Fuel types used for heating in Hurunui District, New Zealand

Census years 2001, 2006, and 2013, % of private occupied dwellings

Definitions

Fuel types used to heat dwelling measures the type of fuel used for heating an occupied private dwelling. More than one fuel type may be used; for example, electricity, gas, coal, and wood. Insulation is not a fuel type.

Limitations of the data

Please refer to http://www.stats.govt.nz/Census/2013-census/info-about-2013-census-data/information-by-variable/fuel-type-used-to-heat-dwelling.aspx for details.

Data provided by

Stats NZ

Dataset name

Census: Fuel types used to heat dwelling by Region, TA or Local Board Area 2013

Webpage:

http://nzdotstat.stats.govt.nz/wbos/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=TABLECODE8100

How to find the data

Click on Customise > Selections. In 'Areas' select the desired breakdown. In 'Fuel types used to heat dwelling' select all types. Then export as a CSV.
For our purposes we manually calculated the percentages of total households stated for each fuel type and area.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Census: Fuel types used to heat dwelling by Region, TA or Local Board Area 2013

From the dataset Census: Fuel types used to heat dwelling by Region, TA or Local Board Area 2013, this data was extracted:

  • Rows: 2-3,466
  • Columns: 6-7
  • Provided: 6,300 data points

This data forms the table Census - Fuel types used to heat dwelling 2001, 2006, and 2013.