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Last reviewed: Tue, 21 Apr 2015

Statistics and facts on Christchurch

For a wide range of statistics and facts on Christchurch City, please click on one of the following links.

Christchurch City Fact Pack

The Christchurch City Fact Pack 2013 is a brief summary of information relating to Christchurch's history, population, natural and physical environment, as well as aspects of the City's economy.

Census 2013

The Census 2013 web pages provide easy access to the 2013 population and dwellings information relating to Christchurch City. It covers a variety of census variables including housing, education, marital status, occupation and qualifications. This data is at city wide, ward and area unit (suburb) level.

Quality of Life Survey

The Quality of Life Survey is a biennial survey of resident perceptions of well being in New Zealand's larger urban areas.  The random survey of 5,000 respondents includes a sample of 500 Christchurch residents.  It is part of the wider Quality of Life Project, which covers Auckland, Wellington, Hutt, Porirua, Christchurch and Dunedin.  Below are the Christchurch results for the 2012 and 2008 surveys.  The 2010 results can be found at the Quality of Life Project website:

Perceptions of Quality of Life in Christchurch 2012 Quality of Life Survey Results

Perceptions of Quality of Life in Christchurch 2008 Quality of Life Survey Results

2013-22 Community Outcomes for Christchurch

The Community Outcomes monitoring programme pages report on the headline and key indicators identified for each of Christchurch's nine Community Outcomes (2006-12). This is a useful source of summary information across a broad variety of issues.


Authorising Unit: Strategy Support

Last reviewed: Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Next review: Thursday, 21 April 2016

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