About this dataset

Presents data on birth registrations in England and Wales by characteristics of the mother. This package contains live birth statistics by marital status, median interval between births, live births by age of mother and number of previous live-born children.

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Key point from latest release

  • In 2013, 38% of live births were first births, 36% were second births and 16% were third births.

Contact details for this Dataset

Elizabeth McLaren
Telephone: +44 (0)1329 444110