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In 2016, the dominant household type in Porirua City was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.
Analysing the future household structure in Porirua City, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.
|Forecast household types|
|Porirua City||2016||2028||2048||Change between 2016 and 2048|
|Couple families with dependents||6,189||34.4||7,748||33.5||9,962||33.0||+3,773|
|Couples without dependents||4,664||25.9||6,249||27.1||8,463||28.1||+3,799|
|Lone person households||3,285||18.3||4,286||18.6||5,873||19.5||+2,588|
|One parent family||2,540||14.1||3,198||13.8||3,902||12.9||+1,362|
In 2016, the dominant household type in Porirua City was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 34.4% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2028 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 1,585 households and account for 27.1% of all households.
In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 132 households, to comprise 2.2% of all households in 2028, compared to 2.1% in 2016.
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