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Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley Park

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
Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley ParkForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population5,9685,9275,9035,8555,8305,8345,859
Change in population (5yrs)---40-24-48-25425
Average annual change---0.14%-0.08%-0.16%-0.08%0.01%0.09%
Households2,5632,5612,5762,5872,5942,6062,620
Average household size2.292.272.252.222.202.192.19
Population in non private dwellings101101101101121121121
Dwellings2,7082,7262,7512,7762,8032,8332,867
Dwelling occupancy rate94.6593.9593.6493.1992.5491.9991.38

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: 2.19 2042 Average household size: 2.19 2041 Average household size: 2.19 2040 Average household size: 2.19 2039 Average household size: 2.19 2038 Average household size: 2.19 2037 Average household size: 2.19 2036 Average household size: 2.19 2035 Average household size: 2.20 2034 Average household size: 2.20 2033 Average household size: 2.20 2032 Average household size: 2.20 2031 Average household size: 2.21 2030 Average household size: 2.21 2029 Average household size: 2.22 2028 Average household size: 2.22 2027 Average household size: 2.23 2026 Average household size: 2.24 2025 Average household size: 2.24 2024 Average household size: 2.25 2023 Average household size: 2.25 2022 Average household size: 2.26 2021 Average household size: 2.26 2020 Average household size: 2.26 2019 Average household size: 2.27 2018 Average household size: 2.27 2017 Average household size: 2.28 2016 Average household size: 2.29 2015 Average household size: 2.30 2014 Average household size: 2.31 2013 Average household size: 2.29 2043 Average household size: 2.19 2042 Average household size: 2.19 2041 Average household size: 2.19 2040 Average household size: 2.19 2039 Average household size: 2.19 2038 Average household size: 2.19 2037 Average household size: 2.19 2036 Average household size: 2.19 2035 Average household size: 2.20 2034 Average household size: 2.20 2033 Average household size: 2.20 2032 Average household size: 2.20 2031 Average household size: 2.21 2030 Average household size: 2.21 2029 Average household size: 2.22 2028 Average household size: 2.22 2027 Average household size: 2.23 2026 Average household size: 2.24 2025 Average household size: 2.24 2024 Average household size: 2.25 2023 Average household size: 2.25 2022 Average household size: 2.26 2021 Average household size: 2.26 2020 Average household size: 2.26 2019 Average household size: 2.27 2018 Average household size: 2.27 2017 Average household size: 2.28 2016 Average household size: 2.29 2015 Average household size: 2.30 2014 Average household size: 2.31 2043 Households: 2,620 2042 Households: 2,617 2041 Households: 2,614 2040 Households: 2,611 2039 Households: 2,608 2038 Households: 2,605 2037 Households: 2,603 2036 Households: 2,601 2035 Households: 2,599 2034 Households: 2,597 2033 Households: 2,595 2032 Households: 2,593 2031 Households: 2,590 2030 Households: 2,589 2029 Households: 2,588 2028 Households: 2,586 2027 Households: 2,585 2026 Households: 2,584 2025 Households: 2,582 2024 Households: 2,579 2023 Households: 2,576 2022 Households: 2,573 2021 Households: 2,570 2020 Households: 2,567 2019 Households: 2,564 2018 Households: 2,561 2017 Households: 2,556 2016 Households: 2,548 2015 Households: 2,543 2014 Households: 2,539 2013 Households: 2,563 2043 Total population: 5,859 2042 Total population: 5,853 2041 Total population: 5,848 2040 Total population: 5,842 2039 Total population: 5,836 2038 Total population: 5,834 2037 Total population: 5,831 2036 Total population: 5,829 2035 Total population: 5,827 2034 Total population: 5,827 2033 Total population: 5,830 2032 Total population: 5,836 2031 Total population: 5,842 2030 Total population: 5,853 2029 Total population: 5,843 2028 Total population: 5,855 2027 Total population: 5,868 2026 Total population: 5,881 2025 Total population: 5,893 2024 Total population: 5,900 2023 Total population: 5,903 2022 Total population: 5,905 2021 Total population: 5,909 2020 Total population: 5,911 2019 Total population: 5,922 2018 Total population: 5,927 2017 Total population: 5,932 2016 Total population: 5,936 2015 Total population: 5,954 2014 Total population: 5,965 2013 Total population: 5,968
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
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