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Paremata-Papakowhai

Household types

In 2013, the dominant household type in Paremata-Papakowhai was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with 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
Paremata-Papakowhai201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents76036.01,08438.01,01534.8+255
Couples without dependents73935.093732.999634.2+257
Group households351.7451.6451.5+10
Lone person households36417.249817.557819.8+214
One parent family1416.71916.71886.5+47
Other families753.5943.3923.2+17

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2043: 92 One parent family, 2043: 188 Lone person households, 2043: 578 Group households, 2043: 45 Couples without dependents, 2043: 996 Couple families with dependents, 2043: 1,015 Other families, 2028: 94 One parent family, 2028: 191 Lone person households, 2028: 498 Group households, 2028: 45 Couples without dependents, 2028: 937 Couple families with dependents, 2028: 1,084 Other families, 2013: 75 One parent family, 2013: 141 Lone person households, 2013: 364 Group households, 2013: 35 Couples without dependents, 2013: 739 Couple families with dependents, 2013: 760
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043 Forecast change in Other families,  2028 to 2043: -2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2028 to 2043: -3 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2028 to 2043: 80 Forecast change in Group households,  2028 to 2043: 0 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2028 to 2043: 59 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2028 to 2043: -69 Forecast change in Other families,  2013 to 2028: 19 Forecast change in One parent family,  2013 to 2028: 50 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2013 to 2028: 134 Forecast change in Group households,  2013 to 2028: 10 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2013 to 2028: 198 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2013 to 2028: 324
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant household type in Paremata-Papakowhai was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 36.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 324 households and account for 38.0% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 10 households, to comprise 1.6% of all households in 2028, compared to 1.7% in 2013.

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