[Skip to content]

Your Borough Of Poole

Poole’s Local Economy 

This paper presents the latest key economic statistics for Poole including regional and national comparisons. These data cover: the supply and demand of labour; job seeker claimants, qualifications, earnings, housing costs, jobs by broad sector and other topics.

In addition, there are several charts of time series which make regional and national comparisons over time (mostly over ten years). 

Key Findings for Poole:

  • There is a high employment rate.
  • Job Seeker’s claimant rate is less than half the national figure.
  • Earnings are lower than the national average.
  • Housing is relatively expensive (both to buy and in the private rented sector).
  • Poole’s relative situation with respect to many indicators has not changed over time.

Your comments on this page

Please contact us to tell us your views about this page. To help us to respond to your comments, please include the page title in your email.

Report Status

Date Published 
<February 2016>

Last Updated
<February 2016>

Contact Us


01202 633086

Corporate Research Team
Civic Centre
BH15 2RU77