Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Three Fields, Braintree

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Three Fields, Braintree, Essex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Three Fields

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Three Fields. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Braintree.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Braintree 005A 16.387 17572/32,844 6
Braintree 005D 14.716 19210/32,844 6
Braintree 005C 12.939 21118/32,844 7
Braintree 005B 10.803 23542/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Three Fields

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Three Fields. 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
Braintree 005B 0.075 20471/32,844 7
Braintree 005D 0.069 21728/32,844 7
Braintree 005A 0.058 24212/32,844 8
Braintree 005C 0.043 27956/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Three Fields

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Three Fields 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
Braintree 005D 0.065 20225/32,844 7
Braintree 005A 0.055 23238/32,844 8
Braintree 005B 0.047 25597/32,844 8
Braintree 005C 0.036 29194/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Three Fields

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Three Fields population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20896/32,844) in Three Fields is more than the adult average rank (19331/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Braintree 005D 12.454 19536/32,844 6
Braintree 005A 12.377 19591/32,844 6
Braintree 005C 12.296 19669/32,844 6
Braintree 005B 7.838 24105/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Three Fields

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 Three Fields. 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
Braintree 005D -0.48 23135/32,844 8
Braintree 005B -0.687 25793/32,844 8
Braintree 005C -0.813 27143/32,844 9
Braintree 005A -1.074 29395/32,844 9

Crime Deprivation in Three Fields

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 Three Fields. 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
Braintree 005D -0.68 25999/32,844 8
Braintree 005A -0.962 28792/32,844 9
Braintree 005B -1.015 29219/32,844 9
Braintree 005C -1.105 29873/32,844 10

There were 10 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Three Fields in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Three Fields

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Three Fields. 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
Braintree 005A 50.675 246/32,844 1
Braintree 005D 37.426 3056/32,844 1
Braintree 005C 36.791 3275/32,844 1
Braintree 005B 15.338 22566/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Three Fields

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Three Fields. 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
Braintree 005B 1.295 1920/32,844 1
Braintree 005C 1.266 2067/32,844 1
Braintree 005A 0.778 5915/32,844 2
Braintree 005D 0.743 6330/32,844 2

Outside Environment Deprivation in Three Fields

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Three Fields. 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
Braintree 005A -0.406 22109/32,844 7
Braintree 005C -0.573 24526/32,844 8
Braintree 005B -1.019 29593/32,844 10
Braintree 005D -1.027 29671/32,844 10

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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