Census 2011 Deprivation

The 2011 census collected a wide variety of information which can, in combination, be used to identify some of the characteristics common to deprived households. Census data are available at smaller geographies than the ID2015, down to output area level (covering approximately 100 households); this is useful in West Sussex as in some areas, deprivation is concentrated within smaller neighbourhoods, where affluence and deprivation are “cheek by jowl”.

The census examines four dimensions of deprivation:

The output for this measure of deprivation is the proportion of households which are identified as deprived on none, one, two, three, or four of the above dimensions of deprivation. Census data is provided at the LSOA level, and as LSOAs are coterminous with CCG boundaries it is possible to determine the proportion of households in the CCG which were deprived on Census day 2011. The table below shows the proportions of households identified as deprived on none, one, two, three, or four deprivation dimensions for each of the CCGs in West Sussex.

AreaNot deprived in any dimensionDeprived on one dimensionDeprived on two dimensionsDeprived on three dimensionsDeprived on four dimensionsNumber of households
NHS Crawley CCG42.1%34.6%18.5%4.5%0.4%42,727
NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG44.0%34.3%17.70%3.60%0.4%212,042
NHS Horsham and Mid Sussex CCG53.9%31.0%12.6%2.4%0.2%90,845
West Sussex CCGs combined46.4%33.4%16.4%3.4%0.3%345,614

The map below shows the proportion of households at Lower-layer super output area level in NHS Coastal West Sussex that were identified as deprived on at least one measure of deprivation from the 2011 Census. Darker areas indicate a higher proportion of deprived households.

NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG – Proportion of households deprived on at least one measure of deprivation – 2011 census

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The map below shows the proportion of households at Lower-layer super output area level in NHS Coastal West Sussex that were identified as deprived on three or four measure of deprivation from the 2011 Census. Darker areas indicate a higher proportion of deprived households. Using the census 2011 groupings these represent the most deprived areas in the Coastal West Sussex CCG region.

NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG – Proportion of Households identified as deprived on three or four census deprivation indicators