HC Deb 29 January 1996 vol 270 c539W
Mr. Dowd

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what is his current estimate of the population of Northern Ireland(a) up to age 15 and (b) aged 16 years and over. [11200]

Sir John Wheeler

The information, taken from the 1994 mid-year estimates of population, is as follows:

Age in years Population
0–15 419,163
16 and over 1,222,548