Infant mortality rate in England and Wales hits record low
28-Feb-2014The infant mortality rate in England and Wales continues to fall. In 2012, there were just 4.0 infant deaths per 1,000 live births – the lowest rate on record.
Babies born in England and Wales to non-UK born mothers infographic
04-Feb-2014This infographic shows the number of births and the Total Fertility Rate (TFR) of non-UK born women in England and Wales 2011.
How many babies born in England and Wales have mothers from other European Union countries?
04-Feb-2014Fertility patterns in England and Wales in 2011
04-Feb-2014Video covering fertility patterns for UK born and non-UK born women, including examination of EU countries.
Winter-themed baby names
20-Dec-2013Most popular first names for baby boys and girls. Derived from final annual births registration data and include all live births in England and Wales.
Around one fifth of women are childless at age 45
05-Dec-2013ONS looks at changing childlessness and family size in England and Wales
Conceptions in England and Wales, 2012
25-Feb-2014Annual statistics on conceptions to women usually resident in England and Wales. Provides estimated numbers of conceptions, conception rates and the percentage of conceptions leading to abortion by age of woman at conception.
Childbearing of UK and non-UK born women living in the UK - 2011 Census data
04-Feb-2014This article examines the fertility of women living in England and Wales in 2011, who were born outside the UK. 2011 Census data is combined with birth registrations to produce total fertility rates for a range of different groups.
Cohort Fertility, 2012
05-Dec-2013Presents data on fertility on year of birth of mother rather than the year of birth of child. This package includes average number of live-born children and the proportion of women remaining childless by year of birth.
Births in England and Wales by Characteristics of Birth 2, 2012
21-Nov-2013Annual data on birth registrations by characteristics of birth. Contains statistics on month and quarter of occurrence, multiple births and place of birth.
Live Births in England and Wales by Characteristics of Mother 1, 2012
15-Oct-2013Annual data on birth registrations. Contains birth statistics by age of mother, type of registration, and mean age of mother by birth order.
Births in England and Wales by Parents’ Country of Birth, 2012
29-Aug-2013Annual statistics on live births. Includes countries of birth for non-UK born mothers and fathers
Conception Statistics, England and Wales, 2012 (Excel sheet 700Kb)
25-Feb-2014Presents annual statistics on conceptions to women usually resident in England and Wales.
Quarterly Conceptions to Women Aged Under 18 - England and Wales, Q4 2012 (Excel sheet 248Kb)
25-Feb-2014Quarterly number of conceptions to women aged under 18 for England and Wales by regions and other local authority areas.
Vital Statistics: Population and Health Reference Tables (February 2014 Update): Annual Time Series Data (Excel sheet 470Kb)
25-Feb-2014Annual and quarterly data for a selection of key statistics under the following themes: population, demography and health.
Vital Statistics: Population and Health Reference Tables (February 2014 Update): Quarterly Births and Deaths Data (Excel sheet 169Kb)
25-Feb-2014Quarterly data for births and deaths for the latest quarters may be provisional, these will be updated to final figures when data is available.
Vital Statistics: Population and Health Reference Tables (February 2014 Update): Quarterly Conceptions Data (Excel sheet 226Kb)
25-Feb-2014Quarterly conceptions data for the latest quarters and years may be provisional, these will be updated to final figures when data is available.
Reference Table 1: Total Fertility Rates for non-UK born women living in England and Wales, 2011, by mothers' country of birth (Excel sheet 297Kb)
04-Feb-2014Table supporting "Childbearing of UK and non-UK born women in England and Wales using 2011 Census data" release. Provides England and Wales resident fertility rates for women from 150 non-UK countries of birth.