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Welcome to Wellington City population forecasts

The Wellington City population forecast for 2016 is 206,590, and is forecast to grow to 249,997 by 2043.

The Wellington City population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2013 and 2043.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in July 2016 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Wellington City. Forecasts are available for each year from 2013 to 2043.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2043 forecast population: 249,997 2042 forecast population: 248,283 2041 forecast population: 246,578 2040 forecast population: 244,956 2039 forecast population: 243,377 2038 forecast population: 241,841 2037 forecast population: 240,198 2036 forecast population: 238,759 2035 forecast population: 237,459 2034 forecast population: 236,172 2033 forecast population: 235,094 2032 forecast population: 233,917 2031 forecast population: 232,724 2030 forecast population: 231,559 2029 forecast population: 230,372 2028 forecast population: 229,235 2027 forecast population: 228,112 2026 forecast population: 227,052 2025 forecast population: 225,689 2024 forecast population: 224,050 2023 forecast population: 222,341 2022 forecast population: 220,137 2021 forecast population: 218,084 2020 forecast population: 215,892 2019 forecast population: 213,847 2018 forecast population: 211,809 2017 forecast population: 209,102 2016 forecast population: 206,590 2015 forecast population: 203,846 2014 forecast population: 200,576 2013 forecast population: 197,500
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id, July 2016.
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