The number of births in Kirklees was 4,733 in 2020. Births in Kirklees were at their highest during the period 2008-2011 and were around 5,800 (max 5,823 2021). The largest number of births in 2020 were in Dewsbury West (379) with the lowest in Holme Valley South (117).
The number of deaths in Kirklees was 4,572 in 2020 up + 701 from 2019 when the total was 3,871. Around 1 in 7 deaths were attributed to Covid 19, 642 in all. A breakdown by ward is not possible for 2020 as data by ward is only available following a user request made to ONS.