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Newlands - Ngauranga

Household types

In 2013, the dominant household type in Newlands - Ngauranga was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Wellington City, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Newlands - Ngauranga201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents96236.51,00832.11,02331.3+61
Couples without dependents72127.31,04433.21,09533.5+374
Group households1043.91434.61655.0+61
Lone person households46817.751816.553316.3+65
One parent family28210.735011.137811.6+96
Other families1013.8772.5782.4-23

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2016.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2043: 78 One parent family, 2043: 378 Lone person households, 2043: 533 Group households, 2043: 165 Couples without dependents, 2043: 1,095 Couple families with dependents, 2043: 1,023 Other families, 2028: 77 One parent family, 2028: 350 Lone person households, 2028: 518 Group households, 2028: 143 Couples without dependents, 2028: 1,044 Couple families with dependents, 2028: 1,008 Other families, 2013: 101 One parent family, 2013: 282 Lone person households, 2013: 468 Group households, 2013: 104 Couples without dependents, 2013: 721 Couple families with dependents, 2013: 962
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2016.
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043 Forecast change in Other families,  2028 to 2043: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2028 to 2043: 28 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2028 to 2043: 15 Forecast change in Group households,  2028 to 2043: 22 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2028 to 2043: 51 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2028 to 2043: 15 Forecast change in Other families,  2013 to 2028: -24 Forecast change in One parent family,  2013 to 2028: 68 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2013 to 2028: 50 Forecast change in Group households,  2013 to 2028: 39 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2013 to 2028: 323 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2013 to 2028: 46
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2016.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant household type in Newlands - Ngauranga was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 36.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 323 households and account for 33.2% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to decrease by 24 households, to comprise 2.5% of all households in 2028, compared to 3.8% in 2013.

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