Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Westborough, Guildford

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Westborough, Guildford, Surrey

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

Overall Deprivation in Westborough

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Westborough. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Guildford.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Guildford 012D 33.561 6441/32,844 2
Guildford 012C 21.336 13280/32,844 5
Guildford 012B 17.905 16209/32,844 5
Guildford 009B 17.875 16243/32,844 5
Guildford 009C 5.863 29614/32,844 10
Guildford 009D 2.581 32454/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Westborough

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 Westborough. 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
Guildford 012D 0.191 7234/32,844 3
Guildford 012C 0.132 12325/32,844 4
Guildford 009B 0.123 13322/32,844 5
Guildford 012B 0.121 13599/32,844 5
Guildford 009C 0.034 29967/32,844 10
Guildford 009D 0.013 32701/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Westborough

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Westborough 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
Guildford 012D 0.121 9618/32,844 3
Guildford 012B 0.09 14189/32,844 5
Guildford 012C 0.086 14971/32,844 5
Guildford 009B 0.077 17043/32,844 6
Guildford 009C 0.021 32164/32,844 10
Guildford 009D 0.015 32603/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Westborough

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Westborough population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (11150/32,844) in Westborough is less than the adult average rank (13858/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Guildford 012D 66.235 1069/32,844 1
Guildford 012C 41.043 5110/32,844 2
Guildford 009B 32.523 7609/32,844 3
Guildford 012B 30.901 8214/32,844 3
Guildford 009C 8.459 23446/32,844 8
Guildford 009D 3.184 29527/32,844 9

Health Deprivation and Disability in Westborough

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 Westborough. 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
Guildford 012D 0.47 9450/32,844 3
Guildford 012C 0.433 9911/32,844 4
Guildford 012B 0.315 11424/32,844 4
Guildford 009B -0.186 18928/32,844 6
Guildford 009C -0.782 26813/32,844 9
Guildford 009D -1.607 32005/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Westborough

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 Westborough. 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
Guildford 012D 0.697 6541/32,844 2
Guildford 009C 0.251 12718/32,844 4
Guildford 009B 0.239 12884/32,844 4
Guildford 012C 0.132 14617/32,844 5
Guildford 012B -0.333 21496/32,844 7
Guildford 009D -0.98 28920/32,844 9

There were 272 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Westborough in December 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Westborough

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Westborough. 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
Guildford 012D 24.386 11729/32,844 4
Guildford 009B 18.099 18995/32,844 6
Guildford 012C 16.46 21096/32,844 7
Guildford 009D 16.214 21405/32,844 7
Guildford 012B 13.92 24335/32,844 8
Guildford 009C 11.401 27220/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Westborough

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Westborough. 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
Guildford 009D -0.289 20973/32,844 7
Guildford 009C -0.364 22054/32,844 7
Guildford 009B -0.576 24868/32,844 8
Guildford 012C -0.787 27207/32,844 9
Guildford 012D -0.9 28205/32,844 9
Guildford 012B -1.07 29539/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Westborough

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Westborough. 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
Guildford 009C 0.52 8190/32,844 3
Guildford 012D 0.48 8616/32,844 3
Guildford 009B 0.14 13027/32,844 4
Guildford 009D 0.072 14143/32,844 5
Guildford 012C 0.043 14604/32,844 5
Guildford 012B -0.28 20002/32,844 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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