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Facts & figures for researchers and the media

Multiple births leaflet 2016

If you’re planning on having fertility treatment, it’s important that you’re aware of the risks around multiple births.

National Fertility Awareness Week 2015

In the UK and worldwide #1in6 couples are affected by fertility problems. the week long campaign aims to raise awareness of the #1in6 couples who struggle to become parents. 


 National data 2013
On 17 December we released our report on fertility treatment in 2013.  This report presents fertility trends and figures including the patients treated, the different treatments used and the pregnancy rates for fertility treatment cycles carried out. 

Latest donation figures: Egg and sperm donation in the UK 2012-2013
On 30 October we released our Donation Report containing information on new donor registrations and treatments using donated gametes to the end of 2013. 

Latest national data: 2010-2011
The latest (2010-2011) UK data on fertility problems and treatments including in vitro fertilisation (IVF), intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) and natural cycles.

Our annual national ‘Fertility Trends and Figures’ statistical report is published on our website every Autumn. 

Historical national data: 1991 - 2010
Access our historical facts and figures for UK IVF fertility treatments from 1991 through to 2008.

Long term trends in fertility treatment
Read an analysis of information about fertility treatment cycles from 1991 to 2006 and births following fertility treatment 1992 to 2006.

Multiple births statistics
For the first time since initial multiple births targets were introduced, we are looking in depth at the national picture of multiple pregnancies and births after fertility treatment. Read 'Multiple births: a statistical report'.

















Page last updated: 31 October 2016

Fertility Treatment in 2014 - Report

Our fertility trends and figures report for 2014 is now available.

Read the full report

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