Stats NZ has a new website.

For new releases go to

www.stats.govt.nz

As we transition to our new site, you'll still find some Stats NZ information here on this archive site.

  • Share this page to Facebook
  • Share this page to Twitter
  • Share this page to Google+
2013 Census QuickStats about a place:
Hanmer Springs

Population and dwellings

Number of people counted

  • 840 people usually live in Hanmer Springs. This is an increase of 108 people, or 14.8 percent, since the 2006 Census.
  • Hanmer Springs has 7.3 percent of Hurunui District's population.

Population of Hanmer Springs and Hurunui District
2013 Census
 
Sex Hanmer Springs Hurunui District
Male 408 5,799
Female 435 5,730
Total people 840 11,529

Source: Statistics New Zealand


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

Number of dwellings counted

  • There are 444 occupied dwellings and 645 unoccupied dwellings in Hanmer Springs.
  • For Hurunui District as a whole, there are 4,863 occupied dwellings and 1,479 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 15 dwellings under construction in Hanmer Springs, and 87 under construction in Hurunui 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 41.0 years for people in Hanmer Springs. The median age in Hurunui District is 43.6 years.
  • 14.2 percent of people in Hanmer Springs are aged 65 years and over, compared with 17.6 percent of the total Hurunui District population.
  • 18.5 percent of people are aged under 15 years in Hanmer Springs, compared with 19.5 percent for all of Hurunui District.

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


Broad age group and sex of people
Hurunui 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 Hanmer Springs is European, compared with European for Hurunui District as a whole.

Ethnic groups in Hanmer Springs and Hurunui District
2013 Census
 
Ethnic group(1) Hanmer Springs (percent) Hurunui District (percent)
European 89.9 93.4
Māori 6.2 7.3
Pacific peoples 0.4 0.8
Asian 7.0 2.3
Middle Eastern, Latin American, African 1.2 0.6
Other ethnicity 1.6 1.9

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

  • 26.1 percent of people in Hanmer Springs were born overseas, compared with 15.0 percent for Hurunui District as a whole.
  • For people born overseas who are now living in Hanmer Springs, the most common birthplace was UK and Ireland, compared with UK and Ireland for people born overseas in all of Hurunui District.

Languages spoken

  • After English, the next most common language spoken in Hanmer Springs is French, which was spoken by 3.5 percent of people. For Hurunui District as a whole, the most common language apart from English is te reo Māori, spoken by 1.3 percent of people.
  • Less than one percent of people in Hanmer Springs speak te reo Māori, compared with 1.3 percent of people for all of Hurunui District.
  • New Zealand Sign Language is used by less than one percent of people in Hanmer Springs, compared with less than one percent of people for all of Hurunui District.
  • 86.8 percent of people in Hanmer Springs speak only one language, compared with 91.4 percent of people for all of Hurunui 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

  • 29.5 percent of people aged 15 years and over living in Hanmer Springs have never married, 54.6 percent are married, and 15.5 percent are separated, divorced or widowed.
  • 40.0 percent of people in Hanmer Springs 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
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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

  • 82.9 percent of people aged 15 years and over in Hanmer Springs have a formal qualification, compared with 76.1 percent in Hurunui District.
  • In Hanmer Springs, 18.0 percent of people aged 15 years and over held a bachelor's degree or higher as their highest qualification, compared with 12.4 percent for Hurunui District as a whole.

Highest qualification for people aged 15 years and over
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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 Hanmer Springs is 2.9 percent for people aged 15 years and over, compared with 2.5 percent for all of Hurunui District.
  • The most common occupational group in Hanmer Springs is 'managers', and 'managers' is the most common occupational group in Hurunui District.

Occupation for employed people aged 15 years and over
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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 Hanmer Springs is $31,400. This compares with a median of $28,600 for all of Hurunui District.
  • 29.0 percent of people aged 15 years and over in Hanmer Springs have an annual income of $20,000 or less, compared with 35.8 percent of people for Hurunui District as a whole.
  • In Hanmer Springs, 21.3 percent of people aged 15 years and over have an annual income of more than $50,000, compared with 24.0 percent of people in Hurunui District.

Total personal income for people aged 15 years and over
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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 30.4 percent of all families in Hanmer Springs, while couples without children make up 59.5 percent of all families.
  • In Hurunui District, couples with children make up 38.7 percent of all families, while couples without children make up 52.2 percent of all families.
  • 10.1 percent of families in Hanmer Springs are one parent with children families, while one parent with children families make up 9.1 percent of families for Hurunui District as a whole.

Family type
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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 69.6 percent of all households in Hanmer Springs. For Hurunui District as a whole, one-family households make up 71.5 percent of all households.
  • In Hanmer Springs, there are 84 one-person households making up 25.0 percent of all households. In Hurunui District, one-person households make up 24.6 percent of all households.
  • The average household size in Hanmer Springs is 2.3 people, compared with an average of 2.4 people per household for all of Hurunui District.

Household composition
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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

  • 80.7 percent of households in Hanmer Springs have access to the Internet, compared with 75.0 percent of households in Hurunui District.
  • In Hanmer Springs, 90.8 percent of households have access to a cellphone, compared with 82.2 percent of households for Hurunui District as a whole.

Access to phones, fax machines, and Internet
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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

  • 10.9 percent of households in Hanmer Springs have access to three or more motor vehicles, compared with 20.6 percent of all households in Hurunui District.

Access to motor vehicles
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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 Hanmer Springs was driving a private car, truck or van (46.7 percent of people who travelled to work used this form of transport).
  • This was followed by walking or jogging (25.2 percent) and driving a company car, truck or van (15.9 percent).
  • For Hurunui 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 Hanmer Springs, 56.4 percent of households in occupied private dwellings owned the dwelling or held it in a family trust.
  • For Hurunui District as a whole, 68.9 percent of households in occupied private dwellings owned the dwelling or held it in a family trust.
  • For households in Hanmer Springs who rented the dwelling that they lived in, the median weekly rent paid was $260. This compared with $190 for Hurunui District.

Home ownership by household
Hanmer Springs and Hurunui 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 Hanmer Springs was 15.
  • The total number of building consents issued for apartments in Hanmer Springs was 0.
  • The total value of residential building work in Hanmer Springs was $5,326,619.
  • The total value of non-residential building work in Hanmer Springs was $880,000.

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 195 business locations (geographic units) in Hanmer Springs compared with 2,550 for all of Hurunui District. This is a decrease of 3.5 percent from the year ended February 2006 for Hanmer Springs.
  • There were 590 paid employees in Hanmer Springs compared with 4,270 for all of Hurunui District. This is an increase of 20.4 percent from the year ended February 2006 for Hanmer Springs.

Top five industries in Hanmer Springs
By employee count
For year ended February 2013
 
Industry (ANZSIC06)(1) Hanmer Springs Hurunui District
Employee count Percent of total employee count Employee Count Percent of total employee count
Accommodation and food services 280 47.5 530 12.4
Retail trade 75 12.7 240 5.6
Arts and recreation services 70 11.9 140 3.3
Rental, hiring and real estate services 30 5.1 85 2.0
Other services 30 5.1 85 2.0

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.

  • Share this page to Facebook
  • Share this page to Twitter
  • Share this page to Google+
Top
  • Share this page to Facebook
  • Share this page to Twitter
  • Share this page to Google+