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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 194,360 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 98,100 50.5% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 96,250 49.5% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 32,970 17.0% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 126,160 64.9% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 35,230 18.1% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 16,830 8.7% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 65,170 33.5% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 16,110 8.3% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 16,140 8.3% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 60,990 31.4% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 19,120 9.8% 15.6% 10.1%

Show Male/Female individual age breakdown

Source: Mid Year Estimates, Office for National Statistics

Change Birth Rate per 1,000
2003 - 9.5
2004 6.3% 10.1
2005 0% 10.1
2006 -2.0% 9.9
2007 13.1% 11.2
2008 7.1% 12
2009 5% 12.6
2010 -4.0% 12.1
2011 3.3% 12.5
2012 2.4% 12.8
2013 -3.9% 12.3
2014 -0.8% 12.2
2015 -4.1% 11.7
2016 -1.7% 11.5
2017 -2.6% 11.2
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 13.4
2004 0% 13.4
2005 -9.7% 12.1
2006 -1.7% 11.9
2007 -7.6% 11
2008 5.5% 11.6
2009 0% 11.6
2010 -7.8% 10.7
2011 0.9% 10.8
2012 -3.7% 10.4
2013 8.7% 11.3
2014 -15.0% 9.6
2015 11.5% 10.7
2016 -3.7% 10.3
2017 0% 10.3

Source: Office for National Statistics


83.8%

White British

16.2%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

9.2%

Main language not English

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


NINO Registrations

National Insurance number allocations to adult overseas nationals entering the UK

NINO Data only available at National and Unitary level. View NINO Data for Dorset Council


Religion

% Christian 57.1%
% Non-Christian 4.6%
% No religion 30.5%
% Religion not stated 7.8%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

85.1% Born in UK

81.6% Born in England

1.5% Born in Wales

1.5% Born in Scotland

0.4% Born in Northern Ireland

14.9% Born outside of UK

0.6% Born in Ireland

2.6% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

3.5% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

8.2% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

80.8% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 46.3%
% Good Health 34.5%
% Fair Health 13.5%
% Bad Health 4.4%
% Very Bad Health 1.3%

Unpaid care

9.4% of residents provide unpaid care.

7.3%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.1%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


2.2% of residents live in communal establishments.


MOSAIC

MOSAIC data is only available at Sub Unitary Geography, Town, Ward and Parish level

Source : Mosaic 2019, EXPERIAN


Living Arrangements

All Households 82,374
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 21%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 25.5%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 10.3%
% of households lone parents* 8.6%
% all others** 34.7%

* may include members aged 65+, but not all

** may include households all aged 65+ but not a family

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Tenure

% Owner Occupied 57.8%
% Public Rented 11.2%
% Private Rented 30%
% Other 1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 31%
Semi-Detached 13.2%
Terraced 6.2%
Flats/Maisonettes 49.1%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 0.5%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 0
% of Second Homes 0%
% of long term empty homes 0%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household25.9%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household29.4%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 8,080 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 1,420 17.57%
Construction 1,070 13.24%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,045 12.93%
Accommodation and food services 730 9.03%
Administrative and support service activities 700 8.66%
Information and communications 630 7.80%
Human heath and social work activites 570 7.05%
Real estate activities 350 4.33%
Manufacturing 280 3.47%
Financial and insurance activities 230 2.85%
Education 215 2.66%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 210 2.60%
Transportation and storage 190 2.35%
Water, sewerage and waste management 30 0.37%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 30 0.37%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 25 0.31%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 5 0.06%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%

Source: UK Business: Activity, Size and Location (2020), ONS


Business size bands

Total businesses 8,080 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 6,750 83.5%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 1,075 13.3%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 220 2.7%
Large (250+ employees) 35 0.4%

Source: UK Business: Activity, Size and Location (2020), ONS


Employment of workers by sector in area

Total Percentage
All industries 85,000 -
Human heath and social work activites 14,000 16.47%
Wholesale, retail and repair 12,000 14.12%
Accommodation and food services 10,000 11.76%
Financial and insurance activities 9,000 10.59%
Education 8,000 9.41%
Administrative and support service activities 7,000 8.24%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 5,000 5.88%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 4,750 5.59%
Construction 3,000 3.53%
Information and communications 3,000 3.53%
Real estate activities 2,250 2.65%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 2,250 2.65%
Transportation and storage 2,000 2.35%
Manufacturing 1,500 1.76%
Water, sewerage and waste management 300 0.35%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 100 0.12%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 50 0.06%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%

Source: BRES 2019, ONS


Claimant unemployment

Claimant unemployment data is only available at National, Unitary Authority and Sub Unitary Geography level.


Skills

89,186

All usual residents aged 16-74 in Employment (includes students in employment)

40.3%

High skill occupation

42.8%

Intermediate skill occupation

16.9%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£556.50

Residence Earnings
(Gross weekly full time earnings for people who live in the area)

£560.40

Workplace earnings
(Gross weekly full time earnings for people who work in the area)

Source: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (2020), ONS


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