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Live Births Outside Marriage

Numbers (thousands) in England and Wales

YearAll agesUnder 2020–2425–2930–3435–3940 and overMean age1 (years)
1995219.936.369.759.637.014.43.026.0
1996232.739.371.162.340.516.23.226.1
1997238.241.169.563.442.218.23.726.2
1998240.643.067.862.443.919.63.926.3
1999241.943.067.561.245.020.84.326.4
2000238.641.167.559.143.922.34.726.5
2001238.139.568.156.845.223.35.126.7
2002242.038.970.255.846.425.15.626.8
2003257.239.975.758.249.227.86.426.9
2004269.741.079.861.450.729.77.127.0
2005276.541.282.164.450.830.37.727.0
2006291.442.387.769.351.432.28.427.0
1. Unstandardised and therefore takes no account of the age structure of the population.
Source: UK Statistics Authority, Web: www.statisticsauthority.gov.uk
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