This statistical bulletin provides key information on the number of children in Northern Ireland living in a household without a parent present. This paper uses data extracted from the 2011 Northern Ireland Household Census. The statistics presented in this paper cover a range of topics about children and those caring for them including age, gender, ethnicity, community background, health, economic status and area deprivation level.
This bulletin is only produced once a census has been completed i.e. every 10 years.
Publication date: 8 January 2015