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Carterton District Council

Household types

In 2013, the dominant household type in Carterton District Council was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

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
Carterton District Council201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents90526.097622.41,07421.1+169
Couples without dependents1,25236.01,67938.51,85836.5+606
Group households692.0761.7781.5+9
Lone person households93326.81,25928.91,67532.9+742
One parent family2778.03227.43526.9+75
Other families441.3501.1541.1+10

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2043: 54 One parent family, 2043: 352 Lone person households, 2043: 1,675 Group households, 2043: 78 Couples without dependents, 2043: 1,858 Couple families with dependents, 2043: 1,074 Other families, 2028: 50 One parent family, 2028: 322 Lone person households, 2028: 1,259 Group households, 2028: 76 Couples without dependents, 2028: 1,679 Couple families with dependents, 2028: 976 Other families, 2013: 44 One parent family, 2013: 277 Lone person households, 2013: 933 Group households, 2013: 69 Couples without dependents, 2013: 1,252 Couple families with dependents, 2013: 905
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: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2028 to 2043: 30 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2028 to 2043: 416 Forecast change in Group households,  2028 to 2043: 2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2028 to 2043: 179 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2028 to 2043: 98 Forecast change in Other families,  2013 to 2028: 6 Forecast change in One parent family,  2013 to 2028: 45 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2013 to 2028: 326 Forecast change in Group households,  2013 to 2028: 7 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2013 to 2028: 427 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2013 to 2028: 71
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant household type in Carterton District Council was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 36.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 427 households and account for 38.5% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 6 households, to comprise 1.1% of all households in 2028, compared to 1.3% in 2013.

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