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Total Percentage Dorset East Dorset Council England and Wales
All Persons 21,271 - 88,029 378,510 59,439,840
All Males 10,241 48.1% 48.3% 49.0% 49.4%
All Females 11,030 51.9% 51.7% 51.0% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 2,899 13.6% 15.3% 15.8% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 10,520 49.5% 53.0% 55.1% 62.3%
65+ yrs 7,852 36.9% 31.7% 29.1% 18.5%
Male 0-15 yrs 1,492 7.0% 7.9% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 5,213 24.5% 25.9% 27.5% 31.1%
Male 65+ yrs 3,536 16.6% 14.5% 13.4% 8.5%
Female 0-15 yrs 1,407 6.6% 7.5% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 5,307 24.9% 27.1% 27.7% 31.2%
Female 65+ yrs 4,316 20.3% 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 - 6.7
2012 -10.4% 6
2013 16.7% 7
2014 2.9% 7.2
2015 0% 7.2
2016 1.4% 7.3
2017 -11.0% 6.5
2018 4.6% 6.8
2019 -5.9% 6.4
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2011 - 15.8
2012 -1.3% 15.6
2013 6.4% 16.6
2014 -7.8% 15.3
2015 4.6% 16
2016 5.6% 16.9
2017 0% 16.9
2018 -5.3% 16
2019 3.8% 16.6

Source: Office for National Statistics


95.6%

White British

4.4%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

1.2%

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 68.2%
% Non-Christian 1.6%
% No religion 22.6%
% Religion not stated 7.6%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

94.6% Born in UK

91.2% Born in England

1.5% Born in Wales

1.6% Born in Scotland

0.3% Born in Northern Ireland

5.4% Born outside of UK

0.5% Born in Ireland

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

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

3.2% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

77.3% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 40.2%
% Good Health 37.1%
% Fair Health 17.0%
% Bad Health 4.5%
% Very Bad Health 1.2%

Unpaid care

13.4% of residents provide unpaid care.

10.2%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

3.2%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


1.5% of residents live in communal establishments.


MOSAIC

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The highest proportion of residents are classified as
Senior Security (30.1%)

Followed by
Prestige Positions (26.8%)

And then
Domestic Success (8.8%)

Source : Mosaic 2019, EXPERIAN


Living Arrangements

All Households 9,118
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 40.3%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 33.8%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 5.5%
% of households lone parents* 6.6%
% all others** 13.9%

* 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 84.3%
% Public Rented 7.2%
% Private Rented 7.8%
% Other 0.7%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 63.2%
Semi-Detached 10.4%
Terraced 7.3%
Flats/Maisonettes 16.9%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 2.1%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics



% no cars or vans in household13.1%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household44.7%

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 8,483 -
Wholesale, retail and repair 1,615 19.04%
Human heath and social work activites 1,017 11.99%
Construction 833 9.82%
Manufacturing 781 9.21%
Education 701 8.26%
Financial and insurance activities 493 5.81%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 463 5.46%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 419 4.94%
Accommodation and food services 415 4.89%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 401 4.73%
Administrative and support service activities 400 4.72%
Transportation and storage 378 4.46%
Information and communications 288 3.40%
Real estate activities 143 1.69%
Water, sewerage and waste management 53 0.62%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 43 0.51%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 31 0.37%
Mining and quarrying 9 0.11%

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

8,483

All usual residents aged 16-74 in Employment

(includes students in employment)

41.1%

High skill occupation

44%

Intermediate skill occupation

14.9%

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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