Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Wheatley, Rochford

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Wheatley, Rochford, Essex

We have used the 5 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Wheatley, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Rochford. 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 5 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 Wheatley 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 Wheatley. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Wheatley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Wheatley. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Rochford.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Rochford 008C 14.951 18963/32,844 6
Rochford 008F 12.124 22019/32,844 7
Rochford 008E 7.82 27292/32,844 9
Rochford 008D 4.923 30576/32,844 10
Rochford 009E 4.609 30896/32,844 10

Income Deprivation in Wheatley

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Wheatley. 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
Rochford 008C 0.112 14646/32,844 5
Rochford 008F 0.106 15443/32,844 5
Rochford 008E 0.047 26815/32,844 9
Rochford 009E 0.036 29587/32,844 10
Rochford 008D 0.029 30964/32,844 10

Employment Deprivation in Wheatley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Wheatley 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
Rochford 008C 0.062 21075/32,844 7
Rochford 008F 0.052 24090/32,844 8
Rochford 008E 0.051 24290/32,844 8
Rochford 009E 0.037 28703/32,844 9
Rochford 008D 0.029 30962/32,844 10

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Wheatley

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Wheatley population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (20352/32,844) in Wheatley is more than the adult average rank (13878/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated children leave the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Rochford 008C 24.398 11135/32,844 4
Rochford 008F 17.15 15699/32,844 5
Rochford 008E 14.05 18122/32,844 6
Rochford 009E 13.687 18433/32,844 6
Rochford 008D 10.611 21258/32,844 7

Health Deprivation and Disability in Wheatley

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 Wheatley. 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
Rochford 008F -0.569 24313/32,844 8
Rochford 008C -0.7 25930/32,844 8
Rochford 008E -1.088 29498/32,844 9
Rochford 008D -1.515 31743/32,844 10
Rochford 009E -1.602 31990/32,844 10

Crime Deprivation in Wheatley

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 Wheatley. 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
Rochford 008E 0.241 12857/32,844 4
Rochford 008C 0.141 14471/32,844 5
Rochford 008D 0.023 16339/32,844 5
Rochford 008F -0.43 22837/32,844 7
Rochford 009E -0.609 25171/32,844 8

There were 123 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Wheatley in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Wheatley

iLivehere Rating 5/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Wheatley. 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
Rochford 008C 24.965 11144/32,844 4
Rochford 008F 24.203 11931/32,844 4
Rochford 008D 17.144 20260/32,844 7
Rochford 009E 15.288 22639/32,844 7
Rochford 008E 15.095 22874/32,844 7

Inside Environment Deprivation in Wheatley

Very Good
iLivehere Rating 2/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Wheatley. 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
Rochford 008C -0.222 19947/32,844 7
Rochford 008F -0.23 20076/32,844 7
Rochford 008E -0.772 27071/32,844 9
Rochford 008D -0.785 27198/32,844 9
Rochford 009E -1.02 29200/32,844 9

Outside Environment Deprivation in Wheatley

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Wheatley. 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
Rochford 008D -0.196 18579/32,844 6
Rochford 008E -0.256 19584/32,844 6
Rochford 009E -0.47 23077/32,844 8
Rochford 008F -0.474 23118/32,844 8
Rochford 008C -0.619 25160/32,844 8

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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