QuickStats About Hastings District

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Number of people counted

Total population

  • 70,842 people usually live in Hastings District. This is an increase of 3,414 people, or 5.1 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 14th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Hastings District has 1.8 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Hastings District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 34,440  1,965,618
Female
 36,402  2,062,329
Total  70,842  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 16,236 Māori usually live in Hastings District, an increase of 864 people, or 5.6 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 12th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 2.9 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Hastings District. 

Māori Population of Hastings District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 7,833  274,860
Female
 8,403  290,469
Total  16,233  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 25,557 occupied dwellings and 1,920 unoccupied dwellings in Hastings District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,273 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 273 dwellings under construction in Hastings District, compared with 13,560 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Hastings District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 25,422  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 135  6,963
     Total  25,557  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 1,920  159,273
Under construction
 273  13,560
Total  27,750  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.