Deprivation Statistics Comparison for West Hampstead, Camden

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in West Hampstead, Camden, Greater London

We have used the 7 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in West Hampstead, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Camden. 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 7 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 West Hampstead 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 West Hampstead. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in West Hampstead

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for West Hampstead. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Camden.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Camden 010D 27.096 9542/32,844 3
Camden 013E 25.094 10710/32,844 4
Camden 010E 20.581 13867/32,844 5
Camden 016E 14.268 19671/32,844 6
Camden 010B 10.284 24158/32,844 8
Camden 010C 7.866 27230/32,844 9
Camden 010A 6.278 29120/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in West Hampstead

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in West Hampstead. 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
Camden 010D 0.208 6182/32,844 2
Camden 013E 0.183 7844/32,844 3
Camden 010E 0.132 12290/32,844 4
Camden 016E 0.101 16112/32,844 5
Camden 010C 0.056 24584/32,844 8
Camden 010B 0.054 25148/32,844 8
Camden 010A 0.047 26957/32,844 9

Employment Deprivation in West Hampstead

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in West Hampstead 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
Camden 010D 0.147 6796/32,844 3
Camden 013E 0.121 9538/32,844 3
Camden 010E 0.087 14804/32,844 5
Camden 016E 0.065 20113/32,844 7
Camden 010C 0.046 26110/32,844 8
Camden 010B 0.038 28500/32,844 9
Camden 010A 0.026 31399/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in West Hampstead

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the West Hampstead population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (21768/32,844) in West Hampstead is less than the adult average rank (30787/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Camden 013E 14.046 18126/32,844 6
Camden 016E 8.663 23232/32,844 8
Camden 010E 8.036 23897/32,844 8
Camden 010D 7.493 24492/32,844 8
Camden 010B 2.441 30374/32,844 10
Camden 010C 1.098 31908/32,844 10
Camden 010A 0.718 32326/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in West Hampstead

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 West Hampstead. 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
Camden 010D -0.125 17971/32,844 6
Camden 010E -0.13 18066/32,844 6
Camden 013E -0.178 18801/32,844 6
Camden 010B -0.357 21554/32,844 7
Camden 016E -0.833 27323/32,844 9
Camden 010C -1.09 29523/32,844 9
Camden 010A -1.361 31166/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in West Hampstead

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 West Hampstead. 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
Camden 010E 0.695 6557/32,844 2
Camden 016E 0.691 6603/32,844 3
Camden 013E 0.569 8151/32,844 3
Camden 010D -0.093 18022/32,844 6
Camden 010B -0.13 18589/32,844 6
Camden 010A -0.13 18594/32,844 6
Camden 010C -0.518 24029/32,844 8

There were 863 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers West Hampstead in February 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in West Hampstead

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in West Hampstead. 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
Camden 010D 30.992 6278/32,844 2
Camden 013E 26.82 9437/32,844 3
Camden 010E 23.475 12696/32,844 4
Camden 010B 18.811 18105/32,844 6
Camden 016E 15.885 21821/32,844 7
Camden 010A 15.534 22309/32,844 7
Camden 010C 14.52 23640/32,844 8

Inside Environment Deprivation in West Hampstead

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in West Hampstead. 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
Camden 010B 0.697 6816/32,844 3
Camden 010C 0.531 8777/32,844 3
Camden 010D 0.291 11992/32,844 4
Camden 010E 0.196 13361/32,844 5
Camden 010A 0.063 15467/32,844 5
Camden 013E -0.107 18153/32,844 6
Camden 016E -0.39 22412/32,844 7

Outside Environment Deprivation in West Hampstead

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in West Hampstead. 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
Camden 010E 1.51 1590/32,844 1
Camden 016E 1.478 1708/32,844 1
Camden 013E 1.412 1933/32,844 1
Camden 010D 1.37 2129/32,844 1
Camden 010A 1.337 2273/32,844 1
Camden 010B 1.141 3270/32,844 1
Camden 010C 1.015 4032/32,844 2

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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