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Solway South

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
Solway SouthForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population3,0943,3493,6983,9813,9943,9643,960
Change in population (5yrs)--25634928312-29-4
Average annual change--1.60%2.00%1.49%0.06%-0.15%-0.02%
Households1,2591,3531,4711,5821,6101,6191,627
Average household size2.462.482.512.522.482.442.41
Population in non private dwellings000002040
Dwellings1,2951,3671,4911,6051,6341,6441,654
Dwelling occupancy rate97.2298.9898.6698.5798.5398.4898.37

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: 2.41 2042 Average household size: 2.41 2041 Average household size: 2.42 2040 Average household size: 2.42 2039 Average household size: 2.43 2038 Average household size: 2.44 2037 Average household size: 2.44 2036 Average household size: 2.45 2035 Average household size: 2.46 2034 Average household size: 2.47 2033 Average household size: 2.48 2032 Average household size: 2.49 2031 Average household size: 2.49 2030 Average household size: 2.50 2029 Average household size: 2.51 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.52 2026 Average household size: 2.52 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.50 2021 Average household size: 2.50 2020 Average household size: 2.49 2019 Average household size: 2.49 2018 Average household size: 2.48 2017 Average household size: 2.47 2016 Average household size: 2.47 2015 Average household size: 2.47 2014 Average household size: 2.46 2013 Average household size: 2.46 2043 Average household size: 2.41 2042 Average household size: 2.41 2041 Average household size: 2.42 2040 Average household size: 2.42 2039 Average household size: 2.43 2038 Average household size: 2.44 2037 Average household size: 2.44 2036 Average household size: 2.45 2035 Average household size: 2.46 2034 Average household size: 2.47 2033 Average household size: 2.48 2032 Average household size: 2.49 2031 Average household size: 2.49 2030 Average household size: 2.50 2029 Average household size: 2.51 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.52 2026 Average household size: 2.52 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.50 2021 Average household size: 2.50 2020 Average household size: 2.49 2019 Average household size: 2.49 2018 Average household size: 2.48 2017 Average household size: 2.47 2016 Average household size: 2.47 2015 Average household size: 2.47 2014 Average household size: 2.46 2043 Households: 1,627 2042 Households: 1,625 2041 Households: 1,624 2040 Households: 1,622 2039 Households: 1,620 2038 Households: 1,619 2037 Households: 1,617 2036 Households: 1,615 2035 Households: 1,614 2034 Households: 1,612 2033 Households: 1,610 2032 Households: 1,608 2031 Households: 1,606 2030 Households: 1,603 2029 Households: 1,595 2028 Households: 1,582 2027 Households: 1,568 2026 Households: 1,549 2025 Households: 1,525 2024 Households: 1,494 2023 Households: 1,470 2022 Households: 1,449 2021 Households: 1,427 2020 Households: 1,400 2019 Households: 1,376 2018 Households: 1,352 2017 Households: 1,330 2016 Households: 1,313 2015 Households: 1,295 2014 Households: 1,277 2013 Households: 1,258 2043 Total population: 3,960 2042 Total population: 3,963 2041 Total population: 3,947 2040 Total population: 3,952 2039 Total population: 3,956 2038 Total population: 3,964 2037 Total population: 3,951 2036 Total population: 3,960 2035 Total population: 3,970 2034 Total population: 3,980 2033 Total population: 3,994 2032 Total population: 3,999 2031 Total population: 4,008 2030 Total population: 4,008 2029 Total population: 4,001 2028 Total population: 3,981 2027 Total population: 3,950 2026 Total population: 3,904 2025 Total population: 3,843 2024 Total population: 3,762 2023 Total population: 3,698 2022 Total population: 3,615 2021 Total population: 3,563 2020 Total population: 3,490 2019 Total population: 3,423 2018 Total population: 3,349 2017 Total population: 3,283 2016 Total population: 3,246 2015 Total population: 3,199 2014 Total population: 3,142 2013 Total population: 3,094
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
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