Births by legitimacy

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Year Legitimate Illegitimate
31 Dec 1911 6,193 Show data context 279 Show data context
31 Dec 1912 6,007 Show data context 246 Show data context
31 Dec 1913 6,151 Show data context 229 Show data context
31 Dec 1914 6,060 Show data context 282 Show data context
31 Dec 1915 5,772 Show data context 277 Show data context
31 Dec 1916 5,640 Show data context 329 Show data context
31 Dec 1917 4,294 Show data context 310 Show data context
31 Dec 1918 4,346 Show data context 305 Show data context
31 Dec 1919 4,447 Show data context 336 Show data context
31 Dec 1920 6,961 Show data context 322 Show data context
31 Dec 1922 5,594 Show data context 231 Show data context
31 Dec 1923 5,592 Show data context 226 Show data context
31 Dec 1924 5,260 Show data context 236 Show data context
31 Dec 1925 5,264 Show data context 217 Show data context
31 Dec 1926 5,254 Show data context 221 Show data context
31 Dec 1927 5,147 Show data context 204 Show data context
31 Dec 1928 5,453 Show data context 213 Show data context
31 Dec 1929 5,380 Show data context 240 Show data context
31 Dec 1930 5,677 Show data context 235 Show data context
31 Dec 1931 5,669 Show data context 230 Show data context
31 Dec 1932 5,427 Show data context 231 Show data context
31 Dec 1933 5,528 Show data context 207 Show data context
31 Dec 1934 5,739 Show data context 208 Show data context
31 Dec 1935 5,938 Show data context 226 Show data context
31 Dec 1936 6,400 Show data context 265 Show data context
31 Dec 1937 6,698 Show data context 259 Show data context
31 Dec 1938 7,139 Show data context 243 Show data context
31 Dec 1939 7,306 Show data context 271 Show data context
31 Dec 1940 7,368 Show data context 293 Show data context
31 Dec 1941 7,246 Show data context 373 Show data context
31 Dec 1942 8,706 Show data context 430 Show data context
31 Dec 1943 8,529 Show data context 499 Show data context
31 Dec 1944 9,517 Show data context 680 Show data context
31 Dec 1945 7,926 Show data context 747 Show data context
31 Dec 1946 9,920 Show data context 619 Show data context
31 Dec 1947 10,515 Show data context 470 Show data context
31 Dec 1948 9,191 Show data context 489 Show data context
31 Dec 1949 9,121 Show data context 421 Show data context
31 Dec 1950 8,748 Show data context 368 Show data context
31 Dec 1951 8,787 Show data context 382 Show data context
31 Dec 1952 8,991 Show data context 431 Show data context
31 Dec 1953 9,448 Show data context 380 Show data context
31 Dec 1954 10,055 Show data context 401 Show data context
31 Dec 1955 10,527 Show data context 439 Show data context
31 Dec 1956 11,374 Show data context 445 Show data context
31 Dec 1957 12,136 Show data context 417 Show data context
31 Dec 1963 15,219 Show data context 770 Show data context
31 Dec 1964 15,553 Show data context 825 Show data context
31 Dec 1965 14,616 Show data context 852 Show data context
31 Dec 1966 14,183 Show data context 867 Show data context
31 Dec 1967 13,656 Show data context 916 Show data context
31 Dec 1968 13,526 Show data context 951 Show data context
31 Dec 1969 13,401 Show data context 899 Show data context
31 Dec 1970 13,467 Show data context 803 Show data context
31 Dec 1971 13,237 Show data context 825 Show data context
31 Dec 1972 12,684 Show data context 761 Show data context
31 Dec 1973 11,669 Show data context 724 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 - 1920 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office) ,
1922 - 1973 Registrar General, Statistical Review (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Legitimate and illegitimate births, combining both sexes.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hertfordshire AdmC through time | Life and Death Statistics | Births by legitimacy, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th July 2020