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Te Waipounamu
Population, households and dwellings

The table below provides a summary of the gender, age, family, housing and employment breakdown for each rohe.

For each of the rohe profile tables, by changing the population benchmark, you can choose to compare your chosen rohe to:

  • the total population of the Rohe,
  • the wider Māori population, or
  • the overall New Zealand population.
Summary statistics
Te Waipounamu - Rohe20132006Change
Number of Māori within rohe% of Māori within roheNew Zealand Māori population %Number of Māori within rohe% of Māori within roheNew Zealand Māori population %2006 to 2013
Population summary--------------
Total population86,070100.0100.078,993100.0100.0+7,077
Males42,84649.847.939,06949.548.2+3,777
Females43,23350.252.139,93050.551.8+3,303
Age groups--------------
5 to 19 years27,00631.431.326,35833.433.3+648
Adults 20 to 64 years44,69451.951.640,45851.251.0+4,236
Mature adults 65 to 84 years4,0684.75.42,9163.74.1+1,152
Senior citizens 85 years and over2220.30.31200.20.2+102
People in dwellings--------------
Occupied private dwellings81,23797.998.673,96898.498.8+7,269
Non private dwellings1,7072.11.41,1911.61.2+516
Total82,944100.0100.075,159100.0100.0+7,785
Families--------------
Couples with children40,05958.153.336,24057.554.6+3,819
Couples without children12,21917.715.110,50016.714.3+1,719
One parent families16,70724.231.616,23325.831.1+474
Households--------------
One family households66,26481.679.161,52183.280.4+4,743
Multiple family households5,4876.811.03,8855.310.2+1,602
Group households3,9994.93.33,9545.33.5+45
Lone person households4,9386.15.74,1585.65.0+780
Labour force--------------
Employed38,27191.485.935,86292.890.2+2,409
Unemployed3,6128.614.12,8027.29.8+810
Not in the labour force15,83427.431.613,38925.728.9+2,445

Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings 2006 and 2013.