QuickStats About North Shore City



Number of people counted

Total population

  • 205,605 people usually live in North Shore City. This is an increase of 20,784 people, or 11.2 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 4th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • North Shore City has 5.1 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of North Shore City and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 99,888  1,965,618
Female
 105,717  2,062,329
Total  205,605  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 12,519 Māori usually live in North Shore City, an increase of 549 people, or 4.6 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 15th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 2.2 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in North Shore City. 

Māori Population of North Shore City and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 6,309  274,860
Female
 6,210  290,469
Total  12,519  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 72,762 occupied dwellings and 3,993 unoccupied dwellings in North Shore City.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,273 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 522 dwellings under construction in North Shore City, compared with 13,557 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in North Shore City and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 72,654  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 105  6,963
     Total  72,762  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 3,993  159,273
Under construction
 522  13,557
Total  77,280  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.