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2013 Census QuickStats about a place:
Pembroke

2018 Census place summaries has the latest information

Population and dwellings

Number of people counted

  • 1,224 people usually live in Pembroke. This is an increase of 24 people, or 2.0 percent, since the 2006 Census.
  • Pembroke has 13.6 percent of Stratford District's population.

Population of Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
 
Sex Pembroke Stratford District
Male 633 4,425
Female 594 4,566
Total people 1,224 8,988

Source: Statistics New Zealand


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

Number of dwellings counted

  • There are 438 occupied dwellings and 36 unoccupied dwellings in Pembroke.
  • For Stratford District as a whole, there are 3,579 occupied dwellings and 348 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 3 dwellings under construction in Pembroke, and 18 under construction in Stratford District.

Note: This time series is irregular. Because the 2011 Census was cancelled after the Canterbury earthquake on 22 February 2011, the gap between this census and the last one is seven years. The change in the data between 2006 and 2013 may be greater than in the usual five-year gap between censuses. Be careful when comparing trends.

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.


Age and sex

Total population

  • The median age (half are younger, and half older, than this age) is 37.2 years for people in Pembroke. The median age in Stratford District is 39.0 years.
  • 10.3 percent of people in Pembroke are aged 65 years and over, compared with 16.1 percent of the total Stratford District population.
  • 23.5 percent of people are aged under 15 years in Pembroke, compared with 22.0 percent for all of Stratford District.

Broad age group and sex of people
Pembroke
2013 Census
Graph, Broad age group and sex of people, selected area unit, 2013 Census.


Broad age group and sex of people
Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Broad age group and sex of people, selected territorial area, 2013 Census.


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

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Cultural diversity

Ethnic groups

  • The most common ethnic group in Pembroke is European, compared with European for Stratford District as a whole.

Ethnic groups in Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
 
Ethnic group(1) Pembroke (percent) Stratford District (percent)
European 96.4 91.9
Māori 5.9 11.8
Pacific peoples 0.0 0.6
Asian 0.8 2.2
Middle Eastern, Latin American, African 0.3 0.1
Other ethnicity 1.8 2.2

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

  • 7.5 percent of people in Pembroke were born overseas, compared with 9.3 percent for Stratford District as a whole.
  • For people born overseas who are now living in Pembroke, the most common birthplace was UK and Ireland, compared with UK and Ireland for people born overseas in all of Stratford District.

Languages spoken

  • After English, the next most common languages spoken in Pembroke are West Germanic not elsewhere classified, and te reo Māori, which were each spoken by 1.3 percent of people. For Stratford District as a whole, the most common language apart from English is te reo Māori, spoken by 2.0 percent of people.
  • 1.3 percent of people in Pembroke speak te reo Māori, compared with 2.0 percent of people for all of Stratford District.
  • New Zealand Sign Language is used by less than one percent of people in Pembroke, compared with less than one percent of people for all of Stratford District.
  • 94.3 percent of people in Pembroke speak only one language, compared with 92.4 percent of people for all of Stratford District.

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.


Relationship status

Total population aged 15 years and over

  • 31.1 percent of people aged 15 years and over living in Pembroke have never married, 57.1 percent are married, and 11.4 percent are separated, divorced or widowed.
  • 36.7 percent of people in Pembroke aged 15 years and over who have never been married live with a partner.

Legally registered relationship status for people aged 15 years and over
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Legally registered relationship status for people aged 15 years and over, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


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

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Qualifications

Total population aged 15 years and over

  • 72.2 percent of people aged 15 years and over in Pembroke have a formal qualification, compared with 67.1 percent in Stratford District.
  • In Pembroke, 8.5 percent of people aged 15 years and over held a bachelor's degree or higher as their highest qualification, compared with 8.0 percent for Stratford District as a whole.

Highest qualification for people aged 15 years and over
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Highest qualification for people aged 15 years and over, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


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

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Work

Total population aged 15 years and over

  • The unemployment rate in Pembroke is 4.1 percent for people aged 15 years and over, compared with 5.3 percent for all of Stratford District.
  • The most common occupational group in Pembroke is 'managers', and 'managers' is the most common occupational group in Stratford District.

Occupation for employed people aged 15 years and over
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Occupation for employed people aged 15 years and over, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


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

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Income

Total population aged 15 years and over

  • For people aged 15 years and over, the median income (half earn more, and half less, than this amount) in Pembroke is $34,800. This compares with a median of $28,200 for all of Stratford District.
  • 30.7 percent of people aged 15 years and over in Pembroke have an annual income of $20,000 or less, compared with 36.6 percent of people for Stratford District as a whole.
  • In Pembroke, 30.3 percent of people aged 15 years and over have an annual income of more than $50,000, compared with 23.9 percent of people in Stratford District.

