Here’s a handy resource, that should be making it to Slugger’s lengthening blogroll shortly. It allows you pump in your post code a get some interesting, if limited demographic information. For instance, Holywood is one of those places keeping the Northern Ireland population going with a Total Period Fertility Rate (TPFR) of 2.50, compared to 1.66 for the whole of North Down.
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