Whanganui DistrictPopulation forecast
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Maxwell-Brunswick-Kai Iwi-Westmere-Blueskin

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Whanganui District. 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
Maxwell-Brunswick-Kai Iwi-Westmere-BlueskinForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population3,5193,4143,4993,7173,9824,2564,522
Change in population (5yrs)---10585218265274266
Average annual change---0.61%0.49%1.22%1.39%1.34%1.22%
Households1,3321,3581,4381,5401,6461,7541,863
Average household size2.632.502.422.402.412.422.42
Population in non private dwellings15151515151515
Dwellings1,4291,4641,5501,6601,7731,8882,003
Dwelling occupancy rate93.2192.7692.7792.7792.8492.9093.01

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2043 Average household size: 2.42 2042 Average household size: 2.42 2041 Average household size: 2.42 2040 Average household size: 2.42 2039 Average household size: 2.42 2038 Average household size: 2.42 2037 Average household size: 2.42 2036 Average household size: 2.41 2035 Average household size: 2.41 2034 Average household size: 2.41 2033 Average household size: 2.41 2032 Average household size: 2.41 2031 Average household size: 2.41 2030 Average household size: 2.40 2029 Average household size: 2.40 2028 Average household size: 2.40 2027 Average household size: 2.40 2026 Average household size: 2.40 2025 Average household size: 2.40 2024 Average household size: 2.41 2023 Average household size: 2.42 2022 Average household size: 2.43 2021 Average household size: 2.45 2020 Average household size: 2.46 2019 Average household size: 2.48 2018 Average household size: 2.50 2017 Average household size: 2.53 2016 Average household size: 2.56 2015 Average household size: 2.59 2014 Average household size: 2.62 2013 Average household size: 2.63 2043 Average household size: 2.42 2042 Average household size: 2.42 2041 Average household size: 2.42 2040 Average household size: 2.42 2039 Average household size: 2.42 2038 Average household size: 2.42 2037 Average household size: 2.42 2036 Average household size: 2.41 2035 Average household size: 2.41 2034 Average household size: 2.41 2033 Average household size: 2.41 2032 Average household size: 2.41 2031 Average household size: 2.41 2030 Average household size: 2.40 2029 Average household size: 2.40 2028 Average household size: 2.40 2027 Average household size: 2.40 2026 Average household size: 2.40 2025 Average household size: 2.40 2024 Average household size: 2.41 2023 Average household size: 2.42 2022 Average household size: 2.43 2021 Average household size: 2.45 2020 Average household size: 2.46 2019 Average household size: 2.48 2018 Average household size: 2.50 2017 Average household size: 2.53 2016 Average household size: 2.56 2015 Average household size: 2.59 2014 Average household size: 2.62 2043 Households: 1,862 2042 Households: 1,841 2041 Households: 1,819 2040 Households: 1,798 2039 Households: 1,776 2038 Households: 1,754 2037 Households: 1,733 2036 Households: 1,711 2035 Households: 1,690 2034 Households: 1,668 2033 Households: 1,647 2032 Households: 1,625 2031 Households: 1,604 2030 Households: 1,582 2029 Households: 1,561 2028 Households: 1,541 2027 Households: 1,520 2026 Households: 1,500 2025 Households: 1,479 2024 Households: 1,459 2023 Households: 1,438 2022 Households: 1,418 2021 Households: 1,400 2020 Households: 1,384 2019 Households: 1,370 2018 Households: 1,358 2017 Households: 1,346 2016 Households: 1,335 2015 Households: 1,328 2014 Households: 1,324 2013 Households: 1,331 2043 Total population: 4,522 2042 Total population: 4,469 2041 Total population: 4,414 2040 Total population: 4,360 2039 Total population: 4,310 2038 Total population: 4,256 2037 Total population: 4,200 2036 Total population: 4,145 2035 Total population: 4,090 2034 Total population: 4,038 2033 Total population: 3,982 2032 Total population: 3,929 2031 Total population: 3,873 2030 Total population: 3,819 2029 Total population: 3,761 2028 Total population: 3,717 2027 Total population: 3,665 2026 Total population: 3,616 2025 Total population: 3,572 2024 Total population: 3,535 2023 Total population: 3,499 2022 Total population: 3,466 2021 Total population: 3,438 2020 Total population: 3,423 2019 Total population: 3,416 2018 Total population: 3,414 2017 Total population: 3,418 2016 Total population: 3,431 2015 Total population: 3,455 2014 Total population: 3,478 2013 Total population: 3,519
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
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