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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 50,030 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 24,230 48.4% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 25,800 51.6% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 7,750 15.5% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 26,530 53.0% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 15,750 31.5% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 4,100 8.2% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 13,110 26.2% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 7,010 14.0% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 3,650 7.3% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 13,420 26.8% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 8,740 17.5% 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 - 7.7
2004 7.8% 8.3
2005 2.4% 8.5
2006 -5.9% 8
2007 0% 8
2008 0% 8
2009 7.5% 8.6
2010 -2.3% 8.4
2011 -7.1% 7.8
2012 9.0% 8.5
2013 2.4% 8.7
2014 -10.3% 7.8
2015 3.8% 8.1
2016 -4.9% 7.7
2017 -9.1% 7
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 14.7
2004 3.4% 15.2
2005 -7.2% 14.1
2006 -5.7% 13.3
2007 2.3% 13.6
2008 0.7% 13.7
2009 -5.8% 12.9
2010 5.4% 13.6
2011 2.9% 14
2012 -9.3% 12.7
2013 3.9% 13.2
2014 3.8% 13.7
2015 7.3% 14.7
2016 -5.4% 13.9
2017 2.2% 14.2

Source: Office for National Statistics


95.1%

White British

4.9%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

1.7%

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 67.1%
% Non-Christian 1.5%
% No religion 23.6%
% Religion not stated 7.7%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

94.3% Born in UK

91.2% Born in England

1.4% Born in Wales

1.3% Born in Scotland

0.3% Born in Northern Ireland

5.7% Born outside of UK

0.6% Born in Ireland

1.1% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

0.6% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

3.3% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

78.1% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 42.3%
% Good Health 35.8%
% Fair Health 16.2%
% Bad Health 4.6%
% Very Bad Health 1.1%

Unpaid care

12.5% of residents provide unpaid care.

9.6%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.9%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


0.9% 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 21,475
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 36.4%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 31.2%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 7.8%
% of households lone parents* 7.3%
% all others** 17.4%

* 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 75.2%
% Public Rented 13%
% Private Rented 10.8%
% Other 1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 40.6%
Semi-Detached 18.9%
Terraced 17.6%
Flats/Maisonettes 22.4%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 0.5%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 24,075
% of Second Homes 3.2%
% of long term empty homes 0.6%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household17.9%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household35.9%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 2,315 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 440 19.01%
Construction 330 14.25%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 320 13.82%
Administrative and support service activities 185 7.99%
Manufacturing 160 6.91%
Accommodation and food services 150 6.48%
Information and communications 150 6.48%
Human heath and social work activites 120 5.18%
Real estate activities 75 3.24%
Transportation and storage 70 3.02%
Financial and insurance activities 70 3.02%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 65 2.81%
Education 55 2.38%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 20 0.86%
Water, sewerage and waste management 10 0.43%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 10 0.43%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 0 0.00%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 2,315 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 1,910 82.5%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 340 14.7%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 65 2.8%
Large (250+ employees) 5 0.2%

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


Employment of workers by sector in area

Total Percentage
All industries 20,000 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 4,000 20.00%
Accommodation and food services 2,500 12.50%
Manufacturing 2,250 11.25%
Human heath and social work activites 2,000 10.00%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,750 8.75%
Education 1,500 7.50%
Construction 1,000 5.00%
Information and communications 1,000 5.00%
Administrative and support service activities 1,000 5.00%
Transportation and storage 800 4.00%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 750 3.75%
Financial and insurance activities 500 2.50%
Real estate activities 400 2.00%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 400 2.00%
Water, sewerage and waste management 100 0.50%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 20 0.10%
Mining and quarrying 10 0.05%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 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

20,301

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

40.4%

High skill occupation

44.7%

Intermediate skill occupation

14.9%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£541.10

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

£538.10

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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