05,00010,00015,00020,00025,00030,00035,000Students enrolled in primary and secondary schoolsin Wellington City, New ZealandAs at July 1996–2020Provider: Ministry of Education199619992002200520082011201420172020

Students enrolled in primary and secondary schools in Wellington City, New Zealand

As at July 1996–2020


This data table excludes Auckland.


Included school types are: Full Primary, Secondary, Intermediate, Composite, Restricted Composite, Correspondence School, Special School, Contributing, Teen Parent Unit.

Data provided by

Ministry of Education

Dataset name

School Roll Returns: Time Series Data for Trend Analysis 2020



How to find the data

At URL download Excel spreadsheet titled 'Time Series Data for Trend Analysis 1996-2020'.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: School Roll Returns: Time Series Data for Trend Analysis 2020

From the dataset School Roll Returns: Time Series Data for Trend Analysis 2020, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Territorial Authority - Board
  • Range: B4:Z92
  • Provided: 1,700 data points

This data forms the table Schooling - Student roll by territorial authority (excluding Auckland) 1996–2020.

Dataset originally released on:

October 2020

About this dataset

The Ministry of Education carries out statistical collections (roll returns) from New Zealand schools at different times during the year.
The data reported here is based on the 1 July roll returns since it provides detailed information on age and ethnicity for trend analysis.

Purpose of collection

The Ministry uses the collected data in a number of ways: to fund and staff schools; to support policy analysis, development and decision making; to monitor the outcomes of the New Zealand education system; and for national and international reporting purposes.