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Total Percentage Dorset East Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 7,623 - 88,029 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 3,632 47.6% 48.3% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 3,991 52.4% 51.7% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 829 10.9% 15.3% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 3,547 46.5% 53.0% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 3,247 42.6% 31.7% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 439 5.8% 7.9% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 1,739 22.8% 25.9% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 1,454 19.1% 14.5% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 390 5.1% 7.5% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 1,808 23.7% 27.1% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 1,793 23.5% 17.1% 15.6% 10.1%

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Source: Mid Year Estimates, Office for National Statistics

Change Birth Rate per 1,000
2011 - 6.9
2012 0% 6.9
2013 18.8% 8.2
2014 -19.5% 6.6
2015 -15.2% 5.6
2016 10.7% 6.2
2017 -3.2% 6
2018 -5% 5.7
2019 -1.8% 5.6
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2011 - 17.2
2012 -12.8% 15
2013 14% 17.1
2014 -14.6% 14.6
2015 24.0% 18.1
2016 -2.8% 17.6
2017 -13.1% 15.3
2018 11.8% 17.1
2019 11.1% 19

Source: Office for National Statistics


96.7%

White British

3.3%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

0.7%

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 68.6%
% Non-Christian 1%
% No religion 23.2%
% Religion not stated 7.2%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

95.6% Born in UK

92.4% Born in England

1.4% Born in Wales

1.5% Born in Scotland

0.3% Born in Northern Ireland

4.4% Born outside of UK

0.6% Born in Ireland

1.1% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

0.4% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

2.3% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

75.3% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 38.2%
% Good Health 37.1%
% Fair Health 18.4%
% Bad Health 4.7%
% Very Bad Health 1.6%

Unpaid care

13.0% of residents provide unpaid care.

9.4%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

3.6%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


1.9% of residents live in communal establishments.


MOSAIC

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The highest proportion of residents are classified as
Senior Security (44%)

Followed by
Prestige Positions (17.4%)

And then
Suburban Stability (7.9%)

Source : Mosaic 2019, EXPERIAN


Living Arrangements

All Households 3,492
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 43.6%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 31.9%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 6.4%
% of households lone parents* 5.8%
% all others** 12.3%

* 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 82.8%
% Public Rented 9.2%
% Private Rented 7.3%
% Other 0.8%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 57.8%
Semi-Detached 17.4%
Terraced 4.9%
Flats/Maisonettes 12.9%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 7%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics



% no cars or vans in household13.5%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household40.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Business type and size breakdowns only available at National, Unitary and Sub Unitary Geography level. View breakdowns for the Sub Unitary Geography area


Employment of workers by sector

Total Percentage
Total employment 3,011 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 534 17.73%
Human heath and social work activites 392 13.02%
Manufacturing 286 9.50%
Construction 279 9.27%
Education 249 8.27%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 211 7.01%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 172 5.71%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 156 5.18%
Financial and insurance activities 149 4.95%
Accommodation and food services 148 4.92%
Administrative and support service activities 138 4.58%
Transportation and storage 104 3.45%
Information and communications 100 3.32%
Real estate activities 43 1.43%
Water, sewerage and waste management 25 0.83%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 15 0.50%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 10 0.33%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%

Source: 2011 Census, ONS


Claimant unemployment

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


Skills

3,011

All usual residents aged 16-74 in Employment

(includes students in employment)

41.2%

High skill occupation

43.6%

Intermediate skill occupation

15.2%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

Earnings data is only available at National and Unitary level.


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