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in Wellington (North Island)

Contents: Major Urban Area

The population development of Wellington as well as related information and services (weather, Wikipedia, Google, images).

Name RegionPopulation
Estimate
1996-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2006-06-30
Population
Estimate
2013-06-30
Population
Estimate
2018-06-30
Population
Estimate
2020-06-30
 
WellingtonWellington162,700170,400186,900196,600210,200215,100

Source: Statistics New Zealand / Te Tari Tatau (web).

Explanation: Settlements in 2020 boundaries. Population estimates for 2018 and later are based on the results of the 2018 census. The 2020 figures are provisional.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males103,300
Females108,900
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-14 years32,800
15-64 years157,100
65+ years22,300
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years21,280
10-19 years26,490
20-29 years44,660
30-39 years32,650
40-49 years29,180
50-59 years26,120
60-69 years17,010
70-79 years9,860
80+ years3,980
90+ years930
Religion (C 2018)
Anglican11,322
Catholic22,491
Presbyterian6,186
Other Christian24,081
Maori Beliefs717
Muslim3,294
Buddhist3,393
Hindu7,389
Other religion5,994
No religion107,226
Country of Birth (C 2018)
New Zealand104,979
Oceania7,512
Europe21,672
Asia22,485
Other country10,527
Ethnic Group (C 2018)
European149,319
Maori17,313
Pacific10,374
Asian37,128
Other group11,880

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