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# Births

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Another year of Irish birth, marriage and death records are now available to the public online
'Desperate' parents paying double to get birth certs via private companies amid registration delays
China's birthrate plummets to lowest figure in decades
'It's a nightmare': Parents still experiencing delays of up to eight weeks for birth registrations
Number of births in Ireland falls by almost 20% in 10 years
Birth numbers continued to decrease in 2019 as deaths increased slightly
Number of births in Ireland continue to decrease as number of deaths increase
China's two-child policy has led to 5.4 million extra births, fewer than the government hoped
Slightly fewer births as death rate increases in third quarter of 2018
Number of births continues to decrease as average age of mothers rises
There were 1,041 teenagers who became mothers in Ireland last year
The percentage of 'perfect' births in first-time mothers is less than 1% - study
Heart disease and cancer are the most common causes of death in Ireland
The average age for Irish brides and grooms is getting older and older
More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer
Islam is set to have as many followers as Christianity by 2060
Dublin's still beating Cork in the battle of the babies
One third of women have their baby by caesarean section
Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916
Births, deaths, crimes, marriages and sales - A snapshot of a year in Ireland
Here is how many people were born, died or got married in Ireland last year
Why are A LOT more twins and triplets being born in Ireland?
Teenagers are having a lot fewer children than they used to
30.3 years: That's the average age of Irish women having their first child
A dozen breech births at Drogheda hospital went unnoticed, but the man in charge is "confident it's safe"
Ireland's fertility rate is below what's needed to sustain our population
Irish people watch a baby being born for the first time, and react predictably
13 things you probably never knew about India
Women in Ireland are having fewer children
Elmo from Love/Hate is a daddy again... It's the Dredge
Shock! Irish people still love getting married
Mount Carmel will deliver its final baby today as 200 staff leave the hospital
Ireland has highest birth rate of all 27 EU nations
Birth rate declines by 9 per cent as marriages increase
Three babies infected with MSSA at Derry hospital
Ireland retains highest birth rate of any EU country
Putin encourages Russian families to have an average of three children
Births, deaths and marriages all decreased in Q1 of 2012 - CSO
One third of births in Ireland 'outside marriage'