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Kāpiti Coast District

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Kāpiti Coast District Council has a total population of 49,104 and 23,751 dwellings in 2013

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Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2013 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Kāpiti Coast District Council summary profile, 2013
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NameNumber%Wellington Region %Number%Wellington Region %2006 to 2013
Population--------------
Total population49,104100.0100.046,197100.0100.0+2,907
Males22,89346.648.321,48646.548.5+1,407
Females26,21153.451.724,71153.551.5+1,500
Māori descent7,10714.513.96,50114.114.1+606
No Māori descent36,84375.075.434,94175.675.8+1,902
Māori descent undetermined5,15410.510.84,75510.310.1+399
Age structure--------------
Infants 0 to 4 years2,8565.86.72,6225.76.8+234
Children 5 to 17 years8,04016.416.88,27117.918.2-231
Adults 18 to 59 years22,60546.058.221,79247.259.3+813
Mature adults 60 to 84 years13,76728.016.812,18026.414.4+1,587
Senior citizens 85 years and over1,8333.71.61,3292.91.3+504
Birthplace--------------
New Zealand born36,29458.954.635,34962.358.6+945
Overseas born10,20016.618.58,85615.617.8+1,344
Not stated2,45415.916.71,83312.911.8+621
Language--------------
English only40,44982.472.838,73683.874.5+1,713
Māori only750.20.1600.10.1+15
Māori and English1,5453.12.51,5003.22.8+45
Other language combinations4,0688.317.33,4897.616.7+579
No language6001.21.66781.51.9-78
Religion--------------
Not elsewhere included2,3704.85.61,7373.83.9+633
Christian22,63245.343.324,88552.750.0-2,253
Non Christian1,2662.55.61,0742.35.2+192
No religion20,49041.040.115,39332.633.3+5,097
Not elsewhere included5,53811.111.05,90412.511.5-366
Labour force--------------
Total employed21,10592.492.820,44595.294.8+660
Total unemployed1,7437.67.21,0234.85.2+720
Total labour force22,848100.0100.021,468100.0100.0+1,380
Qualifications--------------
Higher degree2,5656.49.41,5394.17.0+1,026
Bachelor degree4,41011.016.03,2408.714.1+1,170
Post school (excluding university)9,04522.618.99,30025.021.3-255
School qualification13,06532.631.811,47830.831.1+1,587
No qualification7,05017.614.58,26822.218.1-1,218
Not stated/Unidentifiable3,9159.89.43,4329.28.4+483
Families--------------
Couple without children6,95149.741.06,57050.040.0+381
Couples with children4,73433.842.04,37433.342.4+360
One parent families2,30416.517.02,19016.717.6+114
Household income (yearly)--------------
Negative or zero income1410.70.7--------
$1 to $20,0001,8729.17.6--------
$20,001 to $40,0005,02224.515.3--------
$40,001 to $70,0004,04719.817.6--------
$70,001 or more6,99034.145.5--------
Not stated2,40611.713.3--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned7,53346.438.86,87043.837.4+663
Purchasing6,45939.847.26,13839.247.1+321
Other2,22913.714.02,67017.015.5-441
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house17,00786.174.915,88585.775.1+1,122
Medium density2,23811.39.72,19611.910.5+42
High density4052.015.03301.814.1+75
Other dwelling1140.60.31140.60.3-
Not stated8553.64.57893.53.9+66
Unoccupied private dwellings3,05112.88.33,21614.27.8-165
Non private dwellings810.30.3570.30.3+24

Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings 2006 and 2013. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

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