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Wairoa District

Population, dwellings & ethnicity

The Census population of Wairoa District in 2013 was 7,890, living in 3,990 dwellings with an average household size of 2.59.

The Census provides us with a count of the total population in the Wairoa 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
Wairoa District20132006Change
Number%Hawke's Bay Region %Number%Hawke's Bay Region %2006 to 2013
Population (excluding O/S visitors)7,890100.0100.08,481100.0100.0-591
Females4,00250.752.04,26050.251.4-258
Males3,88849.348.04,22149.848.6-333

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

Dwellings
Wairoa District20132006Change
Number%Hawke's Bay Region %Number%Hawke's Bay Region %2006 to 2013
Private dwellings3,00975.489.93,13578.390.9-126
Unoccupied private dwellings95423.99.583420.88.6+120
Pop in private dwellings7,797----8,424-----627
Average Household size2.59--2.562.69--2.63-0.10
Non private dwellings270.70.6360.90.5-9
Pop in non private dwellings84----48----+36

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
Wairoa District20132006Change
PopulationNumber%Hawke's Bay Region %Number%Hawke's Bay Region %2006 to 2013
Māori descent4,62058.624.44,79156.524.5-171
Speaks Maori1,41017.95.71,50017.76.0-90
New Zealand born6,92787.880.07,38387.183.3-456

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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