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2013 Census QuickStats about a place:
Timaru District
Population and dwellings

Number of people counted

Total population

  • 43,929 people usually live in Timaru District. This is an increase of 1,059 people, or 2.5 percent, since the 2006 Census.
  • Its population ranks 24th in size out of the 67 districts in New Zealand.
  • Timaru District has 1.0 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Timaru District and New Zealand
2013 Census
 
Sex Timaru District New Zealand
Male 21,339 2,064,015
Female 22,593 2,178,033
Total people 43,929 4,242,051

Source:
Statistics New Zealand


Māori population

  • 3,132 Māori usually live in Timaru District. This is an increase of 513 people, or 19.6 percent, since the 2006 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 46th in size out of the 67 districts in New Zealand.
  • Less than one percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Timaru District.
     

Māori population of Timaru District and New Zealand
2013 Census
 
Sex Timaru District New Zealand
Male 1,527 288,639
Female 1,605 309,966
Total people 3,132 598,602

Source:
Statistics New Zealand


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

The Māori population is the Māori ethnic group usually resident population count. It includes those people who stated Māori as being either their only ethnic group or one of several ethnic groups.

Number of dwellings counted

  • There are 18,534 occupied dwellings and 1,413 unoccupied dwellings in Timaru District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,570,695 occupied dwellings and 185,448 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 87 dwellings under construction in Timaru District, and 9,756 under construction in New Zealand.

Dwellings in Timaru District and New Zealand
2013 Census
 
Occupancy status Timaru District New Zealand
Occupied    
Private dwelling 18,423 1,561,956
Non-private dwelling 108 8,739
Total occupied dwellings 18,534 1,570,695
Unoccupied 1,413 185,448
Under construction 87 9,756
Total dwellings 20,034 1,765,896

Source: Statistics New Zealand


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.

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