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Waikanae-Reikorangi

Population and age structure

Between 2013 and 2028, the age structure forecasts for Waikanae-Reikorangi indicate a 20.8% increase in population under working age, a 25.2% increase in population of retirement age, and a 27.5% 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 Kāpiti 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-Reikorangi - Total persons201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
Age group (years)Number%Number%Number%Number
0 to 42604.33023.93534.0+92
5 to 92764.53434.54094.6+133
10 to 142924.83554.64174.7+125
15 to 192894.73074.03513.9+62
20 to 241752.92142.82432.7+68
25 to 291242.01832.42072.3+83
30 to 341672.72293.02512.8+84
35 to 392243.73114.03503.9+126
40 to 443195.23865.04414.9+122
45 to 493425.64355.75005.6+158
50 to 543986.54636.05316.0+133
55 to 593676.05036.55616.3+194
60 to 644206.95717.46507.3+230
65 to 695819.56778.87658.6+184
70 to 745378.86638.68019.0+264
75 to 794777.85867.67378.3+260
80 to 844036.65176.76347.1+231
85 and over4717.76488.47258.1+253
Total persons6,124100.07,693100.08,927100.0+2,802

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, February 2017.

Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups
Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups Forecast persons aged 85+,  2043: 725 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2043: 634 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2043: 737 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2043: 801 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2043: 765 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2043: 650 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2043: 561 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2043: 531 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2043: 500 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2043: 441 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2043: 350 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2043: 251 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2043: 207 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2043: 243 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2043: 351 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2043: 417 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2043: 409 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2043: 353 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2028: 648 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2028: 517 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2028: 586 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2028: 663 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2028: 677 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2028: 571 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2028: 503 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2028: 463 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2028: 435 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2028: 386 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2028: 311 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2028: 229 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2028: 183 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2028: 214 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2028: 307 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2028: 355 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2028: 343 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2028: 302 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2013: 471 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2013: 403 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2013: 477 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2013: 537 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2013: 581 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2013: 420 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2013: 367 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2013: 398 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2013: 342 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2013: 319 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2013: 224 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2013: 167 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2013: 124 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2013: 175 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2013: 289 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2013: 292 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2013: 276 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2013: 260
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2017.
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: 77 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2028 to 2043: 117 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2028 to 2043: 151 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2028 to 2043: 138 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2028 to 2043: 88 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2028 to 2043: 79 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2028 to 2043: 59 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2028 to 2043: 69 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2028 to 2043: 65 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2028 to 2043: 55 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2028 to 2043: 38 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2028 to 2043: 22 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2028 to 2043: 25 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2028 to 2043: 29 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2028 to 2043: 43 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2028 to 2043: 62 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2028 to 2043: 66 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2028 to 2043: 51 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2013 to 2028: 176 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2013 to 2028: 114 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2013 to 2028: 109 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2013 to 2028: 126 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2013 to 2028: 96 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2013 to 2028: 151 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2013 to 2028: 135 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2013 to 2028: 65 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2013 to 2028: 93 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2013 to 2028: 67 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2013 to 2028: 87 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2013 to 2028: 62 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2013 to 2028: 59 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2013 to 2028: 39 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2013 to 2028: 19 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2013 to 2028: 63 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2013 to 2028: 67 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2013 to 2028: 41
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2017.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant age structure for persons in Waikanae-Reikorangi was ages 65 to 69, which accounted for 9.5% of the total persons.

The largest increase in persons between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in ages 85 and over, which is expected to increase by 176 and account for 8.4% of the total persons.

The largest 5 year age group in 2028 is 65 to 69 years, with a total of 677 persons.

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