QuickStats About Mataura

See also 2013 Census QuickStats about a place

Number of people counted

Total population

  • 1,560 people usually live in Mataura. This is a decrease of 177 people, or 10.2 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Mataura has 1.7 percent of Southland Region's population.

Population of Mataura and Southland Region, 2006 Census
 MatauraSouthland Region

C confidential

Number of occupied dwellings counted

  • There are 663 occupied dwellings in Mataura.
  • For Southland Region as a whole, there are 36,084 occupied dwellings.

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. For areas with small populations, the data may not look as expected because of this rounding.