The Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) is the principal source of official statistics and social research on Northern Ireland´s population and socio-economic conditions. The statistics produced by the Agency inform the policy process within Government, research within Academia and contribute to debate in the wider community.
NISRA produces of a wide range of statistics covering the UK economy, society and other key areas. Regular surveys and census data include:
Since the early 1970s, the UK Data Service and its predecessors have worked closely with NISRA to ensure the deposit of many of its major survey series.