9

There were 9 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Swavesey in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Swavesey

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Swavesey. 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
South Cambridgeshire 005C 43.168 1400/32,844 1
South Cambridgeshire 021B 35.75 3747/32,844 2
South Cambridgeshire 003C 15.687 22093/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 003D 13.304 25046/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Swavesey

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Swavesey. 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
South Cambridgeshire 021B 0.63 7582/32,844 3
South Cambridgeshire 005C 0.083 15149/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 003C -0.147 18783/32,844 6
South Cambridgeshire 003D -0.867 27927/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Swavesey

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Swavesey. 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
South Cambridgeshire 003C 0.016 15020/32,844 5
South Cambridgeshire 021B -0.264 19712/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 005C -0.269 19801/32,844 7
South Cambridgeshire 003D -0.855 28034/32,844 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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