 Population projections
 Population projections tables
 Area unit population projections, by age and sex, 2013(base)2043 update
 Area unit population projections, characteristics, 2013(base)2043 update
 Area unit population projections, projection assumptions, 2013(base)2043 update
 National ethnic population projections, by age and sex, 2013(base)2038 update
 National ethnic population projections, characteristics, 2013(base)2038 update
 National ethnic population projections, projection assumptions, 2013(base)2038 update
 National family and household projections, population by living arrangement type, age, and sex, 2013(base)2038 update
 National family projections, by family type, 2013(base)2038 update
 National household projections, by household type, 2013(base)2038 update
 National labour force projections, by age and sex, 2017(base)2068
 National labour force projections, characteristics, 2017(base)2068
 National population projections, by age and sex, 2020(base)2073
 National population projections, characteristics, 2020(base)2073
 National population projections, projection assumptions, 2020(base)2073
 Subnational ethnic population projections, by age and sex, 2013(base)2038 update
 Subnational ethnic population projections, characteristics, 2013(base)2038 update
 Subnational ethnic population projections, projection assumptions, 2013(base)2038 update
 Subnational family and household projections, population by living arrangement type, and age, 2013(base)2038 update
 Subnational family projections, by family type, 2013(base)2038 update
 Subnational household projections, by household type, 2013(base)2038 update
 Subnational population projections, by age and sex, 2018(base)2048
 Subnational population projections, characteristics, 2018(base)2048
 Subnational population projections, projection assumptions, 2018(base)2048
 Urban area population projections, assumptions, 2013(base)2043 update
 Urban area population projections, by age and sex, 2013(base)2043 update
 Urban area population projections, characteristics, 2013(base)2043 update
National ethnic population projections, characteristics, 2013(base)2038 update


Ethnicity  European or Other (including New Zealander)  Maori  Asian  Pacific  Middle Eastern/Latin American/African  Chinese  Indian  Samoan  Total people, ethnic group 

Scenario  50th percentile (median) 

Measure  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June  Births (live)  Deaths  Natural increase  Net migration  Interethnic mobility  Population at 30 June  Population aged 014 years (percent)  Population aged 1539 years (percent)  Population aged 4064 years (percent)  Population aged 65 years and over (percent)  Median age (years) at 30 June 

                                                                                                  

