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Waikanae Beach-Peka Peka

Population and age structure

Between 2013 and 2028, the age structure forecasts for Waikanae Beach-Peka Peka indicate a 17.3% decrease in population under working age, a 42.1% increase in population of retirement age, and a 9.0% increase in population of working age.

Knowledge of how the age structure of the population is changing is essential for planning age-based facilities and services, such as child care, recreation and aged care.

The forecast age groups of Kapiti Coast is a function of the current age of the population (people aging each year, being born and dying) as well as the age of people migrating into and out of the area. This in turn is driven by location (fringe, city centre, regional or rural) the existing housing stock (separate dwellings, medium or high density), the amount and type of new residential development (same as existing stock, or diversifying) and where the area is in a cycle of change. We call this the area’s residential role and function. You can learn more about this in the section household and suburb life cycles.

Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups
Waikanae Beach-Peka Peka - Total persons201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
Age group (years)Number%Number%Number%Number
0 to 42095.81684.21964.5-13
5 to 92206.21804.52265.2+6
10 to 142366.62025.12315.3-5
15 to 191754.92205.52084.8+32
20 to 241604.51874.71683.9+8
25 to 291113.11393.51393.2+28
30 to 341444.01323.31523.5+8
35 to 391865.21724.31934.5+8
40 to 442667.42115.32385.5-28
45 to 492677.52686.72806.5+13
50 to 542807.83017.53006.9+19
55 to 592276.43228.13067.1+79
60 to 642667.43177.93297.6+63
65 to 692767.73248.13478.1+71
70 to 742476.92867.23468.0+99
75 to 791403.92576.42936.8+152
80 to 84752.11824.62185.0+143
85 and over882.51253.11453.4+58
Total persons3,573100.03,991100.04,315100.0+743

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, January 2020.

Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups
Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups Forecast persons aged 85+,  2043: 145 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2043: 218 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2043: 293 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2043: 346 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2043: 347 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2043: 329 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2043: 306 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2043: 300 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2043: 280 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2043: 238 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2043: 193 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2043: 152 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2043: 139 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2043: 168 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2043: 208 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2043: 231 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2043: 226 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2043: 196 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2028: 125 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2028: 182 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2028: 257 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2028: 286 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2028: 324 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2028: 317 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2028: 322 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2028: 301 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2028: 268 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2028: 211 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2028: 172 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2028: 132 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2028: 139 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2028: 187 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2028: 220 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2028: 202 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2028: 180 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2028: 168 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2013: 88 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2013: 75 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2013: 140 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2013: 247 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2013: 276 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2013: 266 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2013: 227 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2013: 280 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2013: 267 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2013: 266 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2013: 186 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2013: 144 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2013: 111 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2013: 160 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2013: 175 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2013: 236 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2013: 220 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2013: 209
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, January 2020.
Forecast change in age structure - 5 year age groups
Forecast change in age structure - 5 year age groups Forecast persons aged 85+,  2028 to 2043: 20 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2028 to 2043: 36 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2028 to 2043: 36 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2028 to 2043: 60 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2028 to 2043: 24 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2028 to 2043: 12 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2028 to 2043: -16 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2028 to 2043: -1 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2028 to 2043: 12 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2028 to 2043: 27 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2028 to 2043: 22 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2028 to 2043: 20 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2028 to 2043: 0 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2028 to 2043: -19 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2028 to 2043: -12 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2028 to 2043: 29 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2028 to 2043: 46 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2028 to 2043: 28 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2013 to 2028: 38 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2013 to 2028: 107 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2013 to 2028: 116 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2013 to 2028: 38 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2013 to 2028: 47 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2013 to 2028: 51 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2013 to 2028: 95 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2013 to 2028: 20 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2013 to 2028: 1 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2013 to 2028: -55 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2013 to 2028: -14 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2013 to 2028: -12 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2013 to 2028: 28 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2013 to 2028: 27 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2013 to 2028: 45 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2013 to 2028: -34 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2013 to 2028: -40 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2013 to 2028: -41
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, January 2020.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant age structure for persons in Waikanae Beach-Peka Peka was ages 50 to 54, which accounted for 7.8% of the total persons.

The largest increase in persons between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in ages 75 to 79, which is expected to increase by 116 and account for 6.4% of the total persons.

The largest 5 year age group in 2028 is 65 to 69 years, with a total of 324 persons.

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