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Fieldwork for the NILT 2021 survey was carried out between 12th October 2021 and 22nd December 2021.

Index to Results 2021

Clicking on a module title below will bring you to a list of all the questions asked on that topic in 2022. You can link to tables and charts of results for each question.

1,397 adults aged 18 years or over were interviewed. The modules included were:


Other resources:



The NILT team would like to thank our colleagues and funders who contributed to the 2021 Life and Times Survey, in particular, Department of Justice, Economic and Social Research Council, Office of the Mental Health Champion, Police Ombudsman's Office, Public Health Agency, Public Prosecution Service, The Executive Office, Ulster University, and University of Ohio. We would especially like to thank all the respondents to the survey.

The 2021 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey received ethical approval from the Ethics Committee in the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Social Work, Queen's University Belfast.





All work that uses or refers to the 2021 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey should acknowledge it using the following bibliographic citation:
ARK. Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey, 2021 [computer file]. ARK www.ark.ac.uk/nilt [distributor], May 2022

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