QuickStats About Gisborne District


  • Couples with children make up 39.6 percent of all families in Gisborne District, while couples without children make up 33.2 percent of all families.
  • In New Zealand, couples with children make up 42.0 percent of all families, while couples without children make up 39.9 percent of all families.
  • 27.3 percent of families in Gisborne District are one-parent-with-children families, compared with 18.1 percent of families for New Zealand as a whole.

Family Types in Gisborne District and New Zealand, 2006 Census
Family type
 
Region/City/District (%)New Zealand (%)
Couple without child(ren)
33.239.9
Couple with child(ren)
39.642.0
One parent with child(ren)
27.318.1
Total100.0100.0

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.