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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 102,750 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 49,410 48.1% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 53,340 51.9% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 15,660 15.2% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 55,570 54.1% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 31,530 30.7% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 7,970 7.8% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 26,950 26.2% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 14,490 14.1% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 7,690 7.5% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 28,620 27.9% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 17,040 16.6% 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 - 8.5
2004 -8.2% 7.8
2005 5.1% 8.2
2006 -1.2% 8.1
2007 3.7% 8.4
2008 1.2% 8.5
2009 1.2% 8.6
2010 -3.5% 8.3
2011 3.6% 8.6
2012 -2.3% 8.4
2013 -7.1% 7.8
2014 0% 7.8
2015 0% 7.8
2016 -2.6% 7.6
2017 -2.6% 7.4
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 13.3
2004 -3.8% 12.8
2005 1.6% 13
2006 -3.1% 12.6
2007 0% 12.6
2008 -3.2% 12.2
2009 4.9% 12.8
2010 -2.3% 12.5
2011 -0.8% 12.4
2012 1.6% 12.6
2013 1.6% 12.8
2014 -5.5% 12.1
2015 9.1% 13.2
2016 2.3% 13.5
2017 3.0% 13.9

Source: Office for National Statistics


95.7%

White British

4.3%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

1.5%

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 65.3%
% Non-Christian 1.4%
% No religion 25%
% Religion not stated 8.3%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

94.4% Born in UK

91.3% Born in England

1.4% Born in Wales

1.4% Born in Scotland

0.3% Born in Northern Ireland

5.6% Born outside of UK

0.4% Born in Ireland

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

0.5% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

3.4% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

80.3% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 44.4%
% Good Health 35.9%
% Fair Health 14.7%
% Bad Health 3.9%
% Very Bad Health 1.1%

Unpaid care

12.0% of residents provide unpaid care.

9.6%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.4%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


2.6% 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 44,386
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 31.4%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 34.3%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 8.2%
% of households lone parents* 7%
% all others** 18.9%

* 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 70.3%
% Public Rented 13.9%
% Private Rented 13.7%
% Other 2.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 37%
Semi-Detached 24.1%
Terraced 22.6%
Flats/Maisonettes 15.3%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 1.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 51,155
% of Second Homes 5%
% of long term empty homes 0.8%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household15.7%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household39.4%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 6,525 -
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,085 16.63%
Wholesale, retail and repair 1,085 16.63%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 745 11.42%
Construction 640 9.81%
Accommodation and food services 485 7.43%
Administrative and support service activities 435 6.67%
Human heath and social work activites 345 5.29%
Manufacturing 340 5.21%
Information and communications 270 4.14%
Real estate activities 230 3.52%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 230 3.52%
Education 110 1.69%
Financial and insurance activities 105 1.61%
Transportation and storage 95 1.46%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 95 1.46%
Water, sewerage and waste management 20 0.31%
Mining and quarrying 5 0.08%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 5 0.08%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 6,525 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 5,560 85.2%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 820 12.6%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 135 2.1%
Large (250+ employees) 10 0.2%

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


Employment of workers by sector in area

Total Percentage
All industries 52,000 -
Human heath and social work activites 9,000 17.31%
Wholesale, retail and repair 7,000 13.46%
Accommodation and food services 6,000 11.54%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 6,000 11.54%
Manufacturing 4,500 8.65%
Education 4,500 8.65%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 4,000 7.69%
Construction 3,000 5.77%
Administrative and support service activities 2,250 4.33%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,950 3.75%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,250 2.40%
Information and communications 1,000 1.92%
Real estate activities 800 1.54%
Transportation and storage 500 0.96%
Financial and insurance activities 500 0.96%
Water, sewerage and waste management 350 0.67%
Mining and quarrying 10 0.02%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 10 0.02%

Source: BRES 2019, ONS


Claimant unemployment

Claimant unemployment data is only available at National, Unitary Authority and Sub Unitary Geography level.


Skills

45,714

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

40.8%

High skill occupation

43.1%

Intermediate skill occupation

16.1%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£529.00

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

£506.50

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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