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Wairarapa RegionPopulation forecast

Wairarapa Region

Non-private dwellings

673 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the Wairarapa Region in 2020.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
Wairarapa RegionYearChange between 2013 and 2043
Area20132043Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Carterton North99000
Carterton South1540+250+25
Mount Holdsworth - Waingawa95105+100+10
Te Wharau33000
Homebush - Te Ore Ore - Whareama00000
Masterton East1515000
Masterton West230230000
Opaki - Fernridge4686+400+40
Solway North66000
Solway South040+400+40
Upper Plain3838000
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2018.

Key findings

There were 685 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the Wairarapa Region in 2013. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the Wairarapa Region is expected to increase to 813 persons in 2028 and to 933 persons in 2043.

Between 2013 and 2028, Lansdowne is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 90 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.

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