Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Watchetts, Surrey Heath

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Watchetts, Surrey Heath, Surrey

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

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Overall Deprivation in Watchetts

iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Watchetts. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Surrey Heath.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Surrey Heath 008F 22.985 12062/32,844 4
Surrey Heath 005E 10.583 23795/32,844 8
Surrey Heath 008D 9.951 24589/32,844 8
Surrey Heath 008E 4.631 30871/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Watchetts

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 Watchetts. 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
Surrey Heath 008F 0.14 11498/32,844 4
Surrey Heath 008D 0.089 18063/32,844 6
Surrey Heath 005E 0.08 19499/32,844 6
Surrey Heath 008E 0.039 28731/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Watchetts

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Watchetts 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
Surrey Heath 008F 0.113 10592/32,844 4
Surrey Heath 005E 0.068 19209/32,844 6
Surrey Heath 008D 0.048 25466/32,844 8
Surrey Heath 008E 0.029 30852/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Watchetts

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Watchetts population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (18163/32,844) in Watchetts is less than the adult average rank (23046/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Surrey Heath 008F 34.53 6934/32,844 3
Surrey Heath 008D 13.981 18180/32,844 6
Surrey Heath 005E 3.719 28854/32,844 9
Surrey Heath 008E 3.141 29573/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Watchetts

iLivehere Rating 3/10
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 Watchetts. 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
Surrey Heath 008F -0.111 17754/32,844 6
Surrey Heath 008D -0.45 22768/32,844 7
Surrey Heath 005E -0.844 27445/32,844 9
Surrey Heath 008E -1.235 30515/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Watchetts

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 Watchetts. 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
Surrey Heath 005E 0.316 11695/32,844 4
Surrey Heath 008F 0.196 13581/32,844 5
Surrey Heath 008D -0.195 19551/32,844 6
Surrey Heath 008E -0.9 28245/32,844 9

There were 196 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Watchetts in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Watchetts

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Watchetts. 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
Surrey Heath 008F 27.382 8930/32,844 3
Surrey Heath 008E 25.093 11016/32,844 4
Surrey Heath 005E 21.203 15263/32,844 5
Surrey Heath 008D 14.98 23055/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in Watchetts

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Watchetts. 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
Surrey Heath 008D -0.441 23107/32,844 8
Surrey Heath 005E -0.827 27571/32,844 9
Surrey Heath 008F -1.235 30476/32,844 10
Surrey Heath 008E -1.322 30887/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Watchetts

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Watchetts. 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
Surrey Heath 008F 0.562 7761/32,844 3
Surrey Heath 008E 0.156 12770/32,844 4
Surrey Heath 008D 0.119 13323/32,844 5
Surrey Heath 005E -0.039 15918/32,844 5

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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