Year at 30 June                                                                                                     

2013   ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  3,312,100  19.6  29.6  34.1  16.7  40.5  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  692,300  33.7  36.5  24.6  5.3  23.7  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  541,300  19.9  46  28.1  5.9  30.6  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  344,400  35.3  38.3  21.7  4.7  22.3  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  53,100  25.2  47.5  23.8  3.4  28.5  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  197,200  17.7  44.7  29  8.6  31.3  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  178,400  20.3  48.2  26.2  5.3  30.1  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  167,700  36.2  37.8  21.4  4.6  21.8  ..  ..  ..  ..  ..  4,442,100  20.5  32.7  32.8  14.1  37.6 
2018   40,500  26,000  14,500  15,000  3,700  3,489,300  19.1  30.4  32.3  18.3  40.5  17,100  3,500  13,500  2,000  3,300  766,000  32.5  37  24.2  6.3  24.3  12,200  1,400  10,800  31,000  500  750,000  19.6  44.3  28.1  7.9  32.5  9,300  1,400  8,000  2,000  400  389,900  33.4  39.6  21.6  5.5  23.5  1,600  100  1,500  3,000  400  77,500  25.8  43.4  25.6  5.1  29.3  4,500  500  4,000  9,000  200  263,300  18.4  45.8  25.5  10.2  32.5  4,400  500  3,900  11,000  1,100  250,300  19.8  50  23.9  6.3  30.2  4,800  600  4,200  1,000  100  191,900  33.9  38.9  21.5  5.7  23.4  62,500  31,600  30,900  51,000  ..  4,864,600  19.3  34.3  31  15.4  36.9 
2023   42,600  27,500  15,100  2,000  3,800  3,597,800  18.7  30.7  30.3  20.2  40.5  17,700  3,800  13,900  4,000  3,600  835,500  31.3  37.8  23.1  7.7  25.2  13,600  1,900  11,700  15,000  700  906,500  20  40.6  29.2  10.2  34.4  10,300  1,500  8,800  1,000  500  436,500  32.2  40.3  21.2  6.2  24.7  1,900  200  1,700  2,000  600  100,100  26.5  39.3  27  7.2  30.5  5,400  700  4,700  4,000  300  316,200  20.6  40.6  26.1  12.7  34  4,800  700  4,100  5,000  1,300  300,900  21.1  45.8  25.3  7.7  32.1  5,300  700  4,600  500  100  216,600  32.5  39.5  21.3  6.7  24.9  66,700  33,600  33,100  15,000  ..  5,157,900  18.9  34.3  29.7  17.2  37.5 
2028   42,700  29,500  13,100  2,000  3,900  3,678,000  18.2  30.8  28.3  22.6  40.8  18,700  4,200  14,500  4,000  3,800  905,300  29.7  39  21.9  9.4  26  13,500  2,600  10,900  15,000  800  1,034,000  19.5  37.2  31  12.3  36.5  11,100  1,600  9,500  1,000  600  484,900  30.8  41.1  20.8  7.2  25.7  2,100  300  1,800  2,000  800  122,400  25.9  37.1  27.6  9.3  31.8  5,500  1,000  4,500  4,000  300  361,000  21.6  35.8  28.3  14.3  36.3  4,500  900  3,700  5,000  1,100  339,200  21.5  40.3  28.8  9.4  34.6  5,700  800  4,900  500  100  242,200  31.1  40  21.1  7.8  26.1  66,100  36,400  29,700  15,000  ..  5,389,700  18.2  33.6  28.8  19.4  38.8 
2033   41,200  32,400  8,900  2,000  3,800  3,740,800  18.2  29.5  27.9  24.4  41.8  19,800  4,600  15,200  4,000  4,100  979,800  28.8  38.6  21.8  10.7  26.7  13,100  3,400  9,800  15,000  900  1,155,700  18.1  34.3  33.4  14.2  38.6  11,900  1,800  10,100  1,000  600  536,300  30.2  40.2  21.3  8.3  26.4  2,300  400  1,900  2,000  1,000  146,100  24.2  36.1  28.2  11.5  33  4,900  1,300  3,700  4,000  200  402,300  20.6  32  31.7  15.6  38.6  4,300  1,100  3,200  5,000  1,000  375,700  19.8  36.3  33  10.9  37  6,000  900  5,100  500  100  269,100  30.2  38.7  22.1  9  27  63,900  40,400  23,500  15,000  ..  5,595,000  17.8  31.6  29.5  21.1  40.4 
2038   40,400  35,400  5,000  2,000  3,700  3,781,500  17.8  28.8  27.6  25.9  42.8  21,100  5,000  16,000  4,000  4,300  1,059,400  28.1  37.9  22  11.9  27.9  13,400  4,400  9,000  15,000  1,000  1,272,200  16.4  33  34.6  16  40.4  12,700  2,000  10,700  1,000  700  590,100  29.5  39  22.3  9.2  27.3  2,600  600  1,900  2,000  1,200  171,400  22.6  35.1  28.6  13.7  33.8  4,600  1,600  3,000  4,000  100  438,900  18.3  30.7  34.2  16.7  40.6  4,400  1,400  3,000  5,000  1,000  410,900  17.6  34.2  35.9  12.3  38.8  6,400  1,100  5,300  500  100  297,100  29.2  37.5  23.3  10.1  28.2  62,900  45,000  17,900  15,000  ..  5,769,800  17.1  30.3  30  22.6  41.9 