Wairarapa RegionPopulation forecast
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Upper Plain

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
Upper PlainForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population1,4201,4351,4851,6402,0792,5952,914
Change in population (5yrs)--1550155439516319
Average annual change--0.21%0.69%2.01%4.86%4.53%2.35%
Households6446657037939781,1841,315
Average household size2.152.102.062.022.092.162.19
Population in non private dwellings38383838383838
Dwellings6696807188099991,2091,344
Dwelling occupancy rate96.2697.7997.9198.0297.9097.9397.84

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: 2.19 2042 Average household size: 2.18 2041 Average household size: 2.18 2040 Average household size: 2.17 2039 Average household size: 2.17 2038 Average household size: 2.16 2037 Average household size: 2.15 2036 Average household size: 2.13 2035 Average household size: 2.12 2034 Average household size: 2.10 2033 Average household size: 2.09 2032 Average household size: 2.07 2031 Average household size: 2.06 2030 Average household size: 2.05 2029 Average household size: 2.03 2028 Average household size: 2.02 2027 Average household size: 2.03 2026 Average household size: 2.04 2025 Average household size: 2.04 2024 Average household size: 2.05 2023 Average household size: 2.06 2022 Average household size: 2.06 2021 Average household size: 2.08 2020 Average household size: 2.09 2019 Average household size: 2.10 2018 Average household size: 2.10 2017 Average household size: 2.10 2016 Average household size: 2.10 2015 Average household size: 2.11 2014 Average household size: 2.12 2013 Average household size: 2.14 2043 Average household size: 2.19 2042 Average household size: 2.18 2041 Average household size: 2.18 2040 Average household size: 2.17 2039 Average household size: 2.17 2038 Average household size: 2.16 2037 Average household size: 2.15 2036 Average household size: 2.13 2035 Average household size: 2.12 2034 Average household size: 2.10 2033 Average household size: 2.09 2032 Average household size: 2.07 2031 Average household size: 2.06 2030 Average household size: 2.05 2029 Average household size: 2.03 2028 Average household size: 2.02 2027 Average household size: 2.03 2026 Average household size: 2.04 2025 Average household size: 2.04 2024 Average household size: 2.05 2023 Average household size: 2.06 2022 Average household size: 2.06 2021 Average household size: 2.08 2020 Average household size: 2.09 2019 Average household size: 2.10 2018 Average household size: 2.10 2017 Average household size: 2.10 2016 Average household size: 2.10 2015 Average household size: 2.11 2014 Average household size: 2.12 2043 Households: 1,314 2042 Households: 1,293 2041 Households: 1,271 2040 Households: 1,245 2039 Households: 1,214 2038 Households: 1,183 2037 Households: 1,142 2036 Households: 1,101 2035 Households: 1,060 2034 Households: 1,019 2033 Households: 979 2032 Households: 938 2031 Households: 897 2030 Households: 861 2029 Households: 824 2028 Households: 793 2027 Households: 772 2026 Households: 752 2025 Households: 734 2024 Households: 716 2023 Households: 703 2022 Households: 690 2021 Households: 682 2020 Households: 674 2019 Households: 667 2018 Households: 665 2017 Households: 660 2016 Households: 656 2015 Households: 652 2014 Households: 649 2013 Households: 645 2043 Total population: 2,914 2042 Total population: 2,860 2041 Total population: 2,806 2040 Total population: 2,740 2039 Total population: 2,667 2038 Total population: 2,595 2037 Total population: 2,491 2036 Total population: 2,386 2035 Total population: 2,281 2034 Total population: 2,178 2033 Total population: 2,079 2032 Total population: 1,982 2031 Total population: 1,886 2030 Total population: 1,799 2029 Total population: 1,714 2028 Total population: 1,640 2027 Total population: 1,601 2026 Total population: 1,570 2025 Total population: 1,538 2024 Total population: 1,509 2023 Total population: 1,485 2022 Total population: 1,462 2021 Total population: 1,455 2020 Total population: 1,445 2019 Total population: 1,437 2018 Total population: 1,435 2017 Total population: 1,425 2016 Total population: 1,417 2015 Total population: 1,417 2014 Total population: 1,415 2013 Total population: 1,420
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
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