Dorset E06000059

Unitary authority in the South West.

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Local indicators

See how Dorset compares to the rest of the UK across a variety of measures.

Housing prices

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Census maps

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Changes over time

Read how Dorset has changed since the 2011 Census.

Custom profiles

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Area profiles

View Census 2021 data tables for Dorset on Nomis, an ONS service (external).

Subnational indicators

Find out how Dorset compares on indicators such as weekly pay and healthy life expectancy.

Mortgage calculator

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Census quiz

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Health index

See how Dorset compares to the rest of England on different health measures.

Income deprivation

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