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Total Percentage West Dorset Dorset England and Wales
All Persons 966 - 102,060 424,670 58,744,600
All Males 475 49.2% 48.2% 48.8% 49.4%
All Females 491 50.8% 51.8% 51.2% 50.6%
0-15 yrs 87 9.0% 15.5% 15.9% 19.1%
16-64 yrs 431 44.6% 54.3% 55.5% 62.8%
65+ yrs 448 46.4% 30.2% 28.7% 18.2%
Male 0-15 yrs 58 6.0% 7.9% 8.1% 9.8%
Male 16-64 yrs 206 21.3% 26.4% 27.5% 31.4%
Male 65+ yrs 211 21.8% 13.8% 13.1% 8.3%
Female 0-15 yrs 29 3.0% 7.5% 7.7% 9.3%
Female 16-64 yrs 225 23.3% 27.9% 27.9% 31.4%
Female 65+ yrs 237 24.5% 16.4% 15.5% 9.9%

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Source: 2016 Mid Year Estimates, Office for National Statistics

Change Birth Rate per 1,000
2011 - 2.1
2012 -52.4% 1
2013 330% 4.3
2014 -51.2% 2.1
2015 0% 2.1
2016 0% 2.1
2017 95.2% 4.1
Change Death Rate per 1,000
2011 - 12.6
2012 57.9% 19.9
2013 -18.6% 16.2
2014 10.5% 17.9
2015 40.8% 25.2
2016 -66.7% 8.4
2017 23.8% 10.4

Source: Office for National Statistics


96%

White British

4%

BME (black and minority ethnic population)

0.9%

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, County and District level. View NINO Data for the district level


Religion

% Christian 70.7%
% Non-Christian 1.5%
% No religion 19.4%
% Religion not stated 8.4%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Country of Birth

93.5% Born in UK

89.7% Born in England

1.8% Born in Wales

1.5% Born in Scotland

0.5% Born in Northern Ireland

6.5% Born outside of UK

0.8% Born in Ireland

1.6% Born in EU (Member Countries in March 2001)

0.2% Born in EU (Accession Countries April 2001 - March 2011)

3.9% Born elsewhere

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Health

76.6% of residents reported having very good or good health.

% Very Good Health 41.4%
% Good Health 35.2%
% Bad Health 3.6%
% Very Bad Health 1.6%

Unpaid care

12.8% of residents provide unpaid care.

10.6%

Residents providing up to 50 hours of unpaid care per week

2.2%

Residents providing more than 50 hours of unpaid care per week


0.5% of residents live in communal establishments.


Mosaic

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The highest proportion of residents are classified as
Country Living (54.6%)

Followed by
Rural Reality (37.4%)

And then
Senior Security (5.3%)

Source : Mosaic 2014, EXPERIAN


Living Arrangements

All Households 481
% of households with one person 65+ or couple/family all aged 65+ 44.5%
% of households married or same sex civil partnership with/without dependents* 29.1%
% of households cohabiting with/without dependents* 7.1%
% of households lone parents* 6.4%
% all others** 12.9%

* 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

599 Residential Properties

% Owner Occupied 78%
% Public Rented 12.9%
% Private Rented 7.9%
% Other 1.2%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Dwelling type

Detached 50.7%
Semi-Detached 19.2%
Terraced 20.4%
Flats/Maisonettes 9.4%
Mobile Homes/Caravans 0.3%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Median House Prices

House Prices data only available at District level View House Prices Data for the district level


% no cars or vans in household13.9%
% 2 or more cars or vans in a household42%

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Local business units

Business type and size breakdowns only available at National, County and District level. View breakdowns for the district level


Employment of workers by sector

Total Percentage
Total employment 374 -
Human heath and social work activites 52 13.90%
Wholesale, retail and repair 49 13.10%
Arts, entertainment and recreation 41 10.96%
Accommodation and food services 40 10.70%
Education 35 9.36%
Construction 32 8.56%
Manufacturing 26 6.95%
Professional, scientific and technical activities 22 5.88%
Administrative and support service activities 15 4.01%
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 15 4.01%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 14 3.74%
Information and communications 10 2.67%
Financial and insurance activities 9 2.41%
Transportation and storage 7 1.87%
Real estate activities 6 1.60%
Water, sewerage and waste management 1 0.27%
Mining and quarrying 0 0.00%
Electricity, gas, steam and air 0 0.00%

Source: 2011 Census, ONS


Claimant unemployment

Claimant unemployment data is only available at National, County and District level. View breakdowns for the district level


Skills

374

All usual residents aged 16-64 in Employment

44.4%

High skill occupation

42%

Intermediate skill occupation

13.6%

Low skill occupation

Source: 2011 Census. Office for National Statistics


Gross weekly full time earnings

Earnings data is only available at National, County and District level. View earnings for the district level


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