Tables About Taranaki Region



Access to motor vehicles

2006 Census

Access to Motor Vehicles in Taranaki Region and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
No access
 3,051  112,758
One
 15,279  527,844
Two
 14,538  531,627
Three or more
 5,523  222,201
Not elsewhere included(3)
 1,503  59,745
Total  39,897  1,454,175

1. All figures are for households in private occupied dwellings.
2. Absentees are excluded.
3. Includes 'response unidentifiable' and 'not stated'.

1996–2006 Censuses

Access to Motor Vehicles in Taranaki Region,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
No access
 4,419  3,822  3,051
One
 17,286  16,482  15,282
Two
 11,937  12,984  14,538
Three or more
 3,312  3,942  5,526
Not elsewhere included(3)
 1,590  1,269  1,503
Total  38,547  38,502  39,897

1. All figures are for households in private occupied dwellings.
2. Absentees are excluded.
3. In 1996 this includes 'not specified' data and in 2001 'not stated' data. In 2006 'response unidentifiable', and 'not stated' data is included. 

Main means of travel to work

2006 Census

Main Means of Travel to Work in Taranaki Region and New Zealand,(1) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
Worked at home
 5,949  163,977
Did not go to work today
 5,490  203,880
Drove private car, truck or van
 23,697  951,477
Drove company car, truck or van
 5,034  212,211
Car, truck, van or company bus passenger
 2,208  91,071
Public bus
 138  59,481
Train
 12  19,704
Motor cycle or power cycle
 1,185  19,692
Bicycle
 999  38,091
Walked or jogged
 3,000  105,462
Other
 297  14,535
Not elsewhere included(2)
 3,279  106,191
Total  51,291  1,985,778

1. All figures are for the employed census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Includes 'response unidentifiable', and 'not stated'.  

1996–2006 Censuses

Main Means of Travel to Work in Taranaki Region,(1) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
Worked at home
 7,428  7,215  5,949
Did not go to work today
 4,917  5,481  5,490
Drove private car, truck or van
 19,968  20,571  23,694
Drove company car, truck or van
 4,182  3,804  5,034
Car, truck, van or company bus passenger
 2,286  1,782  2,211
Public bus
 201  171  141
Train
 15  27  15
Motor cycle or power cycle
 1,224  1,086  1,185
Bicycle
 1,506  1,074  999
Walked or jogged
 3,315  3,024  2,997
Other
 369  237  294
Not elsewhere included(2)
 1,557  1,569  3,279
Total  46,965  46,032  51,291

1. All figures are for the employed census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. In 1996 this includes 'not specified', in 2001 it includes 'not stated' and in 2006 it includes 'response unidentifiable' and 'not stated'.


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 tables.