QuickStats About Stratford District



Number of people counted

Total population

  • 8,889 people usually live in Stratford District. This is an increase of 3 people, or 0.0 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 65th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Stratford District has 0.2 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Stratford District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 4,410  1,965,618
Female
 4,482  2,062,329
Total  8,889  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 972 Māori usually live in Stratford District, an increase of 150 people, or 18.2 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 66th in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 0.2 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Stratford District. 

Māori Population of Stratford District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 498  274,860
Female
 471  290,469
Total  972  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 3,429 occupied dwellings and 342 unoccupied dwellings in Stratford District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,276 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 15 dwellings under construction in Stratford District, compared with 13,560 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Stratford District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 3,408  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 21  6,963
     Total  3,429  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 342  159,276
Under construction
 15  13,560
Total  3,783  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.