The most recent population figures for the Dorset area which are also known as "Mid-Year Estimates".
Registrar General's Mid-Year Home Population Estimates 2013
|Weymouth and Portland||65,130|
|Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole||754,460|
|England & Wales||56,948,230|
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.1.0.
Note: Figures rounded to the nearest 10
For more detailed population figures for most of the above areas, select from the related articles below. You can also access a spreadsheet of the full single year of age population data (excel, 349kb) (opens in a new window) with a wide range of geographies from England and Wales at the highest level down to Dorset parishes and wards.
- County/District/Borough Populations
This section gives access to population data on the larger local government units of county and district/borough.
- Dorset Ward Population Data
Dorset ward populations from the 2013 Mid Year Estimates
- Parish Population Data
2013 population figures for Dorset parishes. This data is based on the county councils experimental 2013 mid year population estimates.
- Births and Deaths
Data on births and deaths for Dorset