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South Wairarapa District

Population, dwellings & ethnicity

The Census population of South Wairarapa District in 2013 was 9,525, living in 5,334 dwellings with an average household size of 2.36.

The Census provides us with a count of the total population in the South Wairarapa District in 2013 as well as several sub-populations such as the Māori population and the overseas born. It also enables us to see how these have changed over each Census year period back to 2001. For post 2013 population go to Current population estimate.

Population
South Wairarapa District20132006Change
Number%Wellington Region %Number%Wellington Region %2006 to 2013
Population (excluding O/S visitors)9,525100.0100.08,892100.0100.0+633
Females4,86051.051.74,47650.351.5+384
Males4,66549.048.34,41649.748.5+249

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

Dwellings
South Wairarapa District20132006Change
Number%Wellington Region %Number%Wellington Region %2006 to 2013
Private dwellings3,98474.791.43,67876.592.0+306
Unoccupied private dwellings1,29924.48.31,10423.07.8+195
Pop in private dwellings9,387----8,814----+573
Average Household size2.36--2.602.40--2.62-0.04
Non private dwellings511.00.3240.50.3+27
Pop in non private dwellings123----81----+42

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

The 'Dwellings' table is enumerated data.

Culture and ethnicity
South Wairarapa District20132006Change
PopulationNumber%Wellington Region %Number%Wellington Region %2006 to 2013
Māori descent1,47015.413.91,29014.514.1+180
Speaks Maori1831.92.62012.33.0-18
New Zealand born7,65380.370.67,32082.373.9+333

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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