Census - Detailed birthplace by Regional Council (%) 2013

Stats NZ

Definitions

The census usually resident population count of New Zealand is a count of all people who usually live, and are present, in New Zealand on a given census night. This count excludes visitors from overseas and excludes residents who are temporarily overseas on census night.

Birthplace refers to the country where a person was born, and uses the name of the country at the time of the census. Country is the current, short or official name of a country, dependency, or other area of particular geopolitical interest.

Data calculation/treatment

Figure.NZ has calculated percentages by dividing the individual values by 'Total people stated' for each region, territorial authority or local board area.

For more information

Please refer to http://www.stats.govt.nz/Census/2013-census/info-about-2013-census-data/information-by-variable/country-of-birth.aspx

Data provided by

Stats NZ

Dataset name

Census: Detailed Birthplace by Region, TA or Local Board Area 2013

Webpage:

http://nzdotstat.stats.govt.nz/WBOS/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=TABLECODE8041

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Census: Detailed Birthplace by Region, TA or Local Board Area 2013

From the dataset Census: Detailed Birthplace by Region, TA or Local Board Area 2013, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: NZ.Stat export
  • Range: D107:V199
  • Provided: 1,674 data points

Dataset originally released on:

April 02, 2014

Purpose of collection

Data from this variable is used to:
- provide useful indicators of the social and economic status of immigrants
- provide information about cultural diversity within communities and aid in planning for services by local authorities
- develop, monitor, and evaluate settlement programmes for immigrants.