Tables About Wellington Region



2006 Census

Age Group and Sex, Wellington Region,(1) 2006 Census
Age group (years)
 
MaleFemaleTotal
0–4
 15,441  14,940  30,378
5–9
 15,549  14,874  30,420
10–14
 16,083  15,561  31,647
15–19
 16,392  16,482  32,877
20–24
 15,882  17,031  32,913
25–29
 14,511  15,453  29,964
30–34
 15,963  17,910  33,873
35–39
 16,986  18,699  35,682
40–44
 17,178  18,411  35,586
45–49
 15,762  16,647  32,409
50–54
 13,362  14,016  27,378
55–59
 12,570  12,804  25,374
60–64
 9,324  9,720  19,047
65–69
 7,416  8,046  15,465
70–74
 5,772  6,414  12,189
75–79
 4,683  5,697  10,380
80–84
 2,988  4,536  7,527
85 and over
 1,788  4,059  5,847
Total  217,653  231,303  448,959

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count.


Broad Age Group and Sex, Wellington Region,(1) 2006 Census
Age group (years)
 
MaleFemaleTotal
Under 15
 47,076  45,375  92,445
15–64
 147,927  157,176  305,103
65 and over
 22,653  28,755  51,405
Total  217,653  231,303  448,956

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count.

 

Age Group and Sex of Māori, Wellington Region,(1) 2006 Census
Age group (years)
 
MaleFemaleTotal
0–4
 3,333  3,174  6,507
5–9
 3,222  3,162  6,381
10–14
 3,141  3,009  6,150
15–19
 2,838  2,901  5,742
20–24
 2,112  2,490  4,602
25–29
 1,902  2,211  4,113
30–34
 1,926  2,316  4,242
35–39
 1,818  2,175  3,996
40–44
 1,719  1,968  3,687
45–49
 1,398  1,662  3,057
50–54
 1,119  1,185  2,301
55–59
 840  906  1,746
60–64
 540  558  1,098
65–69
 414  426  840
70–74
 255  264  519
75–79
 108  147  255
80–84
 39  96  138
85 and over
 15  42  57
Total  26,742  28,692  55,434
 
1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count.

Broad Age Group and Sex of Māori, Wellington Region,(1) 2006 Census
Age group (years)
 
MaleFemaleTotal
Under 15
 9,696  9,345  19,038
15–64
 16,215  18,372  34,590
65 and over
 834  972  1,806
Total  26,742  28,692  55,434

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count.

1996–2006 Censuses

Age Group and Sex, Wellington Region,(1) 1996–2006 Censuses
Age group (years)
     
 
199620012006
0–4
     Male
 16,116  15,702  15,441
     Female
 15,333  14,985  14,940
     Total  31,449  30,684  30,381
5–9
     Male
 16,347  15,774  15,549
     Female
 15,447  15,195  14,874
     Total  31,794  30,972  30,420
10–14
     Male
 14,571  15,978  16,086
     Female
 13,650  15,156  15,561
     Total  28,221  31,134  31,647
15–19
     Male
 14,343  14,487  16,392
     Female
 14,385  14,241  16,482
     Total  28,728  28,731  32,877
20–24
     Male
 15,861  14,379  15,882
     Female
 17,064  15,396  17,031
     Total  32,925  29,772  32,916
25–29
     Male
 16,761  14,826  14,508
     Female
 17,907  16,467  15,456
     Total  34,665  31,293  29,964
30–34
     Male
 17,535  16,524  15,963
     Female
 18,804  18,240  17,910
     Total  36,342  34,764  33,873
35–39
     Male
 16,485  17,016  16,986
     Female
 17,223  18,477  18,699
     Total  33,711  35,493  35,682
40–44
     Male
 14,418  15,912  17,175
     Female
 14,892  16,743  18,411
     Total  29,313  32,655  35,589
45–49
     Male
 13,983  13,710  15,762
     Female
 13,905  14,301  16,647
     Total  27,888  28,011  32,409
50–54
     Male
 10,710  13,161  13,362
     Female
 10,698  13,404  14,016
     Total  21,408  26,562  27,378
55–59
     Male
 8,916  10,029  12,570
     Female
 9,003  10,098  12,804
     Total  17,922  20,127  25,374
60–64
     Male
 7,536  8,103  9,324
     Female
 7,500  8,532  9,720
     Total  15,039  16,635  19,047
65–69
     Male
 6,897  6,594  7,419
     Female
 7,308  7,014  8,046
     Total  14,205  13,608  15,465
70–74
     Male
 5,439  5,778  5,775
     Female
 6,531  6,495  6,414
     Total  11,970  12,273  12,189
75–79
     Male
 3,495  4,161  4,683
     Female
 5,235  5,559  5,697
     Total  8,733  9,720  10,380
80–84
     Male
 2,067  2,286  2,988
     Female
 3,666  4,011  4,536
     Total  5,733  6,297  7,527
85 and over
     Male
 1,158  1,452  1,785
     Female
 2,847  3,579  4,059
     Total  4,005  5,031  5,847
Total  414,048  423,768  448,959

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count.

Age Group and Sex of Māori, Wellington Region,(1) 1996–2006 Censuses
Age group (years)
     
 
199620012006
0–4
     Male
 3,489  3,411  3,333
     Female
 3,225  3,225  3,171
     Total  6,714  6,639  6,504
5–9
     Male
 3,180  3,165  3,222
     Female
 3,030  2,973  3,162
     Total  6,207  6,138  6,381
10–14
     Male
 2,577  2,985  3,141
     Female
 2,511  2,865  3,012
     Total  5,085  5,853  6,153
15–19
     Male
 2,502  2,268  2,841
     Female
 2,559  2,382  2,901
     Total  5,064  4,650  5,739
20–24
     Male
 2,328  2,187  2,112
     Female
 2,595  2,415  2,493
     Total  4,923  4,602  4,602
25–29
     Male
 2,160  1,998  1,902
     Female
 2,331  2,358  2,211
     Total  4,491  4,356  4,116
30–34
     Male
 2,034  1,968  1,926
     Female
 2,220  2,142  2,319
     Total  4,254  4,113  4,245
35–39
     Male
 1,635  1,791  1,818
     Female
 1,908  2,037  2,175
     Total  3,540  3,831  3,993
40–44
     Male
 1,311  1,464  1,719
     Female
 1,368  1,728  1,968
     Total  2,682  3,195  3,687
45–49
     Male
 1,050  1,185  1,398
     Female
 1,065  1,194  1,662
     Total  2,115  2,379  3,060
50–54
     Male
 729  900  1,116
     Female
 741  969  1,185
     Total  1,470  1,869  2,301
55–59
     Male
 627  645  843
     Female
 573  615  903
     Total  1,200  1,260  1,746
60–64
     Male
 420  492  540
     Female
 426  468  558
     Total  846  960  1,098
65–69
     Male
 234  324  414
     Female
 285  315  423
     Total  519  636  840
70–74
     Male
 123  153  252
     Female
 162  204  264
     Total  282  360  519
75–79
     Male
 57  72  108
     Female
 99  102  147
     Total  153  171  255
80–84
     Male
 30  21  42
     Female
 48  45  96
     Total  75  66  138
85 and over
     Male
 15  12  15
     Female
 36  33  39
     Total  51  45  57
Total  49,674  51,120  55,437

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count.

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.