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Ohariu - Makara - Makara Beach

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Wellington City. 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
Ohariu - Makara - Makara BeachForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population811823825839863886914
Change in population (5yrs)--12314232427
Average annual change--0.29%0.06%0.34%0.55%0.54%0.61%
Households297313326338348359370
Average household size2.732.632.532.482.482.472.47
Population in non private dwellings0000000
Dwellings345355365375385395405
Dwelling occupancy rate86.0988.1789.3290.1390.3990.8991.36

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2043 Average household size: 2.47 2042 Average household size: 2.47 2041 Average household size: 2.47 2040 Average household size: 2.47 2039 Average household size: 2.47 2038 Average household size: 2.47 2037 Average household size: 2.47 2036 Average household size: 2.47 2035 Average household size: 2.47 2034 Average household size: 2.48 2033 Average household size: 2.48 2032 Average household size: 2.48 2031 Average household size: 2.49 2030 Average household size: 2.48 2029 Average household size: 2.48 2028 Average household size: 2.49 2027 Average household size: 2.50 2026 Average household size: 2.50 2025 Average household size: 2.51 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.53 2022 Average household size: 2.55 2021 Average household size: 2.57 2020 Average household size: 2.59 2019 Average household size: 2.61 2018 Average household size: 2.63 2017 Average household size: 2.66 2016 Average household size: 2.68 2015 Average household size: 2.69 2014 Average household size: 2.70 2013 Average household size: 2.73 2043 Average household size: 2.47 2042 Average household size: 2.47 2041 Average household size: 2.47 2040 Average household size: 2.47 2039 Average household size: 2.47 2038 Average household size: 2.47 2037 Average household size: 2.47 2036 Average household size: 2.47 2035 Average household size: 2.47 2034 Average household size: 2.48 2033 Average household size: 2.48 2032 Average household size: 2.48 2031 Average household size: 2.49 2030 Average household size: 2.48 2029 Average household size: 2.48 2028 Average household size: 2.49 2027 Average household size: 2.50 2026 Average household size: 2.50 2025 Average household size: 2.51 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.53 2022 Average household size: 2.55 2021 Average household size: 2.57 2020 Average household size: 2.59 2019 Average household size: 2.61 2018 Average household size: 2.63 2017 Average household size: 2.66 2016 Average household size: 2.68 2015 Average household size: 2.69 2014 Average household size: 2.70 2043 Households: 370 2042 Households: 368 2041 Households: 365 2040 Households: 363 2039 Households: 361 2038 Households: 359 2037 Households: 357 2036 Households: 355 2035 Households: 352 2034 Households: 350 2033 Households: 348 2032 Households: 346 2031 Households: 344 2030 Households: 342 2029 Households: 339 2028 Households: 337 2027 Households: 335 2026 Households: 333 2025 Households: 331 2024 Households: 329 2023 Households: 327 2022 Households: 324 2021 Households: 321 2020 Households: 318 2019 Households: 315 2018 Households: 312 2017 Households: 309 2016 Households: 306 2015 Households: 303 2014 Households: 300 2013 Households: 297 2043 Total population: 914 2042 Total population: 908 2041 Total population: 903 2040 Total population: 898 2039 Total population: 893 2038 Total population: 886 2037 Total population: 882 2036 Total population: 877 2035 Total population: 872 2034 Total population: 867 2033 Total population: 863 2032 Total population: 859 2031 Total population: 855 2030 Total population: 848 2029 Total population: 842 2028 Total population: 839 2027 Total population: 836 2026 Total population: 832 2025 Total population: 830 2024 Total population: 829 2023 Total population: 825 2022 Total population: 826 2021 Total population: 825 2020 Total population: 823 2019 Total population: 823 2018 Total population: 823 2017 Total population: 822 2016 Total population: 820 2015 Total population: 815 2014 Total population: 811 2013 Total population: 811
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2016.
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