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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 70,840 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 35,210 49.7% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 35,630 50.3% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 12,010 17.0% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 40,470 57.1% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 18,360 25.9% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 6,110 8.6% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 20,580 29.1% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 8,520 12.0% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 5,900 8.3% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 19,890 28.1% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 9,840 13.9% 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 - 9.1
2004 -1.1% 9
2005 11.1% 10
2006 -8.0% 9.2
2007 10.9% 10.2
2008 -2.0% 10
2009 5% 10.5
2010 -7.6% 9.7
2011 -4.1% 9.3
2012 9.7% 10.2
2013 -2.9% 9.9
2014 -12.1% 8.7
2015 5.7% 9.2
2016 -4.3% 8.8
2017 2.3% 9
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 10.5
2004 -9.5% 9.5
2005 4.2% 9.9
2006 4.0% 10.3
2007 -12.6% 9
2008 1.1% 9.1
2009 9.9% 10
2010 -13% 8.7
2011 1.1% 8.8
2012 11.4% 9.8
2013 -2.0% 9.6
2014 -7.3% 8.9
2015 23.6% 11
2016 -10.9% 9.8
2017 7.1% 10.5

Source: Office for National Statistics


94.7%

White British

5.3%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

2.5%

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 66.5%
% Non-Christian 1.6%
% No religion 23.8%
% Religion not stated 8%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

93.2% Born in UK

89.7% Born in England

1.5% Born in Wales

1.5% Born in Scotland

0.4% Born in Northern Ireland

6.8% Born outside of UK

0.3% Born in Ireland

1.6% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

1.3% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

3.6% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

83.0% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 47.8%
% Good Health 35.2%
% Fair Health 12.9%
% Bad Health 3.3%
% Very Bad Health 0.8%

Unpaid care

10.6% of residents provide unpaid care.

8.4%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.2%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


4.2% 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 28,670
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 27%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 38.3%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 9.1%
% of households lone parents* 7%
% all others** 18.6%

* 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 70.5%
% Public Rented 13.5%
% Private Rented 14.3%
% Other 1.7%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 40.5%
Semi-Detached 28.7%
Terraced 19.5%
Flats/Maisonettes 10.7%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 0.7%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 31,909
% of Second Homes 1.3%
% of long term empty homes 0.7%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household12%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household45.9%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 3,990 -
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 685 17.17%
Wholesale, retail and repair 635 15.91%
Construction 485 12.16%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 450 11.28%
Administrative and support service activities 255 6.39%
Manufacturing 230 5.76%
Accommodation and food services 190 4.76%
Information and communications 190 4.76%
Human heath and social work activites 165 4.14%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 130 3.26%
Real estate activities 115 2.88%
Transportation and storage 105 2.63%
Education 95 2.38%
Financial and insurance activities 60 1.50%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 55 1.38%
Water, sewerage and waste management 15 0.38%
Mining and quarrying 5 0.13%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 0 0.00%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 3,990 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 3,510 88%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 405 10.2%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 65 1.6%
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 24,000 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 4,500 18.75%
Education 3,500 14.58%
Manufacturing 3,000 12.50%
Human heath and social work activites 2,500 10.42%
Construction 1,750 7.29%
Accommodation and food services 1,750 7.29%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,600 6.67%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,250 5.21%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 1,000 4.17%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 900 3.75%
Administrative and support service activities 900 3.75%
Information and communications 600 2.50%
Transportation and storage 500 2.08%
Real estate activities 350 1.46%
Financial and insurance activities 250 1.04%
Water, sewerage and waste management 200 0.83%
Mining and quarrying 5 0.02%
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

33,432

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

39.1%

High skill occupation

41.9%

Intermediate skill occupation

19%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£500.40

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

£451.50

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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