Deprivation Statistics for Welham Green and Hatfield South, Welwyn Hatfield

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Welham Green and Hatfield South, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

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

Overall Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Welham Green and Hatfield South. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Welwyn Hatfield.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 23.412 11751/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 22.33 12515/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 18.522 15671/32,844 5
Welwyn Hatfield 013A 13.242 20795/32,844 7
Welwyn Hatfield 014B 12.144 22000/32,844 7
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 10.667 23695/32,844 8

Income Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Welham Green and Hatfield South. 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
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 0.128 12766/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 0.105 15652/32,844 5
Welwyn Hatfield 014B 0.096 16953/32,844 6
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 0.095 17168/32,844 6
Welwyn Hatfield 013A 0.079 19678/32,844 6
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 0.041 28253/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Welham Green and Hatfield South 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
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 0.093 13691/32,844 5
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 0.061 21250/32,844 7
Welwyn Hatfield 014B 0.053 23625/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 0.053 23711/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 013A 0.042 27420/32,844 9
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 0.037 28644/32,844 9

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Welham Green and Hatfield South population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (12942/32,844) in Welham Green and Hatfield South is more than the adult average rank (11842/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 32.084 7786/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 013A 27.239 9719/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 27.235 9720/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 014B 25.382 10627/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 23.959 11379/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 7.208 24794/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Welham Green and Hatfield South

4
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 Welham Green and Hatfield South. 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
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 0.412 10162/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 0.282 11871/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 013D -0.181 18856/32,844 6
Welwyn Hatfield 013A -0.622 24988/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 014B -0.669 25582/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 014C -0.723 26149/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Welham Green and Hatfield South. 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
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 1.742 491/32,844 1
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 0.468 9498/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 0.185 13763/32,844 5
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 0 16680/32,844 6
Welwyn Hatfield 013A -0.162 19070/32,844 6
Welwyn Hatfield 014B -0.506 23882/32,844 8

There were 157 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Welham Green and Hatfield South in May 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Welham Green and Hatfield South

8
Bad
iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Welham Green and Hatfield South. 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
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 37.489 3021/32,844 1
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 33.977 4584/32,844 2
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 29.947 7005/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 013A 29.293 7442/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 25.739 10418/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 014B 22.515 13729/32,844 5

Inside Environment Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Welham Green and Hatfield South. 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
Welwyn Hatfield 013E -0.392 22451/32,844 7
Welwyn Hatfield 014C -0.492 23817/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 013A -0.582 24933/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 014B -0.612 25316/32,844 8
Welwyn Hatfield 013D -0.95 28649/32,844 9
Welwyn Hatfield 014A -1.047 29382/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Welham Green and Hatfield South

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Welham Green and Hatfield South. 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
Welwyn Hatfield 013E 0.918 4707/32,844 2
Welwyn Hatfield 014C 0.776 5839/32,844 2
Welwyn Hatfield 013A 0.389 9663/32,844 3
Welwyn Hatfield 013D 0.224 11791/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 014A 0.146 12938/32,844 4
Welwyn Hatfield 014B -0.334 20924/32,844 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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