Deprivation Statistics for Westerham and Crockham Hill, Sevenoaks

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English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Westerham and Crockham Hill, Sevenoaks, Kent

We have used the 3 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Westerham and Crockham Hill, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Sevenoaks. 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 3 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 Westerham and Crockham Hill 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 Westerham and Crockham Hill. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

Overall Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Westerham and Crockham Hill. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Sevenoaks.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Sevenoaks 013E 19.802 14526/32,844 5
Sevenoaks 013D 10.425 23981/32,844 8
Sevenoaks 013C 7.165 28106/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Westerham and Crockham Hill. 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
Sevenoaks 013E 0.135 12031/32,844 4
Sevenoaks 013C 0.05 26131/32,844 8
Sevenoaks 013D 0.029 30941/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Westerham and Crockham Hill 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
Sevenoaks 013E 0.102 12257/32,844 4
Sevenoaks 013C 0.032 30009/32,844 10
Sevenoaks 013D 0.016 32547/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

3
Good
iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Westerham and Crockham Hill population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (22595/32,844) in Westerham and Crockham Hill is more than the adult average rank (22479/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Sevenoaks 013E 24.631 11028/32,844 4
Sevenoaks 013C 5.044 27243/32,844 9
Sevenoaks 013D 2.016 30877/32,844 10

Health Deprivation and Disability in Westerham and Crockham Hill

2
Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
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 Westerham and Crockham Hill. 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
Sevenoaks 013E -0.633 25130/32,844 8
Sevenoaks 013C -1.075 29406/32,844 9
Sevenoaks 013D -1.646 32097/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Westerham and Crockham Hill. 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
Sevenoaks 013E 0.665 6916/32,844 3
Sevenoaks 013D 0.257 12613/32,844 4
Sevenoaks 013C 0.074 15516/32,844 5

There were 40 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Westerham and Crockham Hill in September 2020

Barriers to Housing and Services in Westerham and Crockham Hill

6
Average
iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Westerham and Crockham Hill. 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
Sevenoaks 013D 37.667 2950/32,844 1
Sevenoaks 013E 18.274 18763/32,844 6
Sevenoaks 013C 16.812 20677/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

7
Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Westerham and Crockham Hill. 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
Sevenoaks 013D 0.742 6356/32,844 2
Sevenoaks 013C 0.497 9236/32,844 3
Sevenoaks 013E 0.168 13840/32,844 5

Outside Environment Deprivation in Westerham and Crockham Hill

5
Average
iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Westerham and Crockham Hill. 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
Sevenoaks 013D 0.144 12957/32,844 4
Sevenoaks 013C -0.038 15906/32,844 5
Sevenoaks 013E -0.45 22774/32,844 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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