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Wairoa District

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Wairoa District
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Wairoa District 2016, Wairoa District: 8,150 2015, Wairoa District: 8,180 2014, Wairoa District: 8,200 2013, Wairoa District: 8,300 2012, Wairoa District: 8,350 2011, Wairoa District: 8,530 2010, Wairoa District: 8,570 2009, Wairoa District: 8,520 2008, Wairoa District: 8,540 2007, Wairoa District: 8,610 2006, Wairoa District: 8,720 2005, Wairoa District: 8,800 2004, Wairoa District: 8,920 2003, Wairoa District: 9,070 2002, Wairoa District: 9,190 2001, Wairoa District: 9,260 2000, Wairoa District: 9,530 1999, Wairoa District: 9,740 1998, Wairoa District: 9,920 1997, Wairoa District: 10,050 1996, Wairoa District: 10,200
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  Wairoa District Hawke's Bay Region New Zealand
Median Age 38.8 40.6 38.0
Average household size 2.59 2.56 2.66
Couples with children 35% 37% 41%
Households with a mortgage 21% 31% 32%
Medium and high density housing 6% 15% 17%
Households renting 30% 28% 29%
Public transport (to work) 1% 4% 0%
Walked, jogged, cycled to work 7% 7% 8%
Higher degree 1% 3% 6%
Māori descent 59% 24% 16%
Overseas born 5% 14% 24%
Low income households 26% 22% 19%
Unemployed 11.7% 7.0% 7.1%
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