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2013 Census QuickStats about a place:
Long Bay
Cultural diversity

Ethnic groups

  • The most common ethnic group in Long Bay is European, compared with European for Auckland as a whole.

Ethnic groups in Long Bay and Auckland
2013 Census
 
Ethnic group(1) Long Bay (percent) Auckland (percent)
European 91.0 59.3
Māori 4.5 10.7
Pacific peoples 0.7 14.6
Asian 6.9 23.1
Middle Eastern, Latin American, African 1.4 1.9
Other ethnicity 1.4 1.2

1. Includes all people who stated each ethnic group, whether as their only ethnic group or as one of several. Where a person reported more than one ethnic group, they have been counted in each applicable group. As a result percentages do not add up to 100.
Source: Statistics New Zealand


Birthplace

  • 40.1 percent of people in Long Bay were born overseas, compared with 39.1 percent for Auckland as a whole.
  • For people born overseas who are now living in Long Bay, the most common birthplace was UK and Ireland, compared with Asia for people born overseas in all of Auckland.

Languages spoken

  • After English, the next most common language spoken in Long Bay is Afrikaans, which was spoken by 3.8 percent of people. For Auckland as a whole, the most common language apart from English is Samoan, spoken by 4.4 percent of people.
  • Less than one percent of people in Long Bay speak te reo Māori, compared with 2.3 percent of people for all of Auckland.
  • New Zealand Sign Language is used by less than one percent of people in Long Bay, compared with less than one percent of people for all of Auckland.
  • 81.3 percent of people in Long Bay speak only one language, compared with 69.4 percent of people for all of Auckland.

Note: All figures are for the census usually resident population count.

This data has been randomly rounded to protect confidentiality. Individual figures may not add up to totals, and values for the same data may vary in different text, tables and graphs. For areas with small populations, the data may not look as expected because of this rounding.

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