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Opaki - Fernridge

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
Opaki - FernridgeForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population1,4651,6241,8252,0612,2802,5122,993
Change in population (5yrs)--160201236219233481
Average annual change--2.09%2.36%2.46%2.04%1.96%3.56%
Households5436066897758699671,150
Average household size2.612.602.582.552.522.512.53
Population in non private dwellings46464686868686
Dwellings5696257117998949961,186
Dwelling occupancy rate95.4396.9696.9197.0097.2097.0996.96

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: 2.53 2042 Average household size: 2.52 2041 Average household size: 2.52 2040 Average household size: 2.51 2039 Average household size: 2.51 2038 Average household size: 2.51 2037 Average household size: 2.51 2036 Average household size: 2.51 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.52 2033 Average household size: 2.52 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.53 2030 Average household size: 2.53 2029 Average household size: 2.54 2028 Average household size: 2.54 2027 Average household size: 2.55 2026 Average household size: 2.56 2025 Average household size: 2.56 2024 Average household size: 2.57 2023 Average household size: 2.58 2022 Average household size: 2.58 2021 Average household size: 2.59 2020 Average household size: 2.59 2019 Average household size: 2.60 2018 Average household size: 2.61 2017 Average household size: 2.60 2016 Average household size: 2.60 2015 Average household size: 2.61 2014 Average household size: 2.61 2013 Average household size: 2.62 2043 Average household size: 2.53 2042 Average household size: 2.52 2041 Average household size: 2.52 2040 Average household size: 2.51 2039 Average household size: 2.51 2038 Average household size: 2.51 2037 Average household size: 2.51 2036 Average household size: 2.51 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.52 2033 Average household size: 2.52 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.53 2030 Average household size: 2.53 2029 Average household size: 2.54 2028 Average household size: 2.54 2027 Average household size: 2.55 2026 Average household size: 2.56 2025 Average household size: 2.56 2024 Average household size: 2.57 2023 Average household size: 2.58 2022 Average household size: 2.58 2021 Average household size: 2.59 2020 Average household size: 2.59 2019 Average household size: 2.60 2018 Average household size: 2.61 2017 Average household size: 2.60 2016 Average household size: 2.60 2015 Average household size: 2.61 2014 Average household size: 2.61 2043 Households: 1,150 2042 Households: 1,106 2041 Households: 1,063 2040 Households: 1,025 2039 Households: 996 2038 Households: 967 2037 Households: 943 2036 Households: 924 2035 Households: 906 2034 Households: 888 2033 Households: 869 2032 Households: 851 2031 Households: 832 2030 Households: 813 2029 Households: 795 2028 Households: 776 2027 Households: 760 2026 Households: 743 2025 Households: 725 2024 Households: 708 2023 Households: 690 2022 Households: 672 2021 Households: 655 2020 Households: 637 2019 Households: 620 2018 Households: 606 2017 Households: 593 2016 Households: 579 2015 Households: 567 2014 Households: 553 2013 Households: 542 2043 Total population: 2,993 2042 Total population: 2,877 2041 Total population: 2,762 2040 Total population: 2,658 2039 Total population: 2,585 2038 Total population: 2,512 2037 Total population: 2,452 2036 Total population: 2,408 2035 Total population: 2,361 2034 Total population: 2,320 2033 Total population: 2,280 2032 Total population: 2,235 2031 Total population: 2,192 2030 Total population: 2,146 2029 Total population: 2,102 2028 Total population: 2,061 2027 Total population: 2,023 2026 Total population: 1,947 2025 Total population: 1,907 2024 Total population: 1,862 2023 Total population: 1,825 2022 Total population: 1,782 2021 Total population: 1,740 2020 Total population: 1,699 2019 Total population: 1,657 2018 Total population: 1,624 2017 Total population: 1,589 2016 Total population: 1,555 2015 Total population: 1,526 2014 Total population: 1,492 2013 Total population: 1,465
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
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