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Comparators
Total Percentage Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 65,870 - 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 32,650 49.6% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 33,220 50.4% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 10,710 16.3% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 38,460 58.4% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 16,700 25.4% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 5,470 8.3% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 19,380 29.4% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 7,800 11.8% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 5,240 8.0% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 19,080 29.0% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 8,900 13.5% 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 - 9.8
2004 -4.1% 9.4
2005 6.4% 10
2006 -2.0% 9.8
2007 8.2% 10.6
2008 4.7% 11.1
2009 -2.7% 10.8
2010 2.8% 11.1
2011 -0.9% 11
2012 -6.4% 10.3
2013 -3.9% 9.9
2014 4.0% 10.3
2015 -6.8% 9.6
2016 7.3% 10.3
2017 -9.7% 9.3
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2003 - 12
2004 1.7% 12.2
2005 -9.8% 11
2006 -0.9% 10.9
2007 3.7% 11.3
2008 -0.9% 11.2
2009 4.5% 11.7
2010 -6.8% 10.9
2011 0% 10.9
2012 -2.8% 10.6
2013 7.5% 11.4
2014 -2.6% 11.1
2015 6.3% 11.8
2016 -0.8% 11.7
2017 -0.9% 11.6

Source: Office for National Statistics


94.9%

White British

5.1%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

2.1%

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 61%
% Non-Christian 1.8%
% No religion 29.3%
% Religion not stated 7.9%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

94.6% Born in UK

90.7% Born in England

1.6% Born in Wales

1.9% Born in Scotland

0.5% Born in Northern Ireland

5.4% Born outside of UK

0.4% Born in Ireland

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

1% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

2.7% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

79.0% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 42.3%
% Good Health 36.7%
% Fair Health 15.1%
% Bad Health 4.5%
% Very Bad Health 1.4%

Unpaid care

11.6% of residents provide unpaid care.

8.8%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.8%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


2.7% 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 28,535
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 25.1%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 31.4%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 10.1%
% of households lone parents* 9.8%
% all others** 23.6%

* 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 67.4%
% Public Rented 13.6%
% Private Rented 17.8%
% Other 1.2%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 22.9%
Semi-Detached 21.2%
Terraced 30.6%
Flats/Maisonettes 24.4%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Second Homes

Total No. of Properties 31,979
% of Second Homes 3.2%
% of long term empty homes 0.8%

Source: 2016/2017 Council Tax Records



% no cars or vans in household24.7%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household29.6%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Total Percentage
Total businesses 2,160 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 375 17.36%
Construction 295 13.66%
Accommodation and food services 295 13.66%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 225 10.42%
Human heath and social work activites 160 7.41%
Administrative and support service activities 130 6.02%
Manufacturing 100 4.63%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 95 4.40%
Transportation and storage 80 3.70%
Information and communications 75 3.47%
Real estate activities 65 3.01%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 55 2.55%
Education 50 2.31%
Financial and insurance activities 30 1.39%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 15 0.69%
Water, sewerage and waste management 10 0.46%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 0 0.00%

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


Business size bands

Total businesses 2,160 -
Micro (0 to 9 employees) 1,795 83.1%
Small (10 to 49 employees) 305 14.1%
Medium (50 to 249 employees) 50 2.3%
Large (250+ employees) 10 0.5%

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


Employment of workers by sector in area

Total Percentage
All industries 18,000 -
Accommodation and food services 3,500 19.44%
Wholesale, retail and repair 3,000 16.67%
Human heath and social work activites 2,500 13.89%
Education 2,000 11.11%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,250 6.94%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,100 6.11%
Construction 800 4.44%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 800 4.44%
Manufacturing 700 3.89%
Administrative and support service activities 600 3.33%
Transportation and storage 450 2.50%
Information and communications 250 1.39%
Financial and insurance activities 200 1.11%
Real estate activities 175 0.97%
Water, sewerage and waste management 150 0.83%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 40 0.22%
Mining and quarrying 10 0.06%
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

29,987

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

35.6%

High skill occupation

45.5%

Intermediate skill occupation

18.9%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

£502.50

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

£479.70

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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