The Organisation

NISRA is an Agency of the Department of Finance. NISRA is the principal source of official statistics and social research on Northern Ireland. These statistics and research inform public policy and associated debate in the wider society.


Trusted statistics and research for a better society.

Mission Statement:

To produce and disseminate high quality, trusted and meaningful statistics and research to inform decisions and improve understanding; and
To provide a high quality and cost effective civil registration service to meet user needs.

Corporate Plan 2012-15

NISRA Corporate Plan 2012-2015

Business Plan 2018-19

NISRA Business Plan 2018-19