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Roseneath - Oriental Bay

Household types

In 2013, the dominant household type in Roseneath - Oriental Bay was 'Couples without 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
Roseneath - Oriental Bay201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents18713.221112.922713.5+40
Couples without dependents55539.262938.664638.4+91
Group households1379.717410.718711.1+50
Lone person households42930.348829.948829.0+59
One parent family765.4935.7985.8+22
Other families312.2362.2382.3+7

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2043: 38 One parent family, 2043: 98 Lone person households, 2043: 488 Group households, 2043: 187 Couples without dependents, 2043: 646 Couple families with dependents, 2043: 227 Other families, 2028: 36 One parent family, 2028: 93 Lone person households, 2028: 488 Group households, 2028: 174 Couples without dependents, 2028: 629 Couple families with dependents, 2028: 211 Other families, 2013: 31 One parent family, 2013: 76 Lone person households, 2013: 429 Group households, 2013: 137 Couples without dependents, 2013: 555 Couple families with dependents, 2013: 187
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: 2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2028 to 2043: 5 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2028 to 2043: 0 Forecast change in Group households,  2028 to 2043: 13 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2028 to 2043: 17 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2028 to 2043: 16 Forecast change in Other families,  2013 to 2028: 5 Forecast change in One parent family,  2013 to 2028: 17 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2013 to 2028: 59 Forecast change in Group households,  2013 to 2028: 37 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2013 to 2028: 74 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2013 to 2028: 24
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2016.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant household type in Roseneath - Oriental Bay was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 39.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 74 households and account for 38.6% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 5 households, to comprise 2.2% of all households in 2028, compared to 2.2% in 2013.

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