QuickStats About Stewart Island



Number of people counted

Total population

  • 402 people usually live in Stewart Island. This is an increase of 18 people, or 4.7 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Stewart Island has 0.4 percent of Southland Region's population.

Population of Stewart Island and Southland Region, 2006 Census
 Stewart IslandSouthland Region
Male22545,171
Female17745,702
Total40290,876

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Number of occupied dwellings counted

  • There are 255 occupied dwellings in Stewart Island.
  • 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.