Total personal income for people aged 15 years and over
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Total personal income for people aged 15 years and over, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


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

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Families

Family type

  • Couples with children make up 47.8 percent of all families in Pembroke, while couples without children make up 40.9 percent of all families.
  • In Stratford District, couples with children make up 41.1 percent of all families, while couples without children make up 42.7 percent of all families.
  • 10.4 percent of families in Pembroke are one parent with children families, while one parent with children families make up 16.3 percent of families for Stratford District as a whole.

Family type
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Family type, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


Note: All figures are for families in occupied private dwellings.

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Households

Household composition

  • One-family households make up 80.0 percent of all households in Pembroke. For Stratford District as a whole, one-family households make up 67.9 percent of all households.
  • In Pembroke, there are 72 one-person households making up 17.1 percent of all households. In Stratford District, one-person households make up 27.9 percent of all households.
  • The average household size in Pembroke is 2.8 people, compared with an average of 2.5 people per household for all of Stratford District.

Household composition
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Household composition, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


Note: All figures are for households in occupied private dwellings.

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Phone, fax, and Internet

Access to phones, fax machines, and Internet

  • 75.4 percent of households in Pembroke have access to the Internet, compared with 65.5 percent of households in Stratford District.
  • In Pembroke, 87.7 percent of households have access to a cellphone, compared with 78.1 percent of households for Stratford District as a whole.

Access to phones, fax machines, and Internet
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Access to phones, fax machines, and Internet, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


Note: All figures are for households in occupied private dwellings.

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.


Transport

Access to motor vehicles

  • 28.5 percent of households in Pembroke have access to three or more motor vehicles, compared with 16.9 percent of all households in Stratford District.

Access to motor vehicles
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Access to motor vehicles, selected area unit and territorial authority area, 2013 Census.


Note: All figures are for households in occupied private dwellings.

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

Main means of travel to work

  • The most common means of travel to work on census day for people in Pembroke was driving a private car, truck or van (66.7 percent of people who travelled to work used this form of transport).
  • This was followed by driving a company car, truck or van (14.0 percent) and motor cycle or power cycle (9.3 percent).
  • For Stratford District as a whole, the most common means of travel to work was driving a private car, truck or van, followed by driving a company car, truck or van and walking or jogging.

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.


Housing

Home ownership

  • In Pembroke, 69.1 percent of households in occupied private dwellings owned the dwelling or held it in a family trust.
  • For Stratford District as a whole, 68.1 percent of households in occupied private dwellings owned the dwelling or held it in a family trust.
  • For households in Pembroke who rented the dwelling that they lived in, the median weekly rent paid was $150. This compared with $190 for Stratford District.

Home ownership by household
Pembroke and Stratford District
2013 Census
Graph, Home ownership by household, selected area unit and territorial authority, 2013 Census.


Note: All figures are for households in occupied private dwellings.

Some percentages may be too small to show on graph.

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.

Building consents

Building consent data for the year ended December 2013 showed that:

  • The total number of building consents issued for dwellings, including apartments, in Pembroke was 7.
  • The total number of building consents issued for apartments in Pembroke was 0.
  • The total value of residential building work in Pembroke was $3,034,123.
  • The total value of non-residential building work in Pembroke was $1,230,172.

Note: Building consent data is obtained from all accredited building consent authorities (ie territorial authorities) and is compiled if the building consent issued is valued over $5000. See data quality information on building consents.


Business

Business demographics

Business demographic data for the year ended February 2013 showed that:

  • There were 282 business locations (geographic units) in Pembroke compared with 1,488 for all of Stratford District. This is a decrease of 3.8 percent from the year ended February 2006 for Pembroke.
  • There were 220 paid employees in Pembroke compared with 2,850 for all of Stratford District. This is an increase of 4.8 percent from the year ended February 2006 for Pembroke.

Top five industries in Pembroke
By employee count
For year ended February 2013
 
Industry (ANZSIC06)(1) Pembroke Stratford District
Employee count Percent of total employee count Employee Count Percent of total employee count
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 130 59.1 500 17.5
Manufacturing 25 11.4 140 4.9
Construction 18 8.2 190 6.7
Other services 9 4.1 120 4.2
Education and training 9 4.1 310 10.9

1. Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification 2006 (ANZSIC06 V1.0).
Note: Table may not show five industries as not all area units have five industries within their boundaries.
Some area units may have more than one industry with the same employee count but the table has been restricted to five industries.
Source: Statistics New Zealand


Note: Business demographic data is sourced from a register of economically significant businesses which is maintained by Statistics New Zealand. See data quality information on business demographics.

Employee count data has been randomly rounded. 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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