Births (Quarterly)

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

Births registered by area of residence of mother, age of mother and previous number of liveborn children. Births registered within and outside marriage by age of mother and area of residence of mother. Births registered by nationality of mother, marital status and average age.


A Methods and Quality Report is available for this statistic.

Source

The General Register Office (GRO).

Scope

All births registered.

Frequency

Quarterly

Reference period

Calendar quarter

Start date

1960 quarter 1

Timeliness

About 25 weeks after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Province
    Leinster; Munster; Connacht; Ulster (part).
  • Region (NUTS3)
    Border; Dublin; Mid-East; Midland; Mid-West; South-East; South-West; West.
  • County or City
    The 34 administrative counties.
  • Age at maternity
    Less than 20 years; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40+ years; Age not stated.
  • Previous number of liveborn children
    0 children; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5+ children; Not stated.
  • Nationality of mother
    Ireland; United Kingdom; EU15 excl. Irl & UK; Accession states (EU27 excl. EU15); Other; Not stated.

Theme

People and Society - Births, Deaths and Marriages

Page Created

2007-12-01

Page Modified

2017-04-24

Keywords

birth births children demography fertility gro live-born liveborn marital marriage marriages maternity mother mothers nationality parents register registered status vital