Source: Statistics New Zealand census of population and dwellings 2013

City wide

Personal Income 2006 2013
  Number % Number %
Under $5,000 33,999 13.1 31,839 12.4
$5,001 - $10,000 21,546 8.3 16,248 5.5
$10,001 - $20,000 59,802 23.0 47,298 18.4
$20,001 - $30,000 41,976 16.0 35,913 14.0
$30,001 - $50,000 60,972 23.0 58,179 22.6
$50,001 - $70,000 23,841 9.2 35,166 13.7
 $70,001 - $100,000 10,074 3.9 22,232  7.9
 $100,001 or more 7,872 3.0 14,304   5.6
Total people stated 260,088 100 257,037 100
Median Personal Income  $23,400 $28,500
  • Population aged over 15 years.
  • Note: Some totals may differ between tables due to rounding.

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Ward and area unit

To see the data above at Ward and Area Unit level, please refer to the ward and area unit spreadsheet [XLS, 1.4 MB] [XLS 1.35MB]. This file is in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet format. You will require the free Excel viewer(external link) to view it.

Users are cautioned that when the Area Unit worksheet is viewed in print preview, it is 224 pages long, and the Ward worksheet is 48 pages long. It is recommended that users copy and paste the information they require into their own Excel spreadsheet, rather than printing the whole spreadsheet.

Ward and area unit boundary maps: