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Statistics, data and census

Statistics and local data help us to prepare for the future. We use statistics such as Census data and information about the local population and economy to make decisions about our services. This information ensures resources are used as effectively as possible.

The data is presented using interactive dashboards which allow users to see more detail or to filter the data by clicking on certain elements of the dashboard. Please read the instructions on each dashboard to find out which elements are interactive and how to use them. 


Information about the population of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

2018 Mid Year Estimates 

Population Projections


Some of the diverse characteristics of the population in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

Characteristics of the Population 

BCP Council workforce (based on the preceding councils)

Workforce Diversity 

Economic Overview

Top level economic indicators including business, employees and house prices.

Economic Overview

Ward Profiles

A range of statistics about BCP Council wards and the people that live in them.

Ward Profiles

Older People

Statistics covering a range of topics relating to older people

Falls Among Older People


Data from the English Indices of Deprivation 2015


Summary paper showing 2019 IMD update

BCP Insight IMD 2019