QuickStats About Opotiki District

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Number of people counted

Total population

  • 8,973 people usually live in Opotiki District. This is a decrease of 174 people, or 1.9 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 63rd in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Opotiki District has 0.2 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Opotiki District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 4,431  1,965,618
Female
 4,545  2,062,326
Total  8,973  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 4,884 Māori usually live in Opotiki District, a decrease of 102 people, or 2.0 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 36th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 0.9 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Opotiki District. 

Māori Population of Opotiki District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 2,358  274,860
Female
 2,526  290,466
Total  4,884  565,326

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 3,267 occupied dwellings and 798 unoccupied dwellings in Opotiki District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,273 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 21 dwellings under construction in Opotiki District, compared with 13,560 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Opotiki District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 3,249  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 21  6,963
     Total  3,267  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 798  159,273
Under construction
 21  13,560
Total  4,089  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.