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Russell and Rawhiti and Surrounds

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Far North District. The period 2013 to 2028, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
Russell and Rawhiti and SurroundsForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population3,4003,2873,2173,1403,1093,0783,024
Change in population (5yrs)---112-70-78-31-31-54
Average annual change---0.67%-0.43%-0.49%-0.20%-0.20%-0.35%
Households1,3481,3561,3621,3631,3881,3841,364
Average household size2.502.402.342.282.222.202.20
Population in non private dwellings30303030303030
Dwellings1,9751,9851,9952,0052,0152,0252,035
Dwelling occupancy rate68.2568.3168.2767.9868.8868.3567.03

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2016.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2043 Average household size: 2.20 2042 Average household size: 2.20 2041 Average household size: 2.20 2040 Average household size: 2.20 2039 Average household size: 2.20 2038 Average household size: 2.20 2037 Average household size: 2.20 2036 Average household size: 2.21 2035 Average household size: 2.21 2034 Average household size: 2.21 2033 Average household size: 2.22 2032 Average household size: 2.23 2031 Average household size: 2.24 2030 Average household size: 2.25 2029 Average household size: 2.26 2028 Average household size: 2.28 2027 Average household size: 2.29 2026 Average household size: 2.30 2025 Average household size: 2.31 2024 Average household size: 2.32 2023 Average household size: 2.34 2022 Average household size: 2.34 2021 Average household size: 2.35 2020 Average household size: 2.37 2019 Average household size: 2.39 2018 Average household size: 2.40 2017 Average household size: 2.41 2016 Average household size: 2.43 2015 Average household size: 2.45 2014 Average household size: 2.48 2013 Average household size: 2.50 2043 Average household size: 2.20 2042 Average household size: 2.20 2041 Average household size: 2.20 2040 Average household size: 2.20 2039 Average household size: 2.20 2038 Average household size: 2.20 2037 Average household size: 2.20 2036 Average household size: 2.21 2035 Average household size: 2.21 2034 Average household size: 2.21 2033 Average household size: 2.22 2032 Average household size: 2.23 2031 Average household size: 2.24 2030 Average household size: 2.25 2029 Average household size: 2.26 2028 Average household size: 2.28 2027 Average household size: 2.29 2026 Average household size: 2.30 2025 Average household size: 2.31 2024 Average household size: 2.32 2023 Average household size: 2.34 2022 Average household size: 2.34 2021 Average household size: 2.35 2020 Average household size: 2.37 2019 Average household size: 2.39 2018 Average household size: 2.40 2017 Average household size: 2.41 2016 Average household size: 2.43 2015 Average household size: 2.45 2014 Average household size: 2.48 2043 Households: 1,364 2042 Households: 1,368 2041 Households: 1,372 2040 Households: 1,376 2039 Households: 1,380 2038 Households: 1,385 2037 Households: 1,389 2036 Households: 1,388 2035 Households: 1,388 2034 Households: 1,388 2033 Households: 1,388 2032 Households: 1,388 2031 Households: 1,376 2030 Households: 1,365 2029 Households: 1,365 2028 Households: 1,365 2027 Households: 1,365 2026 Households: 1,364 2025 Households: 1,364 2024 Households: 1,364 2023 Households: 1,363 2022 Households: 1,361 2021 Households: 1,360 2020 Households: 1,359 2019 Households: 1,357 2018 Households: 1,356 2017 Households: 1,343 2016 Households: 1,341 2015 Households: 1,328 2014 Households: 1,327 2013 Households: 1,349 2043 Total population: 3,024 2042 Total population: 3,036 2041 Total population: 3,045 2040 Total population: 3,056 2039 Total population: 3,067 2038 Total population: 3,078 2037 Total population: 3,091 2036 Total population: 3,092 2035 Total population: 3,097 2034 Total population: 3,103 2033 Total population: 3,109 2032 Total population: 3,122 2031 Total population: 3,108 2030 Total population: 3,098 2029 Total population: 3,120 2028 Total population: 3,140 2027 Total population: 3,153 2026 Total population: 3,167 2025 Total population: 3,185 2024 Total population: 3,201 2023 Total population: 3,217 2022 Total population: 3,221 2021 Total population: 3,232 2020 Total population: 3,246 2019 Total population: 3,267 2018 Total population: 3,287 2017 Total population: 3,269 2016 Total population: 3,283 2015 Total population: 3,286 2014 Total population: 3,325 2013 Total population: 3,400
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
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