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Te Wharau

Household types

In 2013, the dominant household type in Te Wharau was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Wairarapa, 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
Te Wharau201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents24732.026028.831027.8+63
Couples without dependents32742.437741.744640.0+119
Group households50.660.770.6+2
Lone person households15720.322024.330327.2+146
One parent family324.1364.0433.9+11
Other families40.550.660.5+2

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2043: 6 One parent family, 2043: 43 Lone person households, 2043: 303 Group households, 2043: 7 Couples without dependents, 2043: 446 Couple families with dependents, 2043: 310 Other families, 2028: 5 One parent family, 2028: 36 Lone person households, 2028: 220 Group households, 2028: 6 Couples without dependents, 2028: 377 Couple families with dependents, 2028: 260 Other families, 2013: 4 One parent family, 2013: 32 Lone person households, 2013: 157 Group households, 2013: 5 Couples without dependents, 2013: 327 Couple families with dependents, 2013: 247
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043 Forecast change in Other families,  2028 to 2043: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2028 to 2043: 7 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2028 to 2043: 83 Forecast change in Group households,  2028 to 2043: 1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2028 to 2043: 69 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2028 to 2043: 50 Forecast change in Other families,  2013 to 2028: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2013 to 2028: 4 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2013 to 2028: 63 Forecast change in Group households,  2013 to 2028: 1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2013 to 2028: 50 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2013 to 2028: 13
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant household type in Te Wharau was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 42.4% of all households.

The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 63 households and account for 24.3% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 1 households, to comprise 0.7% of all households in 2028, compared to 0.6% in 2013.

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