Childbearing across the EU28: 4 Facts
02-Sep-2015This short story compares 4 aspects of childbearing across the EU28 countries.
6 facts about parental age differences, 2013
19-Jan-2015Shows how the age gap between partners varies by different characteristics of the parents for live births registered in England and Wales in 2013.
International comparisons of teenage births
15-Oct-2014ONS analyses the latest teenage birth rates - how does the UK compare?
8 facts about young people
25-Sep-2014What do we know about young people?
13 interesting facts about baby names, 1996-2013
15-Aug-2014ONS looks at the latest trends in baby names in England and Wales
Top 50 boys' baby names
15-Aug-2014Infographic comparing the change in the top 50 boys' baby names between 2003 and 2013
Births in England and Wales by Parents’ Country of Birth, 2014
27-Aug-2015Annual statistics on live births. Includes countries of birth for non-UK born mothers and fathers.
Baby Names in England and Wales, 2014
17-Aug-2015Most popular first names for baby boys and girls. Derived from final annual births registration data and includes all live births in England and Wales.
Births in England and Wales, 2014
15-Jul-2015Annual data of live births, fertility rates, percentage of births outside marriage, sex ratio, mean age of mother and country of birth of mother and father.
Births in England and Wales by Characteristics of Birth 2, 2013
17-Nov-2014Annual birth statistics by month and quarter of occurrence, by place of birth and for multiple births.
Childbearing by Registration Status in England and Wales, Using Birth Registration Data for 2012 and 2013
16-Oct-2014Characteristics of births occurring in England and Wales between May 2012 and October 2013, including comparing same sex couples with other couples.
Live Births in England and Wales by Characteristics of Mother 1, 2013
16-Oct-2014Annual birth statistics by age of mother, type of registration, and mean age of mother by birth order.
1. Parents' Country of Birth, 2014 (Excel sheet 473Kb)
27-Aug-2015Live births in England and Wales in 2014 by parents' country of birth.
2. Parents' Country of Birth Comparison Tool, 2014 (Excel sheet 206Kb)
27-Aug-2015Compare live births in England and Wales in 2014 by parents' country of birth.
2014 Baby Names Statistics Boys (Excel sheet 1441Kb)
17-Aug-2015Ranks and counts for boys' baby names in England and Wales and also by region and month.
2014 Baby Names Statistics Girls (Excel sheet 851Kb)
17-Aug-2015Ranks and counts for girls' baby names in England and Wales and also by region and month.
Birth Summary Tables - England and Wales, 2014 (Excel sheet 166Kb)
15-Jul-2015Numbers of live births, fertility rates, percentage of births outside marriage/civil partnership, sex ratio, mean age of mother, area of usual residence of mother and country of birth of mother.
Characteristics of Mother 2, England and Wales, 2013 (Excel sheet 358Kb)
04-Dec-2014Annual data on birth registrations. Contains statistics by marital status, age of mother and number of previous live-born children.