Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Upperton, Eastbourne

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Upperton, Eastbourne, East Sussex

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

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Overall Deprivation in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Upperton. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Eastbourne.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Eastbourne 008D 26.307 9987/32,844 4
Eastbourne 008C 21.99 12783/32,844 4
Eastbourne 011D 21.344 13274/32,844 5
Eastbourne 009E 20.242 14134/32,844 5
Eastbourne 009D 10.533 23852/32,844 8
Eastbourne 008B 9.343 25328/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Upperton. 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
Eastbourne 008D 0.172 8626/32,844 3
Eastbourne 011D 0.165 9179/32,844 3
Eastbourne 009E 0.154 10164/32,844 4
Eastbourne 008C 0.133 12169/32,844 4
Eastbourne 009D 0.096 16988/32,844 6
Eastbourne 008B 0.074 20609/32,844 7

Employment Deprivation in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Upperton 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
Eastbourne 008D 0.161 5678/32,844 2
Eastbourne 009E 0.125 9057/32,844 3
Eastbourne 008C 0.108 11333/32,844 4
Eastbourne 011D 0.102 12207/32,844 4
Eastbourne 008B 0.061 21354/32,844 7
Eastbourne 009D 0.058 22053/32,844 7

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Upperton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Upperton population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (18003/32,844) in Upperton is less than the adult average rank (24993/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Eastbourne 011D 24.847 10917/32,844 4
Eastbourne 008C 18.745 14597/32,844 5
Eastbourne 009E 9.193 22668/32,844 7
Eastbourne 008D 7.295 24719/32,844 8
Eastbourne 009D 6.016 26143/32,844 8
Eastbourne 008B 4.379 28063/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
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 Upperton. 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
Eastbourne 008D 0.476 9395/32,844 3
Eastbourne 009E 0.21 12919/32,844 4
Eastbourne 011D 0.178 13352/32,844 5
Eastbourne 008C 0.163 13567/32,844 5
Eastbourne 009D -0.32 20966/32,844 7
Eastbourne 008B -0.475 23067/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Upperton. 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
Eastbourne 008D 0.438 9943/32,844 4
Eastbourne 009E 0.101 15116/32,844 5
Eastbourne 008B -0.206 19700/32,844 6
Eastbourne 008C -0.229 20030/32,844 7
Eastbourne 009D -0.329 21454/32,844 7
Eastbourne 011D -0.406 22511/32,844 7

There were 125 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Upperton in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Upperton. 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
Eastbourne 008D 26.226 9959/32,844 4
Eastbourne 008C 23.818 12335/32,844 4
Eastbourne 009E 19.922 16748/32,844 6
Eastbourne 011D 19.385 17410/32,844 6
Eastbourne 008B 18.047 19067/32,844 6
Eastbourne 009D 15.928 21775/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Upperton

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Upperton. 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
Eastbourne 008C 0.986 3965/32,844 2
Eastbourne 011D 0.504 9133/32,844 3
Eastbourne 009D 0.214 13101/32,844 4
Eastbourne 008B 0.008 16331/32,844 5
Eastbourne 008D -0.015 16714/32,844 6
Eastbourne 009E -0.205 19685/32,844 6

Outside Environment Deprivation in Upperton

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Upperton. 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
Eastbourne 008D -0.075 16543/32,844 6
Eastbourne 009E -0.252 19502/32,844 6
Eastbourne 009D -0.35 21197/32,844 7
Eastbourne 008C -0.362 21411/32,844 7
Eastbourne 008B -0.377 21657/32,844 7
Eastbourne 011D -0.675 25852/32,844 8

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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