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2013 Census QuickStats about a place:
Ahaura
Cultural diversity

Ethnic groups

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

Ethnic groups in Ahaura and Grey District
2013 Census
 
Ethnic group(1) Ahaura (percent) Grey District (percent)
European 94.4 92.6
Māori 6.5 9.3
Pacific peoples 2.8 1.1
Asian 0.9 1.8
Middle Eastern, Latin American, African 0.9 0.3
Other ethnicity 1.9 2.5

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

  • 9.3 percent of people in Ahaura were born overseas, compared with 9.7 percent for Grey District as a whole.
  • For people born overseas who are now living in Ahaura, the most common birthplace was UK and Ireland, compared with UK and Ireland for people born overseas in all of Grey District.

Languages spoken

  • English is the most common language spoken in Ahaura.
  • Less than one percent of people in Ahaura speak te reo Māori, compared with 1.4 percent of people for all of Grey District.
  • New Zealand Sign Language is used by 0 percent of people in Ahaura, compared with less than one percent of people for all of Grey District.
  • 96.3 percent of people in Ahaura speak only one language, compared with 93.1 percent of people for all of Grey 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.

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