2006-based Population Projections for Areas within Northern Ireland

Date published: 28 February 2008


National population projections by age and sex are produced every two years for the UK and its constituent countries by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Following the publication of Northern Ireland level population projections, NISRA produces official sub-national population projections for areas within in Northern Ireland. Projections are available for local government districts (former 26), Health and Social Services Boards, NUTS III areas and former Education and Library Boards.


This release includes the following documents:

  • Statistical press notice
  • Methodology paper

The following statistical tables are available:

  • Population totals (LGDs only)
  • Population by sex and single year of age (LGDs and ELBs only)
  • Population by sex and five year age bands