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Duntroon Community Profile

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Population | Age profile | Education | Ethnic groups | Income | Employment | Families | Households | Business


Population

At the 2001 Census of Population and Dwellings:

  • The census usually resident population count for Duntroon1 was 120, a change of 2.6 percent since 1996.
  • In comparison, the Waitaki District's population has changed by -6.9 percent and the population for New Zealand as a whole has changed by 3.3 percent since 1996.

Numbers of people counted

  Duntroon Waitaki District New Zealand
Males 51 9,843 1,823,007
Females 69 10,242 1,914,273
Total 120 20,088 3,737,277
Change since 1996 Census   3 -1,485 118,974

1The area used for this profile is based on Statistics New Zealand's area unit.

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Age profile

At the 2001 Census:

  • 27.5 percent of people in Duntroon were under the age of 15 years, compared with 19.9 percent in Waitaki District and 22.7 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • 10.0 percent of people in Duntroon were aged 65 years and over compared with 19.4 percent of Waitaki District and 12.1 percent for all of New Zealand.

Age distribution

years

Duntroon
Waitaki District
New Zealand

0-14


15-64


65+








0 20 40 60 80 100
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Education

At the 2001 Census:

  • 16.7 percent of people aged 15 years and over in Duntroon had a post-school qualification, compared with 24.4 percent for Waitaki District and 32.2 percent for New Zealand as a whole.

Highest qualification

qualification

Duntroon
Waitaki District
New Zealand

No qualification


School


Post-school








0 20 40 60 80 100
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Ethnic groups (total responses)

At the 2001 Census:

  • 97.5 percent of people in Duntroon said they belong to the European ethnic group, compared with 96.6 percent for Waitaki District and 80.1 percent for all of New Zealand.

Ethnic groups (total responses)

ethnic group

Duntroon
Waitaki District
New Zealand

European


Maori


Pacific Peoples  


Asian


Other








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Income

At the 2001 Census:

  • The median income of people in Duntroon is $15,500, compared with $15,000 for Waitaki District and $18,500 for all of New Zealand.

Income

dollars

Duntroon
Waitaki District
New Zealand

100,001 or more


70,001 - 100,000  


50,001 - 70,000


40,001 - 50,000


30,001 - 40,000


20,001 - 30,000


10,001 - 20,000


1 - 10,000


Nil


Loss








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Employment

At the 2001 Census:

  • The unemployment rate in Duntroon was 0.0 percent, compared with Waitaki District percent for 4.7 and 7.5 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • The most popular occupational group in Duntroon was Plant and Machine Operators and Assemblers (31.3 percent). The most popular occupational group in Waitaki District was Agriculture and Fishery Workers (18.6 percent) and for New Zealand as a whole was Service and Sales Workers (14.8 percent).

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Families

At the 2001 Census:

Family type

  Duntroon Waitaki District New Zealand
Couples with child(ren) 41.7% 36.7% 42.1%
Couples without children 33.3% 50.5% 39.0%
One parent with child(ren)   25.0% 12.8% 18.9%

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Households

At the 2001 Census:

  • The average household size in Duntroon was 2.6 people, compared with 2.3 for Waitaki District and 2.7 for all of New Zealand.
  • 100.0 percent of households in Duntroon had access to a telephone, compared with 97.1 percent for Waitaki District and 96.3 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • 26.7 percent of households in Duntroon had access to the internet, compared with 26.7 percent for Waitaki District and 37.4 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • 100.0 percent of households in Duntroon had access to a motor vehicle, compared with 90.2 percent for Waitaki District and 89.9 percent for the whole of New Zealand.
  • There were 48 households in Duntroon.
  • 81.3 percent of dwellings in Duntroon were owned with or without a mortgage, compared with 77.5 percent for Waitaki District and 67.8 percent for all of New Zealand.

Information from data collected in the 2001 Household Expenditure Survey shows that:

  • The total average annual spending for households in Duntroon was $38,067 compared with $36,206 for households in Waitaki District and $43,682 for the whole of New Zealand.

Average annual household spending for select groups

  Duntroon Waitaki District New Zealand
Food $5,868 $5,922 $7,004
Housing $10,269 $8,189 $10,159
Housing Operation   $4,918 $4,814 $5,472
Transportation $4,593 $5,364 $7,358

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Business

In 2002:

  • There were 10 business locations (geographic units) in Duntroon compared with 1,417 in Waitaki District and 309,749 for all of New Zealand.

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The information in this profile is based on the 2001 Census of Population and Dwellings, the 2001 Household Expenditure Survey and the New Zealand Business Demographic Statistics.

All population statistics are for the census usually resident population count and have been randomly rounded to base three to preserve confidentiality.

Percentages have been calculated against complete responses; that is, they exclude cases where no answers were provided and have been calculated on the rounded data so do not always total 100%.

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This page last modified on: 30 May 2003


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