Wairarapa RegionPopulation forecast
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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
RuralForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population3,3603,4873,4803,4913,5303,6053,700
Change in population (5yrs)--127-710397595
Average annual change--0.75%-0.04%0.06%0.22%0.42%0.52%
Households1,3061,3841,4081,4311,4611,4961,536
Average household size2.562.512.462.432.402.402.40
Population in non private dwellings18181818181818
Dwellings1,9251,9822,0262,0742,1282,1912,256
Dwelling occupancy rate67.8469.8369.5069.0068.6668.2868.09

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: 2.40 2042 Average household size: 2.40 2041 Average household size: 2.40 2040 Average household size: 2.40 2039 Average household size: 2.40 2038 Average household size: 2.40 2037 Average household size: 2.40 2036 Average household size: 2.40 2035 Average household size: 2.40 2034 Average household size: 2.40 2033 Average household size: 2.40 2032 Average household size: 2.41 2031 Average household size: 2.41 2030 Average household size: 2.41 2029 Average household size: 2.42 2028 Average household size: 2.42 2027 Average household size: 2.43 2026 Average household size: 2.44 2025 Average household size: 2.45 2024 Average household size: 2.45 2023 Average household size: 2.46 2022 Average household size: 2.47 2021 Average household size: 2.47 2020 Average household size: 2.49 2019 Average household size: 2.50 2018 Average household size: 2.51 2017 Average household size: 2.52 2016 Average household size: 2.52 2015 Average household size: 2.53 2014 Average household size: 2.54 2013 Average household size: 2.56 2043 Average household size: 2.40 2042 Average household size: 2.40 2041 Average household size: 2.40 2040 Average household size: 2.40 2039 Average household size: 2.40 2038 Average household size: 2.40 2037 Average household size: 2.40 2036 Average household size: 2.40 2035 Average household size: 2.40 2034 Average household size: 2.40 2033 Average household size: 2.40 2032 Average household size: 2.41 2031 Average household size: 2.41 2030 Average household size: 2.41 2029 Average household size: 2.42 2028 Average household size: 2.42 2027 Average household size: 2.43 2026 Average household size: 2.44 2025 Average household size: 2.45 2024 Average household size: 2.45 2023 Average household size: 2.46 2022 Average household size: 2.47 2021 Average household size: 2.47 2020 Average household size: 2.49 2019 Average household size: 2.50 2018 Average household size: 2.51 2017 Average household size: 2.52 2016 Average household size: 2.52 2015 Average household size: 2.53 2014 Average household size: 2.54 2043 Households: 1,537 2042 Households: 1,528 2041 Households: 1,519 2040 Households: 1,510 2039 Households: 1,503 2038 Households: 1,496 2037 Households: 1,489 2036 Households: 1,482 2035 Households: 1,474 2034 Households: 1,468 2033 Households: 1,461 2032 Households: 1,455 2031 Households: 1,448 2030 Households: 1,443 2029 Households: 1,438 2028 Households: 1,433 2027 Households: 1,427 2026 Households: 1,422 2025 Households: 1,417 2024 Households: 1,411 2023 Households: 1,408 2022 Households: 1,404 2021 Households: 1,400 2020 Households: 1,395 2019 Households: 1,391 2018 Households: 1,384 2017 Households: 1,377 2016 Households: 1,359 2015 Households: 1,341 2014 Households: 1,323 2013 Households: 1,307 2043 Total population: 3,700 2042 Total population: 3,680 2041 Total population: 3,659 2040 Total population: 3,638 2039 Total population: 3,622 2038 Total population: 3,605 2037 Total population: 3,589 2036 Total population: 3,572 2035 Total population: 3,556 2034 Total population: 3,542 2033 Total population: 3,530 2032 Total population: 3,517 2031 Total population: 3,504 2030 Total population: 3,500 2029 Total population: 3,494 2028 Total population: 3,491 2027 Total population: 3,488 2026 Total population: 3,485 2025 Total population: 3,482 2024 Total population: 3,479 2023 Total population: 3,480 2022 Total population: 3,482 2021 Total population: 3,480 2020 Total population: 3,490 2019 Total population: 3,490 2018 Total population: 3,487 2017 Total population: 3,483 2016 Total population: 3,442 2015 Total population: 3,413 2014 Total population: 3,380 2013 Total population: 3,360
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
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