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Porirua-Elsdon-Takapuwahia

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Porirua City. 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
Porirua-Elsdon-TakapuwahiaForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population2,7012,8224,6415,5195,5085,4595,449
Change in population (5yrs)--1211,818878-11-49-11
Average annual change--0.88%10.46%3.53%-0.04%-0.18%-0.04%
Households7978281,3731,6321,6581,6801,707
Average household size3.033.073.173.203.143.073.01
Population in non private dwellings283283283303303303303
Dwellings8468711,4461,7221,7521,7821,812
Dwelling occupancy rate94.2195.0694.9594.7794.6394.2894.21

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2019.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2043 Average household size: 3.02 2042 Average household size: 3.02 2041 Average household size: 3.03 2040 Average household size: 3.04 2039 Average household size: 3.05 2038 Average household size: 3.07 2037 Average household size: 3.08 2036 Average household size: 3.10 2035 Average household size: 3.11 2034 Average household size: 3.13 2033 Average household size: 3.14 2032 Average household size: 3.15 2031 Average household size: 3.16 2030 Average household size: 3.17 2029 Average household size: 3.18 2028 Average household size: 3.19 2027 Average household size: 3.20 2026 Average household size: 3.20 2025 Average household size: 3.20 2024 Average household size: 3.19 2023 Average household size: 3.17 2022 Average household size: 3.16 2021 Average household size: 3.14 2020 Average household size: 3.11 2019 Average household size: 3.06 2018 Average household size: 3.07 2017 Average household size: 3.07 2016 Average household size: 3.08 2015 Average household size: 3.09 2014 Average household size: 3.08 2013 Average household size: 3.03 2043 Average household size: 3.02 2042 Average household size: 3.02 2041 Average household size: 3.03 2040 Average household size: 3.04 2039 Average household size: 3.05 2038 Average household size: 3.07 2037 Average household size: 3.08 2036 Average household size: 3.10 2035 Average household size: 3.11 2034 Average household size: 3.13 2033 Average household size: 3.14 2032 Average household size: 3.15 2031 Average household size: 3.16 2030 Average household size: 3.17 2029 Average household size: 3.18 2028 Average household size: 3.19 2027 Average household size: 3.20 2026 Average household size: 3.20 2025 Average household size: 3.20 2024 Average household size: 3.19 2023 Average household size: 3.17 2022 Average household size: 3.16 2021 Average household size: 3.14 2020 Average household size: 3.11 2019 Average household size: 3.06 2018 Average household size: 3.07 2017 Average household size: 3.07 2016 Average household size: 3.08 2015 Average household size: 3.09 2014 Average household size: 3.08 2043 Households: 1,707 2042 Households: 1,701 2041 Households: 1,695 2040 Households: 1,690 2039 Households: 1,686 2038 Households: 1,681 2037 Households: 1,676 2036 Households: 1,671 2035 Households: 1,667 2034 Households: 1,662 2033 Households: 1,657 2032 Households: 1,652 2031 Households: 1,647 2030 Households: 1,643 2029 Households: 1,638 2028 Households: 1,633 2027 Households: 1,628 2026 Households: 1,624 2025 Households: 1,572 2024 Households: 1,473 2023 Households: 1,373 2022 Households: 1,274 2021 Households: 1,126 2020 Households: 979 2019 Households: 832 2018 Households: 828 2017 Households: 823 2016 Households: 819 2015 Households: 815 2014 Households: 810 2013 Households: 797 2043 Total population: 5,449 2042 Total population: 5,446 2041 Total population: 5,445 2040 Total population: 5,448 2039 Total population: 5,452 2038 Total population: 5,459 2037 Total population: 5,467 2036 Total population: 5,477 2035 Total population: 5,487 2034 Total population: 5,495 2033 Total population: 5,508 2032 Total population: 5,509 2031 Total population: 5,512 2030 Total population: 5,516 2029 Total population: 5,518 2028 Total population: 5,519 2027 Total population: 5,519 2026 Total population: 5,499 2025 Total population: 5,333 2024 Total population: 4,980 2023 Total population: 4,641 2022 Total population: 4,305 2021 Total population: 3,814 2020 Total population: 3,333 2019 Total population: 2,831 2018 Total population: 2,822 2017 Total population: 2,808 2016 Total population: 2,803 2015 Total population: 2,803 2014 Total population: 2,777 2013 Total population: 2,701
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
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