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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 89,890 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 43,460 48.3% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 46,430 51.7% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 13,920 15.5% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 47,740 53.1% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 28,230 31.4% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 7,100 7.9% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 23,390 26.0% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 12,960 14.4% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 6,820 7.6% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 24,350 27.1% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 15,270 17.0% 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 - 8.2
2004 -9.8% 7.4
2005 2.7% 7.6
2006 -1.3% 7.5
2007 4% 7.8
2008 1.3% 7.9
2009 -1.3% 7.8
2010 -2.6% 7.6
2011 -2.6% 7.4
2012 5.4% 7.8
2013 -6.4% 7.3
2014 -1.4% 7.2
2015 1.4% 7.3
2016 1.4% 7.4
2017 0% 7.4
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 11.8
2004 1.7% 12
2005 -2.5% 11.7
2006 0.9% 11.8
2007 -6.8% 11
2008 1.8% 11.2
2009 6.3% 11.9
2010 -5.0% 11.3
2011 0% 11.3
2012 5.3% 11.9
2013 3.4% 12.3
2014 -6.5% 11.5
2015 10.4% 12.7
2016 1.6% 12.9
2017 -0.8% 12.8

Source: Office for National Statistics


96.2%

White British

3.8%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

1%

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 66.8%
% Non-Christian 1.3%
% No religion 24.2%
% Religion not stated 7.7%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

95.1% Born in UK

91.8% Born in England

1.5% Born in Wales

1.5% Born in Scotland

0.3% Born in Northern Ireland

4.9% Born outside of UK

0.4% Born in Ireland

1.2% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

0.4% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

2.9% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

81.1% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 45.3%
% Good Health 35.8%
% Fair Health 14.3%
% Bad Health 3.6%
% Very Bad Health 1%

Unpaid care

12.4% of residents provide unpaid care.

9.8%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.6%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


1.1% 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 37,564
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 33.6%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 38%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 7%
% of households lone parents* 7%
% all others** 14.5%

* 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 81.1%
% Public Rented 8.3%
% Private Rented 9.2%
% Other 1.3%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 60.5%
Semi-Detached 15.6%
Terraced 9.5%
Flats/Maisonettes 12%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 2.4%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 40,296
% of Second Homes 0.7%
% of long term empty homes 0.6%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household10.3%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household50.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 4,860 -
Construction 810 16.67%
Wholesale, retail and repair 770 15.84%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 710 14.61%
Administrative and support service activities 360 7.41%
Manufacturing 350 7.20%
Information and communications 325 6.69%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 230 4.73%
Human heath and social work activites 215 4.42%
Accommodation and food services 200 4.12%
Real estate activities 185 3.81%
Financial and insurance activities 135 2.78%
Transportation and storage 125 2.57%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 105 2.16%
Education 100 2.06%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 35 0.72%
Water, sewerage and waste management 20 0.41%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 10 0.21%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 4,860 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 4,185 86.1%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 580 11.9%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 90 1.9%
Large (250+ employees) 5 0.1%

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


Employment of workers by sector in area

Total Percentage
All industries 32,000 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 6,000 18.75%
Manufacturing 4,500 14.06%
Human heath and social work activites 4,500 14.06%
Construction 2,500 7.81%
Education 2,500 7.81%
Accommodation and food services 2,250 7.03%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 2,000 6.25%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,700 5.31%
Administrative and support service activities 1,500 4.69%
Information and communications 1,000 3.13%
Financial and insurance activities 800 2.50%
Real estate activities 600 1.88%
Transportation and storage 500 1.56%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 500 1.56%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 350 1.09%
Water, sewerage and waste management 250 0.78%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 75 0.23%
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

40,050

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

43.6%

High skill occupation

42.6%

Intermediate skill occupation

13.8%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£635.60

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

£548.80

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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