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Wingatui 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 Wingatui1 was 978, a change of 1.9 percent since 1996.
  • In comparison, the Dunedin City's population has changed by -3.2 percent and the population for New Zealand as a whole has changed by 3.3 percent since 1996.

Numbers of people counted

  Wingatui Dunedin City New Zealand
Males 516 54,564 1,823,007
Females 465 59,778 1,914,273
Total 978 114,342 3,737,277
Change since 1996 Census   18 -3,801 118,974

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:

  • 23.9 percent of people in Wingatui were under the age of 15 years, compared with 18.4 percent in Dunedin City and 22.7 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • 9.2 percent of people in Wingatui were aged 65 years and over compared with 13.3 percent of Dunedin City and 12.1 percent for all of New Zealand.

Age distribution

years

Wingatui
Dunedin City
New Zealand

0-14


15-64


65+








0 20 40 60 80 100
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Education

At the 2001 Census:

  • 35.6 percent of people aged 15 years and over in Wingatui had a post-school qualification, compared with 34.7 percent for Dunedin City and 32.2 percent for New Zealand as a whole.

Highest qualification

qualification

Wingatui
Dunedin City
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:

  • 97.8 percent of people in Wingatui said they belong to the European ethnic group, compared with 92.6 percent for Dunedin City and 80.1 percent for all of New Zealand.

Ethnic groups (total responses)

ethnic group

Wingatui
Dunedin City
New Zealand

European


Maori


Pacific Peoples  


Asian


Other








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Income

At the 2001 Census:

  • The median income of people in Wingatui is $19,800, compared with $14,500 for Dunedin City and $18,500 for all of New Zealand.

Income

dollars

Wingatui
Dunedin City
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








0 20 40 60 80 100
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Employment

At the 2001 Census:

  • The unemployment rate in Wingatui was 3.3 percent, compared with Dunedin City percent for 8.6 and 7.5 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • The most popular occupational group in Wingatui was Service and Sales Workers (19.8 percent). The most popular occupational group in Dunedin City was Service and Sales Workers (18.2 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

  Wingatui Dunedin City New Zealand
Couples with child(ren) 50.5% 40.0% 42.1%
Couples without children 40.7% 41.7% 39.0%
One parent with child(ren)   9.9% 18.3% 18.9%

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Households

At the 2001 Census:

  • The average household size in Wingatui was 2.8 people, compared with 2.5 for Dunedin City and 2.7 for all of New Zealand.
  • 98.2 percent of households in Wingatui had access to a telephone, compared with 97.5 percent for Dunedin City and 96.3 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • 45.5 percent of households in Wingatui had access to the internet, compared with 36.6 percent for Dunedin City and 37.4 percent for all of New Zealand.
  • 97.3 percent of households in Wingatui had access to a motor vehicle, compared with 85.7 percent for Dunedin City and 89.9 percent for the whole of New Zealand.
  • There were 336 households in Wingatui.
  • 83.3 percent of dwellings in Wingatui were owned with or without a mortgage, compared with 67.7 percent for Dunedin City 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 Wingatui was $47,054 compared with $39,373 for households in Dunedin City and $43,682 for the whole of New Zealand.

Average annual household spending for select groups

  Wingatui Dunedin City New Zealand
Food $7,355 $6,323 $7,004
Housing $10,474 $8,717 $10,159
Housing Operation   $5,917 $4,907 $5,472
Transportation $7,433 $6,249 $7,358

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Business

In 2002:

  • There were 49 business locations (geographic units) in Wingatui compared with 7,494 in Dunedin City 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%.

A version of this page with tables instead of graphs is available in case you are having problems printing this page with graphs.

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This page last modified on: 30 May 2003


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