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Carterton District

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Carterton District
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Carterton District 2014, Carterton District: 8,680 2013, Carterton District: 8,490 2012, Carterton District: 8,310 2011, Carterton District: 8,130 2010, Carterton District: 7,910 2009, Carterton District: 7,700 2008, Carterton District: 7,550 2007, Carterton District: 7,390 2006, Carterton District: 7,260 2005, Carterton District: 7,200 2004, Carterton District: 7,170 2003, Carterton District: 7,120 2002, Carterton District: 7,050 2001, Carterton District: 7,000 2000, Carterton District: 6,840 1999, Carterton District: 6,820 1998, Carterton District: 6,850 1997, Carterton District: 6,900 1996, Carterton District: 6,940
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Subnational Population Estimates – information releases for 30th June 2013 and earlier issues. Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
 2013  Carterton District Wellington Region New Zealand
Median Age 44.2 37.2 38.0
Average household size 2.43 2.60 2.66
Couples with children 37% 42% 41%
Households with a mortgage 36% 33% 32%
Medium and high density housing 5% 23% 17%
Households renting 20% 31% 29%
Public transport (to work) 7% 14% 4%
Walked, jogged, cycled to work 5% 12% 8%
Higher degree 5% 9% 6%
Māori descent 14% 14% 16%
Overseas born 13% 24% 24%
Low income households 22% 16% 19%
Unemployed 5.6% 7.2% 7.1%
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