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Waitangirua

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Waitangirua is forecast to grow from 1,092 in 2013 to 1,712 in 2048, with the average household size falling from 4.17 to 3.81 by 2048.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Waitangirua. 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
WaitangiruaForecast year
Summary20132018202320282033203820432048
Population4,2064,1094,0814,6185,1655,6415,9446,089
Change in population (5yrs)---97-27536548476303145
Average annual change---0.47%-0.13%2.50%2.27%1.78%1.05%0.48%
Households1,0081,0371,0611,2081,3451,4681,5501,598
Average household size4.173.963.853.823.843.843.833.81
Population in non private dwellings00000000
Dwellings1,0921,0991,1371,2941,4421,5731,6621,712
Dwelling occupancy rate92.3194.3693.3293.3593.2793.3293.2693.34
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2048, prepared by .id (informed decisions), November 2019.

Key findings

In 2013, the total population of Waitangirua was estimated to be 4,206 people. It is expected to increase by over 412 people to 4,618 by 2028, at an average annual growth rate of 0.62%. This is based on an increase of over 200 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 4.17 to 3.82 by 2028.

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