Welcome to Wellington City population forecasts

The Wellington City population forecast for 2014 is 201,419, and is forecast to grow to 246,692 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 June 2014 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Wellington City. Forecasts are available for each year from 2013 to 2043.

Important

Statistics

Population 2014

201,419

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Population 2043

246,692

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Change 2014-43

22.48%

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Forecast population
Forecast population 2043 forecast population: 246,692 2042 forecast population: 244,879 2041 forecast population: 243,091 2040 forecast population: 241,354 2039 forecast population: 239,609 2038 forecast population: 237,855 2037 forecast population: 235,916 2036 forecast population: 234,191 2035 forecast population: 232,496 2034 forecast population: 230,664 2033 forecast population: 228,883 2032 forecast population: 227,209 2031 forecast population: 225,625 2030 forecast population: 223,936 2029 forecast population: 222,195 2028 forecast population: 220,617 2027 forecast population: 219,071 2026 forecast population: 217,705 2025 forecast population: 216,289 2024 forecast population: 214,854 2023 forecast population: 213,615 2022 forecast population: 212,083 2021 forecast population: 210,826 2020 forecast population: 209,473 2019 forecast population: 208,056 2018 forecast population: 206,665 2017 forecast population: 205,199 2016 forecast population: 203,933 2015 forecast population: 202,669 2014 forecast population: 201,419 2013 forecast population: 200,422
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id, June 2014.
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This population forecast is just one of a family of demographic and economic resources available for this area and other areas across New Zealand. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre