QuickStats About Kapiti Coast District

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Number of people counted

Total population

  • 46,200 people usually live in Kapiti Coast District. This is an increase of 3,753 people, or 8.8 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its population ranks 22nd in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • Kapiti Coast District has 1.1 percent of New Zealand's population.

Population of Kapiti Coast District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 21,486  1,965,618
Female
 24,711  2,062,329
Total  46,197  4,027,947

Māori ethnic population

  • 5,481 Māori usually live in Kapiti Coast District, an increase of 624 people, or 12.8 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Its Māori population ranks 31st in size out of the 73 districts in New Zealand.
  • 1.0 percent of New Zealand's Māori population usually live in Kapiti Coast District. 

Māori Population of Kapiti Coast District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Male
 2,562  274,860
Female
 2,916  290,469
Total  5,478  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 19,368 occupied dwellings and 3,048 unoccupied dwellings in Kapiti Coast District.
  • For New Zealand as a whole, there are 1,478,709 occupied dwellings and 159,276 unoccupied dwellings.
  • There are 168 dwellings under construction in Kapiti Coast District, compared with 13,560 under construction throughout New Zealand.

Dwellings in Kapiti Coast District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Dwelling status
     
 
Region/City/DistrictNew Zealand
Occupied
      Private dwelling
 19,311  1,471,746
     Non-private dwelling
 54  6,963
     Total  19,368  1,478,709
Unoccupied
 3,048  159,276
Under construction
 168  13,560
Total  22,584  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.