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Ohariu - Makara - Makara Beach

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Ohariu - Makara - Makara Beach is forecast to grow from 345 in 2013 to 405 in 2043, with the average household size falling from 2.73 to 2.47 by 2043.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Ohariu - Makara - Makara Beach. 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, November 2019.

Key findings

In 2013, the total population of Ohariu - Makara - Makara Beach was estimated to be 811 people. It is expected to increase by over 28 people to 839 by 2028, at an average annual growth rate of 0.23%. This is based on an increase of over 41 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.73 to 2.48 by 2028.

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