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Wairarapa RegionPopulation forecast

Solway North

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Solway North is forecast to grow from 1,054 in 2013 to 1,121 in 2031, with the average household size rising from 2.40 to 2.42 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Solway North. 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
Solway NorthForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population2,4382,5932,6312,6442,6692,6922,713
Change in population (5yrs)--1553714252321
Average annual change--1.24%0.29%0.10%0.19%0.17%0.16%
Households1,0141,0551,0751,0911,1081,1231,138
Average household size2.402.452.442.422.402.392.38
Population in non private dwellings6666666
Dwellings1,0541,0861,1061,1211,1361,1511,166
Dwelling occupancy rate96.2097.1597.2097.3297.5497.5797.60
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2018.

Key findings

In 2013, the total population of Solway North was estimated to be 2,438 people. It is expected to increase by over 206 people to 2,644 by 2028, at an average annual growth rate of 0.54%. This is based on an increase of over 77 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household rising from 2.40 to 2.42 by 2028.

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