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Sex ratios at birth: statistics

This collection brings together all statistics recording sex ratios at birth.

The Department of Health and Social Care examines birth ratios for all mothers, by mother’s country of birth and by the ethnicity of the child.

Analyses of sex ratios at birth

  1. Sex ratios at birth in Great Britain: 2012 to 2016
  2. Gender ratios at birth in Great Britain, 2011 to 2015
  3. Gender ratios at birth in Great Britain, 2010 to 2014
  4. Abortion on grounds of sex of the foetus
  5. Analysis of male to female birth ratios: 2008 to 2012
  6. Analysis of male to female birth ratios in the UK: 2007 to 2011
Published 5 October 2015
Last updated 23 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Sex ratios at birth in Great Britain: 2012 to 2016' to collection.
  2. Added official statistics for gender ratios at birth in Great Britain, 2011 to 2015.
  3. First published.