In Aorangi Forest, 59.7% of households were made up of one family households compared with 66.7% in the South Wairarapa District in 2018.
Aorangi Forest'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?'
|Household by type||Number||%||South Wairarapa District %||Number||%||South Wairarapa District %||2006 to 2018|
|One family households||591||59.7||66.7||591||61.4||67.1||0||630||1438|
|Related individuals, non family||9||0.9||0.5||--||--||0.5||--||632||1438|
|Group household (unrelated)||24||2.4||2.0||24||2.5||1.9||0||633||1438|
|Sole person household||339||34.2||27.4||315||32.7||27.2||+24||634||1438|
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 Aorangi Forest in 2018 compared to the South Wairarapa District shows that there was a lower proportion of one family households as well as a similar proportion of group households. Overall, 59.7% of total households were one family households, and 2.4% were group households, compared with 66.7% and 1.7% respectively for the South Wairarapa District.
There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a similar proportion of multi-family households. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 34.2% compared to 27.4% in the South Wairarapa District while the proportion of multi-family households was 1.5% compared to 1.7% in the South Wairarapa District.
The number of households in Aorangi Forest increased by 27 between 2006 and 2018.
There were no major differences in Aorangi Forest between 2006 and 2018.