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In 2018, 61.9% of the population in Porirua City identified their ethnicity as European.
To get a more complete picture of Porirua City's cultural and ethnic characteristics Ethnicity data should be viewed in conjunction with Maori Descent, Birthplace, Year of Arrival, Language Spoken and Religion data. Note: In the 2006 Census, the 'New Zealand' responses were classified under 'Other ethnicity', resulting in a noticeable difference between the 2006 and other census years. For more information, please refer to the Ethnicity page on the Stats NZ Census website.
To get a more complete picture of Porirua City's cultural and ethnic characteristics Ethnicity data should be viewed in conjunction with Maori Descent, Birthplace, Year of Arrival, Language Spoken and Religion data.
'Which ethnic group do you belong to?'.
|Ethnic group - multi-response||Number||% of total population||Wellington Region %||Number||% of total population||Wellington Region %||2013 to 2018|
|Middle Eastern/Latin American/African||771||1.4||1.9||360||0.7||1.4||+411|
|Ethnic groups - Totals|
|Ethnic group - totals - multi-response||Number||% of total population||Wellington Region %||Number||% of total population||Wellington Region %||2013 to 2018|
|Not stated / included||--||--||--||3,105||6.0||4.8||-3,105|
Analysis of the ethnic population in Porirua City in 2018 compared to Wellington Region shows that there was a smaller proportion of people who identified themselves as European, a larger proportion of people who identified themselves as Maori and a larger proportion of people who identified themselves as Pacific Peoples.
Overall, 61.9% of the population identified themselves as European, 22.3% as Maori and 26.3% as Pacific Peoples, compared with 74.6%, 14.3% and 8.4% for Wellington Region respectively.
The major differences between the ethnic groups responses of the population in Porirua City and Wellington Region were:
Note: Percentages(%) are based on total population
The largest changes in the ethnic group responses of population in this area between 2013 and 2018 were:
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