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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
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2020-06-30
Northern IrelandCountry1,543,0001,607,3001,689,3001,814,3181,895,510
Antrim and NewtownabbeyLocal Government District...121,700128,800138,651143,756
Ards and North DownLocal Government District......149,600156,943162,056
Armagh City, Banbridge and CraigavonLocal Government District......176,000200,298217,232
BelfastLocal Government District......328,700333,895342,560
Causeway Coast and GlensLocal Government District...121,300131,400140,907144,943
Derry City and StrabaneLocal Government District...133,800143,800148,191151,109
Fermanagh and OmaghLocal Government District...100,500105,800113,501117,337
Lisburn and CastlereaghLocal Government District......124,600135,280146,452
Mid and East AntrimLocal Government District...119,500127,500135,365139,443
Mid UlsterLocal Government District......119,100139,011148,953
Newry, Mourne and DownLocal Government District......153,700172,276181,669
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14567,081,234

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2021 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males934,155
Females961,355
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years441,108
18-64 years1,134,453
65+ years319,949
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years245,610
10-19 years238,885
20-29 years232,143
30-39 years250,934
40-49 years240,883
50-59 years258,086
60-69 years199,713
70-79 years146,596
80-89 years68,733
90+ years13,927
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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