England and Wales
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This dataset provides statistics on live births in England and Wales. Further https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths[birth statistics] are available on the Office for National Statistics website.
Important information for interpreting these birth statistics:
- birth statistics represent births that occurred in England and Wales in the calendar year, but include a very small number of late registrations from the previous year
figures are compiled from information supplied when births are registered as part of civil registration, a legal requirement. Our https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths/methodologies/birthsqmi[Birth Statistics Quality and Methodology Information] contains important information on:
the strengths and limitations of the data and how it compares with related data
- uses and users of the data
- how the output was created
- the quality of the output including the accuracy of the data Our https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths/methodologies/userguidetobirthstatistics[User Guide to Birth Statistics] provides further information on data quality, legislation and procedures relating to births and includes a glossary of terms. Information about how rates are calculated is also included.
For more information on birth statistics and feedback on this dataset please contact
Office for National Statistics email: email@example.com telephone: +44(0)1329 444110
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Age of mother (10 categories)Read more...
|Release Date||Status||Reference Period|
|30 Dec 23||provisional||2022|
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|22 Sep 22||Released||2021|
|14 Oct 21||Released||2020|
|22 Jul 20||Released||2019|
|1 Aug 19||Released||2018|
|18 Jul 18||Released||2017|
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