Paraparaumu Beach West
In Paraparaumu Beach West, 71.1% of households were made up of one family households compared with 77.7% in the Forest Lakes (Kapiti Coast District) in 2018.
Paraparaumu Beach West's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.
Derived from the Census questions:
'How is each person in the household related to you?'
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings (opens a new window) 2006 and 2018. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window) , the population experts.
Analysis of the household types in Paraparaumu Beach West in 2018 compared to the Forest Lakes (Kapiti Coast District) shows that there was a lower proportion of one family households as well as a higher proportion of group households. Overall, 71.1% of total households were one family households, and 2.6% were group households, compared with 77.7% and 3.3% respectively for the Forest Lakes (Kapiti Coast District).
There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of multi-family households. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 22.8% compared to 15.7% in the Forest Lakes (Kapiti Coast District) while the proportion of multi-family households was 0.9% compared to 3.3% in the Forest Lakes (Kapiti Coast District).
The number of households in Paraparaumu Beach West increased by 120 between 2006 and 2018.
The largest change in household types in Paraparaumu Beach West between 2006 and 2018 was:
- One family households (+78 households)