Whanganui DistrictPopulation forecast
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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
TawheroForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population3,2293,2993,3263,3683,3733,4023,421
Change in population (5yrs)--71274252919
Average annual change--0.43%0.16%0.25%0.03%0.17%0.11%
Households1,2971,3441,3741,4021,4241,4441,453
Average household size2.472.432.402.382.352.342.33
Population in non private dwellings29292929292929
Dwellings1,3431,3931,4291,4641,4961,5261,547
Dwelling occupancy rate96.5796.4896.1595.7795.1994.6393.92

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: 2.33 2042 Average household size: 2.33 2041 Average household size: 2.33 2040 Average household size: 2.34 2039 Average household size: 2.34 2038 Average household size: 2.34 2037 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Average household size: 2.34 2035 Average household size: 2.34 2034 Average household size: 2.34 2033 Average household size: 2.35 2032 Average household size: 2.35 2031 Average household size: 2.36 2030 Average household size: 2.37 2029 Average household size: 2.37 2028 Average household size: 2.38 2027 Average household size: 2.39 2026 Average household size: 2.39 2025 Average household size: 2.40 2024 Average household size: 2.40 2023 Average household size: 2.40 2022 Average household size: 2.40 2021 Average household size: 2.41 2020 Average household size: 2.42 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.44 2017 Average household size: 2.44 2016 Average household size: 2.45 2015 Average household size: 2.47 2014 Average household size: 2.48 2013 Average household size: 2.47 2043 Average household size: 2.33 2042 Average household size: 2.33 2041 Average household size: 2.33 2040 Average household size: 2.34 2039 Average household size: 2.34 2038 Average household size: 2.34 2037 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Average household size: 2.34 2035 Average household size: 2.34 2034 Average household size: 2.34 2033 Average household size: 2.35 2032 Average household size: 2.35 2031 Average household size: 2.36 2030 Average household size: 2.37 2029 Average household size: 2.37 2028 Average household size: 2.38 2027 Average household size: 2.39 2026 Average household size: 2.39 2025 Average household size: 2.40 2024 Average household size: 2.40 2023 Average household size: 2.40 2022 Average household size: 2.40 2021 Average household size: 2.41 2020 Average household size: 2.42 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.44 2017 Average household size: 2.44 2016 Average household size: 2.45 2015 Average household size: 2.47 2014 Average household size: 2.48 2043 Households: 1,454 2042 Households: 1,452 2041 Households: 1,450 2040 Households: 1,448 2039 Households: 1,446 2038 Households: 1,444 2037 Households: 1,440 2036 Households: 1,436 2035 Households: 1,432 2034 Households: 1,428 2033 Households: 1,424 2032 Households: 1,420 2031 Households: 1,416 2030 Households: 1,412 2029 Households: 1,407 2028 Households: 1,402 2027 Households: 1,397 2026 Households: 1,392 2025 Households: 1,386 2024 Households: 1,380 2023 Households: 1,374 2022 Households: 1,368 2021 Households: 1,362 2020 Households: 1,355 2019 Households: 1,348 2018 Households: 1,343 2017 Households: 1,335 2016 Households: 1,328 2015 Households: 1,316 2014 Households: 1,304 2013 Households: 1,297 2043 Total population: 3,421 2042 Total population: 3,418 2041 Total population: 3,416 2040 Total population: 3,412 2039 Total population: 3,408 2038 Total population: 3,402 2037 Total population: 3,395 2036 Total population: 3,388 2035 Total population: 3,381 2034 Total population: 3,377 2033 Total population: 3,373 2032 Total population: 3,372 2031 Total population: 3,371 2030 Total population: 3,370 2029 Total population: 3,369 2028 Total population: 3,368 2027 Total population: 3,367 2026 Total population: 3,361 2025 Total population: 3,358 2024 Total population: 3,338 2023 Total population: 3,326 2022 Total population: 3,319 2021 Total population: 3,311 2020 Total population: 3,304 2019 Total population: 3,297 2018 Total population: 3,299 2017 Total population: 3,293 2016 Total population: 3,290 2015 Total population: 3,282 2014 Total population: 3,263 2013 Total population: 3,229
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
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