31/03/2020 - Area Profiles

Economic Area Profiles have been updated.

Economic Area Profiles provide some high level statistics on the Economy, Labour Market, Businesses and Tourism.

NI and Local Council (LGD2014) Area Profiles were updated in February 2020 with the most up to date data.

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08/01/2020 - Neighbourhood Renewal

NRA maps and Area Profiles have been updated

36 urban neighbourhoods across Northern Ireland have been designated as Neighbourhood Renewal Areas (NRAs). These communities are experiencing the highest levels of deprivation and are the focus of urban regeneration programmes.

All NRA maps and Area Profiles were updated in November 2019 with the most up to date data.

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10/07/2019 - Population Estimates 2018 updated

Mid-Year Population Estimates for Areas within Northern Ireland as of 30 June 2018 were published on 26 June 2019.

The Northern Ireland 2018 mid-year population is estimated to be 1.882 million people.

Datasets by age and sex, Interactive Maps and an Infographic are available on NINIS under the Population Theme.

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15/04/2019 - NINIS Workshop

A workshop has been scheduled for 24th May 2019

To register to attend visit the NINIS website.

You can also access online training from the Learning Zone.

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07/02/2019 - NINIS Workshop

The next NINIS workshop on 21/2/19 is now fully booked

Successful applicants will receive confirmation that they have secured their place by email before 14/2/2019.

NINIS WOrkshop Fully Booked

To be notified when the next workshop becomes available please subscribe to our E-Zine or check the NINIS Workshops page regularly.

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24/01/2019 - NINIS E-Zine

A January 2019 edition of the NINIS E-Zine has been published

This edition showcases NISRA's new Deprivation Web Application.

It also includes links to some of the updated datasets and interactive content on NINIS. You can also find a report on 2021 Census Outputs Strategy Consultation for Northern Ireland.

News about upcoming NINIS Workshops, including how to register to attend, is also available.

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23/01/2019 - NIMDM 2017

NEW - NI Multiple Deprivation Measures 2017 Lookup Tool

Easily locate the Multiple Deprivation Measure (NIMDM) 2017 results for your Super Output Area (SOA) by entering your postcode into our new application.



The updated NIMDM 2017 were published on 23 November 2017. This is the official measure of spatial deprivation in Northern Ireland. The NIMDM 2017 provide information for seven distinct types of deprivation, known as domains, along with an overall multiple deprivation measure (MDM). The NIMDM 2017 provide a mechanism for ranking areas within Northern Ireland in the order of the most deprived to the least deprived. However, they do not quantify the extent to which one area is more or less deprived than another.

See more about NIMDM on the Northern Ireland Multiple Deprivation Measure 2017 (NIMDM2017) web page on the NISRA site

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18/10/2018 - 2021 Census Outputs Strategy Consultation for Northern Ireland

NISRA has launched a public consultation on the 2021 Census Outputs Strategy for Northern Ireland. This consultation aims to gather views on the proposed outputs strategy for producing and disseminating 2021 Census results

You can respond to this consultation online, by email or by post. More information can be found at 2021 Census Outputs Strategy Consultation for Northern Ireland

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26/09/2018 - Contact Us changes

NINIS and NISRA will have a new phone number in October

From Monday 1st October, the @NISRA Customer Services telephone number will be changing to 0300 200 7836.

New Phone Number

Please update your records

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24/08/2018 - NINIS E-Zine

The Summer 2018 edition of the NINIS E-Zine has been published

Contents include NI Population Estimates for 2017 and how the population has grown since the previous year. It also includes links to the updated Northern Ireland Multiple Deprivation Measures 2017 and to some new and updated datasets on NINIS.

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