Deprivation Statistics Comparison for The Witterings, Chichester

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in The Witterings, Chichester, West Sussex

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in The Witterings, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Chichester. 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 6 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 The Witterings 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 The Witterings. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in The Witterings

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for The Witterings. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Chichester.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Chichester 013A 21.914 12832/32,844 4
Chichester 013C 18.032 16098/32,844 5
Chichester 013F 12.162 21978/32,844 7
Chichester 013B 11.713 22503/32,844 7
Chichester 013E 11.17 23134/32,844 8
Chichester 013G 9.304 25383/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in The Witterings

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 The Witterings. 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
Chichester 013A 0.144 11051/32,844 4
Chichester 013C 0.124 13164/32,844 5
Chichester 013E 0.073 20866/32,844 7
Chichester 013F 0.067 22079/32,844 7
Chichester 013B 0.058 24221/32,844 8
Chichester 013G 0.042 28040/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in The Witterings

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in The Witterings 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
Chichester 013A 0.098 12863/32,844 4
Chichester 013C 0.096 13309/32,844 5
Chichester 013F 0.077 17106/32,844 6
Chichester 013G 0.049 25154/32,844 8
Chichester 013E 0.047 25792/32,844 8
Chichester 013B 0.046 25953/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in The Witterings

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the The Witterings population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11898/32,844) in The Witterings is less than the adult average rank (19309/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Chichester 013F 29.144 8917/32,844 3
Chichester 013A 23.799 11440/32,844 4
Chichester 013C 17.362 15563/32,844 5
Chichester 013B 16.682 16059/32,844 5
Chichester 013E 12.161 19795/32,844 7
Chichester 013G 11.87 20066/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in The Witterings

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
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 The Witterings. 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
Chichester 013A 0.446 9761/32,844 3
Chichester 013C 0.19 13198/32,844 5
Chichester 013F -0.304 20706/32,844 7
Chichester 013G -0.385 21934/32,844 7
Chichester 013B -0.643 25260/32,844 8
Chichester 013E -0.841 27415/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in The Witterings

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 The Witterings. 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
Chichester 013B -0.355 21820/32,844 7
Chichester 013F -0.72 26445/32,844 9
Chichester 013C -0.828 27574/32,844 9
Chichester 013E -0.854 27836/32,844 9
Chichester 013A -1.031 29354/32,844 9
Chichester 013G -1.096 29798/32,844 10

There were 8 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers The Witterings in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in The Witterings

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in The Witterings. 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
Chichester 013E 34.324 4416/32,844 2
Chichester 013A 32.603 5324/32,844 2
Chichester 013B 30.762 6432/32,844 2
Chichester 013G 29.057 7608/32,844 3
Chichester 013C 12.018 26550/32,844 9
Chichester 013F 5.967 31559/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in The Witterings

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in The Witterings. 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
Chichester 013C 0.892 4787/32,844 2
Chichester 013B 0.428 10143/32,844 4
Chichester 013E 0.072 15335/32,844 5
Chichester 013G 0 16471/32,844 6
Chichester 013F -0.138 18625/32,844 6
Chichester 013A -0.245 20328/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in The Witterings

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in The Witterings. 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
Chichester 013G -0.11 17183/32,844 6
Chichester 013F -0.18 18317/32,844 6
Chichester 013A -0.211 18838/32,844 6
Chichester 013B -0.283 20047/32,844 7
Chichester 013C -0.363 21419/32,844 7
Chichester 013E -0.433 22524/32,844 7

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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