QuickStats About Rodney District

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Number of people counted

Total population

  • 89,559 people usually live in Rodney District. This is an increase of 13,377 people, or 17.6 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 11th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Rodney District has 2.2 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Rodney District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 43,854  1,965,618
Female
 45,711  2,062,329
Total  89,559  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 7,470 Māori usually live in Rodney District, an increase of 1,143 people, or 18.1 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 25th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 1.3 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Rodney District. 

Māori Population of Rodney District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 3,714  274,860
Female
 3,756  290,469
Total  7,470  565,329

Note: The Māori ethnic population is the count for people of the Māori ethnic group. It includes those people who stated Māori as being either their sole ethnic group or one of several ethnic groups.

Number of dwellings counted

  • There are 33,444 occupied dwellings and 5,760 unoccupied dwellings in Rodney District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,276 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 555 dwellings under construction in Rodney District, compared with 13,557 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Rodney District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 33,342  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 105  6,963
     Total  33,444  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 5,760  159,276
Under construction
 555  13,557
Total  39,759  1,651,542

Note: 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.