Statistics and research


Statistics and research published by the Department of Finance. 


Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA)

NISRA is an agency of the Department of Finance and the principal source of official statistics and social research on Northern Ireland. These statistics and research inform public policy and associated debate in the wider society.

New dwelling statistics

Land & Property Services (LPS) receives information from Building Control in each council in Northern Ireland (NI). This information contains the number of recorded new dwellings (houses and apartments) started and completed.

Housing stock statistics

Land & Property Services (LPS) provides a valuation for all properties in Northern Ireland which are subject to rates, this includes providing and maintaining a valuation list for all properties in Northern Ireland - domestic and non domestic.

Net Fiscal Balance

The Office for National Statistics Country and Regional Public Sector Finances publication provides users with information on what public sector expenditure has occurred, what public sector revenue has been raised, and the balance between expenditure and revenue in each country and region of the UK, on an April to March financial year basis.

Sickness absence in the Northern Ireland Civil Service

The 23rd annual report by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) is now available.

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Access to information

How to request information from the Department of Finance including Freedom of Information (FOI) and the use of our Publication Scheme.

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