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Northern Ireland

Country in United Kingdom

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The population development in Northern Ireland as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
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2001-06-30
Population
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2011-06-30
Population
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2019-06-30
Northern IrelandCountry1,543,0001,607,3001,689,3001,814,3181,893,667
Antrim and NewtownabbeyLocal Government District...121,700128,800138,651143,504
Ards and North DownLocal Government District......149,600156,943161,725
Armagh City, Banbridge and CraigavonLocal Government District......176,000200,298216,205
BelfastLocal Government District......328,700333,895343,542
Causeway Coast and GlensLocal Government District...121,300131,400140,907144,838
Derry City and StrabaneLocal Government District...133,800143,800148,191151,284
Fermanagh and OmaghLocal Government District...100,500105,800113,501117,397
Lisburn and CastlereaghLocal Government District......124,600135,280146,002
Mid and East AntrimLocal Government District...119,500127,500135,365139,274
Mid UlsterLocal Government District......119,100139,011148,528
Newry, Mourne and DownLocal Government District......153,700172,276181,368
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,796,807

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2020 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males932,717
Females960,950
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years440,705
18-64 years1,138,238
65+ years314,724
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years248,915
10-19 years236,524
20-29 years237,684
30-39 years251,344
40-49 years242,034
50-59 years256,638
60-69 years195,677
70-79 years143,273
80-89 years67,844
90+ years13,734
Passport (C 2011)
UK1,070,413
Republic of Ireland375,826
EU (other)39,527
other passport21,274
no passport341,428
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK1,691,577
Republic of Ireland37,833
EU (other)45,407
Other country36,046
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White1,778,449
Asian19,130
Black3,616
Mixed/multiple6,014
Other ethnic group3,654
Religion (C 2011)
Christian1,490,588
Other religion14,859
No religion183,164

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