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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 151,400 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 74,390 49.1% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 77,000 50.9% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 27,040 17.9% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 90,090 59.5% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 34,270 22.6% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 13,830 9.1% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 45,060 29.8% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 15,500 10.2% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 13,210 8.7% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 45,030 29.7% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 18,770 12.4% 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 - 10
2004 7.0% 10.7
2005 0.9% 10.8
2006 -4.6% 10.3
2007 7.8% 11.1
2008 6.3% 11.8
2009 -6.8% 11
2010 6.4% 11.7
2011 1.7% 11.9
2012 0% 11.9
2013 -9.2% 10.8
2014 0% 10.8
2015 -1.9% 10.6
2016 0.9% 10.7
2017 -1.9% 10.5
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 11.9
2004 4.2% 12.4
2005 -9.7% 11.2
2006 1.8% 11.4
2007 -8.8% 10.4
2008 9.6% 11.4
2009 -4.4% 10.9
2010 -3.7% 10.5
2011 -2.9% 10.2
2012 3.9% 10.6
2013 4.7% 11.1
2014 -5.4% 10.5
2015 13.3% 11.9
2016 -7.6% 11
2017 0% 11

Source: Office for National Statistics


91.9%

White British

8.1%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

3.8%

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 60.4%
% Non-Christian 2.2%
% No religion 29.7%
% Religion not stated 7.6%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

91.8% Born in UK

88.5% Born in England

1.4% Born in Wales

1.6% Born in Scotland

0.3% Born in Northern Ireland

8.2% Born outside of UK

0.5% Born in Ireland

1.5% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

1.7% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

4.5% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

81.4% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 46.5%
% Good Health 34.9%
% Fair Health 13.4%
% Bad Health 4%
% Very Bad Health 1.2%

Unpaid care

11.0% of residents provide unpaid care.

8.6%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.4%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


1.7% 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 63,530
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 25.2%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 33.5%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 9.6%
% of households lone parents* 9%
% all others** 22.7%

* 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 71.2%
% Public Rented 11.5%
% Private Rented 16.2%
% Other 1.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 39.2%
Semi-Detached 20.4%
Terraced 12.4%
Flats/Maisonettes 28%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 0.1%

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 household17.7%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household38.2%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 7,385 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 1,305 17.67%
Construction 1,100 14.90%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,070 14.49%
Administrative and support service activities 600 8.12%
Information and communications 565 7.65%
Manufacturing 495 6.70%
Human heath and social work activites 415 5.62%
Real estate activities 380 5.15%
Accommodation and food services 375 5.08%
Transportation and storage 195 2.64%
Financial and insurance activities 195 2.64%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 185 2.51%
Education 135 1.83%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 35 0.47%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 30 0.41%
Water, sewerage and waste management 25 0.34%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 15 0.20%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 7,385 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 6,175 83.6%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 940 12.7%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 235 3.2%
Large (250+ employees) 35 0.5%

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


Employment of workers by sector in area

Total Percentage
All industries 81,000 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 13,000 16.05%
Human heath and social work activites 13,000 16.05%
Manufacturing 10,000 12.35%
Administrative and support service activities 7,000 8.64%
Education 7,000 8.64%
Accommodation and food services 5,000 6.17%
Construction 4,500 5.56%
Financial and insurance activities 4,500 5.56%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 4,500 5.56%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 3,000 3.70%
Information and communications 2,500 3.09%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 2,500 3.09%
Transportation and storage 2,250 2.78%
Real estate activities 1,000 1.23%
Water, sewerage and waste management 600 0.74%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 500 0.62%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 15 0.02%
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

71,709

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

40.1%

High skill occupation

43.3%

Intermediate skill occupation

16.6%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£557.10

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

£569.70

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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