Tables About Ashburton District

Transport



Access to motor vehicles

2006 Census

Access to Motor Vehicles in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
No access
 576  112,758
One
 3,657  527,847
Two
 4,299  531,627
Three or more
 2,139  222,204
Not elsewhere included(3)
 150  59,742
Total  10,821  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 Ashburton District,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
No access
 711  657  579
One
 3,729  3,621  3,654
Two
 3,474  3,933  4,299
Three or more
 1,407  1,698  2,139
Not elsewhere included(3)
 267  162  147
Total  9,588  10,071  10,821

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 Ashburton District and New Zealand,(1) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
Worked at home
 2,457  163,977
Did not go to work today
 1,416  203,880
Drove private car, truck or van
 6,672  951,477
Drove company car, truck or van
 1,611  212,208
Car, truck, van or company bus passenger
 564  91,071
Public bus
 12  59,481
Train
 6  19,707
Motor cycle or power cycle
 354  19,692
Bicycle
 438  38,091
Walked or jogged
 804  105,462
Other
 51  14,535
Not elsewhere included(2)
 669  106,194
Total  15,060  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 Ashburton District,(1) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
Worked at home
 2,667  2,685  2,457
Did not go to work today
 1,128  1,401  1,419
Drove private car, truck or van
 5,133  5,766  6,672
Drove company car, truck or van
 996  1,119  1,611
Car, truck, van or company bus passenger
 480  408  567
Public bus
 12  9  12
Train
 6  21  6
Motor cycle or power cycle
 234  285  354
Bicycle
 627  468  438
Walked or jogged
 789  744  801
Other
 45  48  51
Not elsewhere included(2)
 342  366  669
Total  12,459  13,320  15,060

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.