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Dwellings with 3 bedrooms are the most common in Whangarei District Council in 2018.
The Number of Bedrooms in a dwelling is an indicator of the size of dwellings, and when combined with Dwelling Type information, provides insight into the role Whangarei District Council plays in the housing market. For example, an area of high density dwellings that are predominantly 1-2 bedroom are likely to attract students, single workers and young couples, whereas a high density area with dwellings that are predominantly 2-3 bedroom may attract more empty nesters and some families.
Please note: Statistics New Zealand rate the number of bedrooms topic as "High" quality, so there should be minimal issues with the data. However, the 2018 Census utilised past Census data and statistical imputation to improve the response rate for this variable, leading to a significant reduction in the "Not Stated/Not Elsewhere included" rate in 2018 (which is now close to zero). Users should take care in comparing to earlier years which have a higher Not Stated rate, as dwellings which were not stated in those years are distributed into various categories in 2018.
'For each type of room listed below, count the number in this dwelling? bedrooms, including any sleepouts furnished as bedrooms'
|Number of bedrooms per occupied dwelling|
|Whangarei District Council||2018||2013||Change|
|Number of bedrooms||Number||%||New Zealand %||Number||%||New Zealand %||2013 to 2018|
|0 or 1 bedroom||1,926||5.8||6.2||1,443||4.8||5.4||+483|
|5 bedrooms or more||1,980||6.0||7.3||1,773||5.9||6.9||+207|
|Not stated / included||0||0.0||0.0||2,028||6.8||5.1||-2,028|
Analysis of the number of bedrooms in dwellings in Whangarei District Council in 2018 compared to New Zealand shows that there was a lower proportion of dwellings with 2 bedrooms or less, as well as a lower proportion of dwellings with 4 or more bedrooms.
Overall, 23.6% of households were in dwellings with 2 bedrooms or less, and 29.6% of 4 or more bedroom dwellings, compared with 25.3% and 31.2% for New Zealand respectively.
The major differences between the number of bedrooms per dwelling of Whangarei District Council and New Zealand were:
The largest changes in the number of bedrooms per dwelling in Whangarei District Council between 2013 and 2018 were:
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