Births

This section contains summary births statistics from 1887 onwards, provisional monthly totals for births registered, and Baby Names statistics from 1997 onwards for Northern Ireland.

More detailed finalised statistics on birth registrations in Northern Ireland are available from the Births section of the Registrar General Annual Report.

Further provisional birth statistics for more recent years are available from the Registrar General Quarterly Tables.

Detailed information on the quality of the data the birth statistics are based is available from the Background Quality Report (BQR).

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Baby Names

Jack and Grace are the top names given to babies registered in 2021

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