Official Statistics

Gender ratios at birth in Great Britain, 2011 to 2015

Analysis of male to female birth ratios in Great Britain for the period 2011 to 2015.

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This report analyses male to female birth ratios in Great Britain for the period 2011 to 2015, alongside a breakdown by mother’s country of birth and ethnicity of the child.

The report should be read alongside the complete data set.

This analysis will show whether any group is found to have a gender ratio that is different from the naturally expected range, to indicate evidence or absence of evidence of sex selection occurring in Great Britain.

Published 18 October 2017