QuickStats About Otorohanga District



Number of people counted

Total population

  • 9,075 people usually live in Otorohanga District. This is a decrease of 204 people, or 2.2 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 62nd in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Otorohanga District has 0.2 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Otorohanga District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 4,851  1,965,618
Female
 4,227  2,062,326
Total  9,078  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 2,358 Māori usually live in Otorohanga District, a decrease of 180 people, or 7.1 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 55th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 0.4 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Otorohanga District. 

Māori Population of Otorohanga District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 1,275  274,860
Female
 1,083  290,466
Total  2,358  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 3,099 occupied dwellings and 570 unoccupied dwellings in Otorohanga District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,273 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 33 dwellings under construction in Otorohanga District, compared with 13,560 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Otorohanga District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 3,078  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 18  6,963
     Total  3,099  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 570  159,273
Under construction
 33  13,560
Total  3,702  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.