Estimated New Zealand population
As at 31 December 1926–2018, millions
Estimated de facto population: De facto population estimates include all people present in New Zealand and counted by the census (census night population count).
Estimated resident population: The estimated resident population is based on the census usually resident population count, updated for residents missed or counted more than once by the census (net census undercount); and births, deaths, and net migration between census night and the date of the estimate.
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Estimates and Projections: Historical population estimates tables 2018
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Import & extraction details
File as imported: Estimates and Projections: Historical population estimates tables 2018
From the dataset Estimates and Projections: Historical population estimates tables 2018, this data was extracted:
- Sheet: Table 1
- Provided: 837 data points
This data forms the table Population - Estimated population by calendar year 1926–2018.
Dataset originally released on:
May 16, 2019