QuickStats About Napier City

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Number of people counted

Total population

  • 55,359 people usually live in Napier City. This is an increase of 1,698 people, or 3.2 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 19th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Napier City has 1.4 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Napier City and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 26,520  1,965,618
Female
 28,839  2,062,329
Total  55,359  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 9,810 Māori usually live in Napier City, an increase of 717 people, or 7.9 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 19th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 1.7 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Napier City. 

Māori Population of Napier City and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 4,650  274,860
Female
 5,160  290,469
Total  9,813  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 21,756 occupied dwellings and 1,326 unoccupied dwellings in Napier City.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,273 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 150 dwellings under construction in Napier City, compared with 13,560 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Napier City and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 21,657  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 99  6,963
     Total  21,756  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 1,326  159,273
Under construction
 150  13,560
Total  23,232  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.