Northern Ireland gained its current status as a province in the year 1973. The government of Northern Ireland is lead by Peter Robinson and is based in the province capital of Belfast (Population: 274,770).
The most populous cities in Northern Ireland are: Belfast (Population: 274,770), Londonderry County Borough (Population: 87,153), Derry (Population: 83,652), Lisburn (Population: 77,506), Newtownabbey (Population: 63,860).
Northern Ireland Province - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1973|
|Capital||Belfast (Population: 274,770)|
|Head of Government||Peter Robinson|
|Total Area||13,483 sq km (5,206 sq miles)|
|Population Density||134.3 sq km (347.9 sq miles)|