QuickStats About Sunshine Bay


  • Couples with children make up 29.2 percent of all families in Sunshine Bay, while couples without children make up 60.7 percent of all families.
  • In Otago Region, couples with children make up 38.8 percent of all families, while couples without children make up 47.3 percent of all families.
  • 10.1 percent of families in Sunshine Bay are one-parent-with-children families, compared with 13.9 percent of families for Otago Region as a whole.

Family Types in Sunshine Bay and Otago Region, 2006 Census
Family typeSunshine Bay (%)Otago Region (%)
Couple without child(ren)60.747.3
Couple with child(ren)29.238.8
One parent with child(ren)10.113.9

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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.