Wairarapa RegionPopulation forecast
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Featherston

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Wairarapa. 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
FeatherstonForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population2,4342,5772,7172,8312,9103,0143,127
Change in population (5yrs)--14314011479104114
Average annual change--1.15%1.06%0.83%0.55%0.70%0.74%
Households1,0691,1491,2151,2701,3211,3731,430
Average household size2.262.232.212.202.182.172.16
Population in non private dwellings13133333333333
Dwellings1,1991,2621,3321,3931,4561,5211,591
Dwelling occupancy rate89.1691.0591.2291.1790.7390.2789.88

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2043 Average household size: 2.17 2042 Average household size: 2.17 2041 Average household size: 2.17 2040 Average household size: 2.17 2039 Average household size: 2.17 2038 Average household size: 2.17 2037 Average household size: 2.17 2036 Average household size: 2.17 2035 Average household size: 2.18 2034 Average household size: 2.18 2033 Average household size: 2.18 2032 Average household size: 2.18 2031 Average household size: 2.19 2030 Average household size: 2.19 2029 Average household size: 2.20 2028 Average household size: 2.20 2027 Average household size: 2.20 2026 Average household size: 2.21 2025 Average household size: 2.21 2024 Average household size: 2.21 2023 Average household size: 2.21 2022 Average household size: 2.21 2021 Average household size: 2.22 2020 Average household size: 2.22 2019 Average household size: 2.23 2018 Average household size: 2.23 2017 Average household size: 2.24 2016 Average household size: 2.25 2015 Average household size: 2.25 2014 Average household size: 2.26 2013 Average household size: 2.26 2043 Average household size: 2.17 2042 Average household size: 2.17 2041 Average household size: 2.17 2040 Average household size: 2.17 2039 Average household size: 2.17 2038 Average household size: 2.17 2037 Average household size: 2.17 2036 Average household size: 2.17 2035 Average household size: 2.18 2034 Average household size: 2.18 2033 Average household size: 2.18 2032 Average household size: 2.18 2031 Average household size: 2.19 2030 Average household size: 2.19 2029 Average household size: 2.20 2028 Average household size: 2.20 2027 Average household size: 2.20 2026 Average household size: 2.21 2025 Average household size: 2.21 2024 Average household size: 2.21 2023 Average household size: 2.21 2022 Average household size: 2.21 2021 Average household size: 2.22 2020 Average household size: 2.22 2019 Average household size: 2.23 2018 Average household size: 2.23 2017 Average household size: 2.24 2016 Average household size: 2.25 2015 Average household size: 2.25 2014 Average household size: 2.26 2043 Households: 1,429 2042 Households: 1,418 2041 Households: 1,407 2040 Households: 1,395 2039 Households: 1,384 2038 Households: 1,373 2037 Households: 1,363 2036 Households: 1,352 2035 Households: 1,342 2034 Households: 1,331 2033 Households: 1,321 2032 Households: 1,310 2031 Households: 1,300 2030 Households: 1,289 2029 Households: 1,280 2028 Households: 1,270 2027 Households: 1,260 2026 Households: 1,251 2025 Households: 1,239 2024 Households: 1,227 2023 Households: 1,215 2022 Households: 1,200 2021 Households: 1,186 2020 Households: 1,172 2019 Households: 1,159 2018 Households: 1,148 2017 Households: 1,132 2016 Households: 1,117 2015 Households: 1,101 2014 Households: 1,085 2013 Households: 1,069 2043 Total population: 3,127 2042 Total population: 3,105 2041 Total population: 3,082 2040 Total population: 3,059 2039 Total population: 3,037 2038 Total population: 3,014 2037 Total population: 2,993 2036 Total population: 2,972 2035 Total population: 2,951 2034 Total population: 2,931 2033 Total population: 2,910 2032 Total population: 2,891 2031 Total population: 2,875 2030 Total population: 2,858 2029 Total population: 2,844 2028 Total population: 2,831 2027 Total population: 2,811 2026 Total population: 2,793 2025 Total population: 2,769 2024 Total population: 2,745 2023 Total population: 2,717 2022 Total population: 2,687 2021 Total population: 2,642 2020 Total population: 2,615 2019 Total population: 2,599 2018 Total population: 2,577 2017 Total population: 2,549 2016 Total population: 2,524 2015 Total population: 2,493 2014 Total population: 2,471 2013 Total population: 2,434
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
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