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Last reviewed: Thu, 09 Jan 2014

Marital status



Source: Statistics New Zealand census of population and dwellings 2013



City wide

Legal Marital Status

2006

2013

Number

%

Number

%

Never married

96,102

36.1

96,747

37.5

Married (not separated)

120,582

45.3

114,810

44.5

Separated/divorced or dissolved/widowed/surviving partner

49,272

18.8

46,440

18.0

Total Stated

265,953

100

280,611

100

Not elsewhere included (includes civil unions)

16,809

22,611

  • Population aged over 15 years.

Note: Some totals may differ between tables due to rounding.

Social Marital Status

2006

2013

Number

%

Number

%

Partnered

155,568

58.2

152,019

57.9

Non-partnered

111,717

41.8

110,706

42.1

Total Stated 267,288 100 262,725 100

Not stated

15,477

 

17,886

 

  • Population aged over 15 years.

Note: Some totals may differ between tables due to rounding.

Ward and area unit

Photo of bride and groom in Hagley Park.

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Ward and area unit boundary maps

 

Authorising Unit: Strategy Support

Last reviewed: Thursday, 9 January 2014

Next review: Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Keywords: census, matrimonial, statistic, statistics, statistics demographics, status