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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 47,140 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 23,380 49.6% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 23,760 50.4% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 7,640 16.2% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 26,510 56.2% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 12,990 27.6% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 3,920 8.3% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 13,420 28.5% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 6,040 12.8% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 3,720 7.9% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 13,090 27.8% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 6,950 14.7% 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 14.3% 8.8
2005 -14.8% 7.5
2006 8% 8.1
2007 -4.9% 7.7
2008 14.3% 8.8
2009 -1.1% 8.7
2010 3.4% 9
2011 -5.6% 8.5
2012 3.5% 8.8
2013 3.4% 9.1
2014 -7.7% 8.4
2015 1.2% 8.5
2016 -2.4% 8.3
2017 -4.8% 7.9
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 11.1
2004 6.3% 11.8
2005 -8.5% 10.8
2006 2.8% 11.1
2007 0.9% 11.2
2008 -10.7% 10
2009 11% 11.1
2010 -4.5% 10.6
2011 -6.6% 9.9
2012 1.0% 10
2013 8.0% 10.8
2014 -3.7% 10.4
2015 14.4% 11.9
2016 -9.2% 10.8
2017 3.7% 11.2

Source: Office for National Statistics


96.2%

White British

3.8%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

1.3%

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 65%
% Non-Christian 1%
% No religion 25.9%
% Religion not stated 8.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

94.6% Born in UK

91.2% Born in England

1.4% Born in Wales

1.5% Born in Scotland

0.4% Born in Northern Ireland

5.4% Born outside of UK

0.4% Born in Ireland

1.7% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

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

2.6% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

80.9% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 45%
% Good Health 35.9%
% Fair Health 14.1%
% Bad Health 4%
% Very Bad Health 1%

Unpaid care

12.7% of residents provide unpaid care.

10.2%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.5%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


1.4% 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 19,583
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 29.7%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 35.8%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 8.7%
% of households lone parents* 8%
% all others** 17.7%

* 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 70.4%
% Public Rented 12.5%
% Private Rented 15.3%
% Other 1.8%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 38.2%
Semi-Detached 24.2%
Terraced 18.7%
Flats/Maisonettes 17.4%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 1.6%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 22,595
% of Second Homes 7.1%
% of long term empty homes 0.8%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household14.5%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household41.8%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 2,455 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 345 14.05%
Construction 325 13.24%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 270 11.00%
Accommodation and food services 255 10.39%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 205 8.35%
Administrative and support service activities 170 6.92%
Manufacturing 165 6.72%
Information and communications 135 5.50%
Human heath and social work activites 95 3.87%
Real estate activities 90 3.67%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 85 3.46%
Transportation and storage 60 2.44%
Education 55 2.24%
Financial and insurance activities 45 1.83%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 30 1.22%
Water, sewerage and waste management 15 0.61%
Mining and quarrying 10 0.41%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 0 0.00%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 2,455 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 2,055 83.7%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 345 14.1%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 55 2.2%
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 17,000 -
Accommodation and food services 3,000 17.65%
Manufacturing 2,000 11.76%
Education 1,750 10.29%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,700 10.00%
Wholesale, retail and repair 1,500 8.82%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,500 8.82%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 1,250 7.35%
Human heath and social work activites 1,250 7.35%
Construction 1,000 5.88%
Administrative and support service activities 700 4.12%
Transportation and storage 500 2.94%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 400 2.35%
Information and communications 400 2.35%
Water, sewerage and waste management 300 1.76%
Real estate activities 225 1.32%
Mining and quarrying 200 1.18%
Financial and insurance activities 150 0.88%
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

21,419

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

38.6%

High skill occupation

44%

Intermediate skill occupation

17.4%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£499.70

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

£577.40

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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