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Gets the year of birth of the selected individual.

Note that the year of birth returned may be missing if the supplied individual could not be located on our data sources. The returned data may be estimated - in these cases the data has been shown to be accurate to within 5 years in 90% of cases.

View all Electoral Roll Name Append and Residency Verification (part of the Identity validation suite for year of birth and residency validation) methods

Code Samples

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<script src="http://webservices.data-8.co.uk/Javascript/Loader.ashx?key=your-api-key" type="text/javascript">

<script type="text/javascript">

function loadIntegr8() {
  // Load the NameAppend Integr8 service

function FindYearOfBirth(record) {
  /// <param name="record">data8.inputrecord. Set up the Name, Address properties before calling this method.</param>
  var nameappend = new data8.nameappend();

function showFindYearOfBirthResult(result) {
  // Check that the call succeeded, and show the error message if there was a problem.
  if (!result.Status.Success) {
    alert('Error: ' + result.Status.ErrorMessage);
  else {
    // TODO: Process method results here.
    // Results can be extracted from the following fields:
    // result.YearOfBirth
    //   Estimated year of birth, where available
    // result.Result
    //   Indicates if the person has been verified to be living at the requested address.
    // result.MatchLevel
    //   Indicates the match level that the person has been verified to be living at the requested address. Forename, Initial, Surname, Premise or None