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The Vital Statistics Team provide statistics on vital events registered by the General Register Office (GRO) for Northern Ireland; these include birth, stillbirth, marriage and death registrations.
This page contains details on the transition of NI Death Statistics from ICD-10 to ICD-11 death coding. The Vital Statistics Team will be implementing this change and will be posting updates periodically on this page.
This page contains links to the Vital Statistics publication schedule, policy, guidance and data quality related documents that users may find useful.
While Adoption registers are closed and therefore detailed information is not available, annual headline figures on adoptions and re-registrations of births are available in the Annual Report of the Registrar General.
This section contains links to annual births statistics from 1887 onwards, provisional monthly totals for births registered and births occurring, and Baby Names statistics from 1997 onwards for Northern Ireland.
NISRA are involved in the production of a number of other reports relating to specific causes of death. Information on Alcohol deaths, Drug Related Deaths, Suicide, Winter Mortality (WM), and Covid-19 Related Deaths are available here.
Tables on the number of divorces granted each year in Northern Ireland are produced on an annual basis and are available in this section.
This section contains links to annual data on the number of Marriages celebrated from 1887 onwards.
The Annual Report of the Registrar General provides finalised detailed demographic statistics for Northern Ireland.
The Registrar General Quarterly tables provide provisional statistics on births, deaths, stillbirths, marriages and civil partnerships for each 3-month period in Northern Ireland.