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Ahuriri Ward

Five year age groups

There were 225 people over the age of 85 living in Ahuriri Ward in 2013, with largest age group being 50 to 54 year olds.

The Age Structure of Ahuriri Ward provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Ahuriri Ward's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future.

Five year age groups present a classic age profile of the population. Each age group covers exactly five years, which enables direct comparison between each group.

To get a more complete picture Ahuriri Ward's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Households and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

'When were you born?'

Total population

Age structure - Five year age groups
Ahuriri Ward20132006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Napier City %Number%Napier City %2006 to 2013
0 to 44775.06.74534.96.6+24
5 to 95015.26.64805.26.9+21
10 to 145285.56.86156.77.7-87
15 to 195375.66.65856.47.0-48
20 to 244444.75.45165.65.3-72
25 to 295135.44.84955.45.3+18
30 to 344294.55.05496.06.3-120
35 to 395195.45.96487.06.8-129
40 to 446546.96.97598.27.5-105
45 to 497417.86.88048.77.1-63
50 to 548468.97.27748.46.3+72
55 to 597928.36.38168.96.6-24
60 to 647988.46.45075.55.1+291
65 to 696246.55.73844.24.3+240
70 to 744084.34.42733.03.7+135
75 to 793063.23.42252.43.3+81
80 to 842012.12.61621.82.4+39
85 and over2252.42.51621.81.8+63

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

Five year age structure, 2013
Five year age structure, 2013 85 and over years, Napier City: 2.5% 80 to 84 years, Napier City: 2.6% 75 to 79 years, Napier City: 3.4% 70 to 74 years, Napier City: 4.4% 65 to 69 years, Napier City: 5.7% 60 to 64 years, Napier City: 6.4% 55 to 59 years, Napier City: 6.3% 50 to 54 years, Napier City: 7.2% 45 to 49 years, Napier City: 6.8% 40 to 44 years, Napier City: 6.9% 35 to 39 years, Napier City: 5.9% 30 to 34 years, Napier City: 5.0% 25 to 29 years, Napier City: 4.8% 20 to 24 years, Napier City: 5.4% 15 to 19 years, Napier City: 6.6% 10 to 14 years, Napier City: 6.8% 5 to 9 years, Napier City: 6.6% 0 to 4 years, Napier City: 6.7% 85 and over years, Ahuriri Ward: 2.4% 80 to 84 years, Ahuriri Ward: 2.1% 75 to 79 years, Ahuriri Ward: 3.2% 70 to 74 years, Ahuriri Ward: 4.3% 65 to 69 years, Ahuriri Ward: 6.5% 60 to 64 years, Ahuriri Ward: 8.4% 55 to 59 years, Ahuriri Ward: 8.3% 50 to 54 years, Ahuriri Ward: 8.9% 45 to 49 years, Ahuriri Ward: 7.8% 40 to 44 years, Ahuriri Ward: 6.9% 35 to 39 years, Ahuriri Ward: 5.4% 30 to 34 years, Ahuriri Ward: 4.5% 25 to 29 years, Ahuriri Ward: 5.4% 20 to 24 years, Ahuriri Ward: 4.7% 15 to 19 years, Ahuriri Ward: 5.6% 10 to 14 years, Ahuriri Ward: 5.5% 5 to 9 years, Ahuriri Ward: 5.2% 0 to 4 years, Ahuriri Ward: 5.0%
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings, 2013
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
Change in five year age structure, 2006 to 2013
Change in five year age structure, 2006 to 2013 85 and over years, Ahuriri Ward: +63 80 to 84 years, Ahuriri Ward: +39 75 to 79 years, Ahuriri Ward: +81 70 to 74 years, Ahuriri Ward: +135 65 to 69 years, Ahuriri Ward: +240 60 to 64 years, Ahuriri Ward: +291 55 to 59 years, Ahuriri Ward: -24 50 to 54 years, Ahuriri Ward: +72 45 to 49 years, Ahuriri Ward: -63 40 to 44 years, Ahuriri Ward: -105 35 to 39 years, Ahuriri Ward: -129 30 to 34 years, Ahuriri Ward: -120 25 to 29 years, Ahuriri Ward: +18 20 to 24 years, Ahuriri Ward: -72 15 to 19 years, Ahuriri Ward: -48 10 to 14 years, Ahuriri Ward: -87 5 to 9 years, Ahuriri Ward: +21 0 to 4 years, Ahuriri Ward: +24
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings, 2006 and 2013
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Ahuriri Ward in 2013 compared to the Napier City shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 15.8% of the population was aged between 0 and 14, and 18.5% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 20.2% and 18.6% respectively for the Napier City.

The major differences between the age structure of Ahuriri Ward and the Napier City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (8.3% compared to 6.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (8.4% compared to 6.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (8.9% compared to 7.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (5.0% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2013, Ahuriri Ward's population increased by 336 people (3.6%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.51% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Ahuriri Ward between 2006 and 2013.

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