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Tairua- Pauanui Community Board

Family types

In Tairua- Pauanui Community Board, 22.7% of households were made up of family type 'couples with children' compared with 27.6% in the Thames-Coromandel District in 2018.

Households with Children require different services and facilities than other household types, and their needs change as both adults and children age. When many families in an area are at the same stage in their individual lifecycles, it creates a suburb lifecycle. Knowing where a suburb is in a cycle of change helps planners make evidence-based decisions about the demand for services both now and in the future.

To continue building the story, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board's family data should be viewed in conjunction with Households, Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type data.

Derived from the Census questions:

'How is each person in the household related to you?'

Total families

Family types
Tairua- Pauanui Community Board20182006Change
Family by typeNumber%Thames-Coromandel District %Number%Thames-Coromandel District %2006 to 2018
Couples with children15622.727.618327.630.8-27
Couple with dependent children13519.722.915323.125.6-18
Couple with adult children only213.14.6304.55.0-9
Couple with children - dependency status unknown----0.2----0.2--
One parent families547.914.66610.015.0-12
One parent family with dependent children456.610.8517.711.3-6
One parent family with adult children only91.33.8152.33.6-6
One parent family with children - dependency status unknown----0.1----0.1--
Couple without children47769.457.841462.454.2+63

Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings 2006 and 2018. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Family types, 2018
Family types, 2018 Couple without children, Thames-Coromandel District: 57.8% One parent family with children - dependency status unknown, Thames-Coromandel District: 0.1% One parent family with adult children only, Thames-Coromandel District: 3.8% One parent family with dependent children, Thames-Coromandel District: 10.8% Couple with children - dependency status unknown, Thames-Coromandel District: 0.2% Couple with adult children only, Thames-Coromandel District: 4.6% Couple with dependent children, Thames-Coromandel District: 22.9% Couple without children, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: 69.4% One parent family with adult children only, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: 1.3% One parent family with dependent children, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: 6.6% Couple with adult children only, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: 3.1% Couple with dependent children, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: 19.7%
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings, 2018
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
Change in family types, 2006 to 2018
Change in family types, 2006 to 2018 Couple without children, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: +63 One parent family with adult children only, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: -6 One parent family with dependent children, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: -6 Couple with adult children only, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: -9 Couple with dependent children, Tairua- Pauanui Community Board: -18
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings, 2006 and 2018
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the family types in Tairua- Pauanui Community Board in 2018 compared to the Thames-Coromandel District shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 22.7% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 7.9% were one-parent families, compared with 27.6% and 14.6% respectively for the Thames-Coromandel District.

There were a higher proportion of couples without children in Tairua- Pauanui Community Board, 69.4% compared to 57.8% in the Thames-Coromandel District.

Emerging groups

The number of families in Tairua- Pauanui Community Board increased by 24 between 2006 and 2018.

The largest change in family types in Tairua- Pauanui Community Board between 2006 and 2018 was:

  • Couple without children (+63 households)

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