Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Virginia Water, Runnymede

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Virginia Water, Runnymede, Surrey

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Virginia Water, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Runnymede. 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 5 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 Virginia Water 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 Virginia Water. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Virginia Water

iLivehere Rating 1/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Virginia Water. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Runnymede.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Runnymede 003E 9.784 24786/32,844 8
Runnymede 005D 7.502 27689/32,844 9
Runnymede 005B 7.374 27839/32,844 9
Runnymede 005C 4.882 30619/32,844 10
Runnymede 005A 3.076 32196/32,844 10

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Income Deprivation in Virginia Water

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Virginia Water. 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
Runnymede 005B 0.045 27429/32,844 9
Runnymede 005A 0.031 30536/32,844 10
Runnymede 003E 0.027 31295/32,844 10
Runnymede 005C 0.02 32220/32,844 10
Runnymede 005D 0.013 32688/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Virginia Water

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Virginia Water 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
Runnymede 005B 0.036 28992/32,844 9
Runnymede 005A 0.026 31387/32,844 10
Runnymede 003E 0.023 31949/32,844 10
Runnymede 005C 0.017 32504/32,844 10
Runnymede 005D 0.015 32581/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Virginia Water

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Virginia Water population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (26161/32,844) in Virginia Water is less than the adult average rank (27138/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Runnymede 003E 8.981 22877/32,844 7
Runnymede 005B 7.798 24153/32,844 8
Runnymede 005D 4.13 28371/32,844 9
Runnymede 005A 2.505 30306/32,844 10
Runnymede 005C 1.996 30898/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Virginia Water

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 Virginia Water. 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
Runnymede 005B -1.107 29650/32,844 10
Runnymede 003E -1.325 30990/32,844 10
Runnymede 005D -1.485 31650/32,844 10
Runnymede 005C -1.497 31691/32,844 10
Runnymede 005A -1.67 32151/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Virginia Water

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 Virginia Water. 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
Runnymede 003E -0.051 17444/32,844 6
Runnymede 005D -0.168 19178/32,844 6
Runnymede 005A -0.53 24189/32,844 8
Runnymede 005B -0.604 25129/32,844 8
Runnymede 005C -0.781 27119/32,844 9

There were 10 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Virginia Water in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Virginia Water

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Virginia Water. 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
Runnymede 003E 37.064 3175/32,844 1
Runnymede 005D 33.43 4862/32,844 2
Runnymede 005B 28.008 8426/32,844 3
Runnymede 005C 26.748 9519/32,844 3
Runnymede 005A 15.39 22493/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Virginia Water

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Virginia Water. 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
Runnymede 005D -0.14 18656/32,844 6
Runnymede 005B -0.704 26355/32,844 9
Runnymede 005C -0.763 26981/32,844 9
Runnymede 003E -0.769 27041/32,844 9
Runnymede 005A -1.045 29367/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Virginia Water

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Virginia Water. 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
Runnymede 003E 1.474 1721/32,844 1
Runnymede 005C 1.02 4001/32,844 2
Runnymede 005D 0.842 5300/32,844 2
Runnymede 005B 0.708 6412/32,844 2
Runnymede 005A 0.37 9892/32,844 4

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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