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Bay of Plenty Region

Area of Bay of Plenty Region 12,513.8 km²
Population 283,259
Male Population 136,371 (48.1%)
Female Population 146,888 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +26.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +14.3%
Median Age 40.5 years old
Male Median Age 39.4 years old
Female Median Age 41.5 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
The Bay of Plenty is a large bight in the northern coast of New Zealand's North Island. Source: Wikipedia

Bay of Plenty Region Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 224,682 223,425 247,870 283,259
Population Density 18.0 / km² 17.9 / km² 19.8 / km² 22.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bay of Plenty Region Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 14.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bay of Plenty Region +26.1% +26.8% +14.3%
New Zealand +47.3% +33.4% +17.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bay of Plenty Region Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10,157 9,592 19,750
5-9 10,458 9,995 20,454
10-14 10,776 10,109 20,885
15-19 9,473 8,868 18,342
20-24 7,486 7,536 15,022
25-29 6,596 7,458 14,054
30-34 6,544 7,725 14,269
35-39 7,669 8,924 16,593
40-44 8,993 10,492 19,485
45-49 9,075 10,393 19,469
50-54 9,561 10,654 20,216
55-59 8,685 9,760 18,445
60-64 8,137 8,713 16,850
65-69 7,314 7,911 15,226
70-74 5,987 6,623 12,611
75-79 4,161 4,764 8,926
80-84 3,131 3,662 6,793
85 Plus 2,168 3,709 5,878
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bay of Plenty Region Population Density

Population Density: 22.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bay of Plenty Region 283,259 12,513.8 km² 22.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bay of Plenty Region Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1600 9,671 n/a n/a
1700 13,815 3.6% 414
1800 12,039 -1.4% -177
1900 60,154 17.5% 4,811
1910 72,408 20.4% 12,254
1920 89,116 23.1% 16,708
1930 105,917 18.9% 16,801
1940 122,806 15.9% 16,889
1950 139,777 13.8% 16,971
1960 174,232 24.6% 34,455
1970 207,636 19.2% 33,404
1990 223,425 3.7% 7,894
2000 247,870 10.9% 24,445
2020 297,073 9.5% 24,601
2030 321,355 8.2% 24,282
2040 341,118 6.1% 19,763
2050 358,111 5% 16,993
2060 371,529 3.7% 13,418
2070 381,169 2.6% 9,640
2080 387,556 1.7% 6,387
2090 389,148 0.4% 1,592
2100 385,916 -0.8% -3,232
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Bay of Plenty Region CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Bay of Plenty Region 2,338,084 t 8.25 t 186.8 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (9)
Cyclone Medium (5)
Flood High (9)
Volcano High (10)
Earthquake High (8.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in New Zealand

Place Area Population Population Density
Auckland 6,130.1 km² 1.5 million 247.8 / km²
Canterbury Region 45,354.8 km² 572,805 12.6 / km²
Chatham Islands 991.6 km² 613 0.62 / km²
Gisborne Region 8,425.1 km² 45,374 5.39 / km²
Hawke's Bay Region 17,588.5 km² 159,936 9.09 / km²
Manawatu-Wanganui Region 22,217.5 km² 234,214 10.5 / km²
Marlborough Region 10,507.9 km² 45,546 4.33 / km²
Nelson City 423.7 km² 48,800 115.2 / km²
Northland Region 13,779.3 km² 158,684 11.5 / km²
Otago Region 31,963.9 km² 214,950 6.72 / km²
Southland Region 32,280.5 km² 98,715 3.06 / km²
Taranaki Region 8,596.1 km² 116,845 13.6 / km²
Tasman Region 10,512.4 km² 49,827 4.74 / km²
Waikato Region 25,671.7 km² 431,223 16.8 / km²
Wellington Region 8,560.4 km² 500,730 58.5 / km²
West Coast Region 25,084 km² 33,726 1.34 / km²
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