Key Government Documents


This section outlines key documents related to ageing in Northern Ireland that are produced by government departments and associated organisations.

  • Life Expectancy statistics for Northern Ireland.
  • The Northern Ireland Active Ageing Strategy was published on 26 January 2016 by the Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister.
  • Estimates of the Population Aged 85 and Over  The Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) have produced detailed estimates of the numbers of people aged 85 and over by sex and age. This link is to a statistical bulletin, methodology paper, statistical tables, and an infographic.