Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Western Felixstowe, East Suffolk

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Western Felixstowe, East Suffolk, Suffolk

We have used the 10 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Western Felixstowe, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of East Suffolk. 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 10 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 Western Felixstowe 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 Western Felixstowe. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 6/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Western Felixstowe. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of East Suffolk.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Suffolk Coastal 014C 43.759 3303/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014E 39.387 4458/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 015B 28.775 8616/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014B 27.698 9199/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014A 27.228 9449/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014D 26.652 9797/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015A 24.104 11319/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 012A 13.276 20759/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 013D 11.931 22246/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 013E 7.925 27146/32,844 9

Income Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Western Felixstowe. 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
Suffolk Coastal 014C 0.254 3839/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014E 0.191 7229/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014A 0.172 8653/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015B 0.171 8716/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014B 0.158 9756/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014D 0.142 11252/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 015A 0.141 11384/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 013D 0.071 21391/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 012A 0.07 21552/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 013E 0.056 24678/32,844 8

Employment Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Western Felixstowe 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
Suffolk Coastal 014C 0.223 2152/32,844 1
Suffolk Coastal 014E 0.188 3785/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014A 0.15 6594/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015B 0.14 7475/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014B 0.135 7984/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014D 0.12 9645/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015A 0.102 12161/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 012A 0.065 20071/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 013D 0.052 24079/32,844 8
Suffolk Coastal 013E 0.046 26132/32,844 8

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Western Felixstowe population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5989/32,844) in Western Felixstowe is less than the adult average rank (8169/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Suffolk Coastal 014E 67.548 964/32,844 1
Suffolk Coastal 014D 62.855 1407/32,844 1
Suffolk Coastal 014C 61.04 1617/32,844 1
Suffolk Coastal 014B 44.672 4247/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014A 42.719 4696/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 015B 36.292 6355/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 012A 33.602 7241/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015A 29.984 8567/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 013D 29.943 8596/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 013E 8.487 23416/32,844 8

Health Deprivation and Disability in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 6/10
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 Western Felixstowe. 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
Suffolk Coastal 014C 1.022 4076/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014A 0.783 6062/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014E 0.67 7173/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 014D 0.375 10652/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 015B 0.125 14111/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 014B 0.065 15019/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 015A 0.045 15310/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 012A -0.092 17447/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 013E -0.138 18199/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 013D -0.67 25594/32,844 8

Crime Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

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 Western Felixstowe. 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
Suffolk Coastal 014E 0.797 5450/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014B 0.7 6505/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014C 0.488 9235/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015A 0.432 10019/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 015B 0.087 15329/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 013E -0.126 18530/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 013D -0.158 19006/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 014A -0.293 20948/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 014D -0.643 25566/32,844 8
Suffolk Coastal 012A -0.832 27607/32,844 9

There were 125 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Western Felixstowe in March 2022

Barriers to Housing and Services in Western Felixstowe

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Western Felixstowe. 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
Suffolk Coastal 014E 20.227 16390/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 015B 18.542 18441/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 012A 16.998 20432/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 014D 16.339 21244/32,844 7
Suffolk Coastal 014C 13.828 24439/32,844 8
Suffolk Coastal 013E 11.608 27010/32,844 9
Suffolk Coastal 015A 11.534 27101/32,844 9
Suffolk Coastal 014A 7.387 30749/32,844 10
Suffolk Coastal 014B 5.934 31575/32,844 10
Suffolk Coastal 013D 3.178 32566/32,844 10

Inside Environment Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Western Felixstowe. 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
Suffolk Coastal 015A 1.118 2993/32,844 1
Suffolk Coastal 015B 1.048 3496/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014B 0.689 6904/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 013D 0.306 11792/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 014D -0.07 17571/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 014C -0.085 17806/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 014E -0.142 18698/32,844 6
Suffolk Coastal 013E -0.442 23116/32,844 8
Suffolk Coastal 014A -0.473 23551/32,844 8
Suffolk Coastal 012A -0.51 24028/32,844 8

Outside Environment Deprivation in Western Felixstowe

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Western Felixstowe. 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
Suffolk Coastal 014C 0.731 6213/32,844 2
Suffolk Coastal 014E 0.52 8186/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 013D 0.477 8649/32,844 3
Suffolk Coastal 015B 0.282 11004/32,844 4
Suffolk Coastal 015A 0.13 13163/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 013E 0.117 13361/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 012A 0.093 13797/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 014D 0.077 14052/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 014B -0.066 16375/32,844 5
Suffolk Coastal 014A -0.382 21741/32,844 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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