New Zealand Population 2023

New Zealand Population 2023

As of Monday, November 7, 2022, the current population of New Zealand is 4,913,990 based on the latest United Nations data. According to UN data, the estimated population of New Zealand in 2020 was 4,822,233 people at mid-year.

The population of New Zealand is equivalent to 0.06% of the total world population, ranking it at number 126 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population. The population density in New Zealand is 18 per Km2 (47 people per mi2) with a total land area of 263,310 Km2 (101,665 sq. miles).

In 2020, 86.9% of the population was urban, which is approximately 4,191,405 people. The median age in New Zealand is 38.0 years. For international calling, the country code for New Zealand is +64.

 

 

Population of New Zealand (2020 And It’s Historical)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population New Zealand
Global Rank
2020 4,822,233 0.82 % 39,170 14,881 38.0 1.90 18 86.9 % 4,191,405 0.06 % 7,794,798,739 126
2019 4,783,063 0.84 % 39,932 14,881 37.4 2.01 18 86.8 % 4,150,968 0.06 % 7,713,468,100 125
2018 4,743,131 0.87 % 41,097 14,881 37.4 2.01 18 86.7 % 4,110,190 0.06 % 7,631,091,040 125
2017 4,702,034 0.92 % 42,769 14,881 37.4 2.01 18 86.5 % 4,068,924 0.06 % 7,547,858,925 124
2016 4,659,265 0.97 % 44,733 14,881 37.4 2.01 18 86.4 % 4,026,967 0.06 % 7,464,022,049 122
2015 4,614,532 1.09 % 48,894 18,179 37.3 2.04 18 86.3 % 3,984,212 0.06 % 7,379,797,139 122
2010 4,370,062 1.11 % 46,941 12,483 36.6 2.14 17 86.2 % 3,765,257 0.06 % 6,956,823,603 122
2005 4,135,355 1.39 % 55,271 26,926 35.5 1.95 16 86.3 % 3,570,490 0.06 % 6,541,907,027 124
2000 3,858,999 0.98 % 36,813 8,517 34.3 1.95 15 86.0 % 3,319,552 0.06 % 6,143,493,823 121
1995 3,674,936 1.58 % 55,353 23,603 32.6 2.07 14 85.6 % 3,144,004 0.06 % 5,744,212,979 120
1990 3,398,172 0.78 % 25,987 -1,884 31.1 2.03 13 84.7 % 2,879,680 0.06 % 5,327,231,061 124
1985 3,268,236 0.76 % 24,323 -582 29.5 1.97 12 83.7 % 2,734,626 0.07 % 4,870,921,740 120
1980 3,146,619 0.41 % 12,797 -14,959 27.9 2.18 12 83.4 % 2,625,162 0.07 % 4,458,003,514 119
1975 3,082,633 1.81 % 52,849 15,336 26.3 2.84 12 82.8 % 2,551,621 0.08 % 4,079,480,606 114
1970 2,818,387 1.42 % 38,348 -525 25.6 3.35 11 81.1 % 2,285,874 0.08 % 3,700,437,046 111
1965 2,626,645 2.06 % 50,810 10,878 25.8 3.85 10 78.9 % 2,072,193 0.08 % 3,339,583,597 112
1960 2,372,594 2.12 % 47,241 7,775 27.4 4.07 9 76.0 % 1,803,134 0.08 % 3,034,949,748 110
1955 2,136,391 2.29 % 45,678 12,482 28.7 3.69 8 73.6 % 1,572,956 0.08 % 2,773,019,936 112

New Zealand Population Forecast

12,400

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population New Zealand
Global Rank
2020 4,822,233 0.88 % 41,540 14,881 38.0 1.90 18 86.9 % 4,191,405 0.06 % 7,794,798,739 126
2025 5,006,445 0.75 % 36,842 12,400 38.9 1.90 19 87.7 % 4,388,310 0.06 % 8,184,437,460 127
2030 5,172,962 0.66 % 33,303 12,400 40.0 1.90 20 88.5 % 4,578,933 0.06 % 8,548,487,400 127
2035 5,315,417 0.54 % 28,491 12,400 41.3 1.90 20 89.5 % 4,756,338 0.06 % 8,887,524,213 127
2040 5,432,993 0.44 % 23,515 12,400 42.3 1.90 21 90.5 % 4,918,991 0.06 % 9,198,847,240 126
2045 5,529,569 0.35 % 19,315 12,400 43.1 1.90 21 91.6 % 5,067,731 0.06 % 9,481,803,274 127
2050 5,607,793 0.28 % 15,645   43.7 1.90 21 92.7 % 5,200,447 0.06 % 9,735,033,990 126

New Zealand Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

82.80 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

3.4

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

4.3

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in New Zealand

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Auckland 417,910
2 Wellington 381,900
3 Christchurch 363,926
4 Manukau City 362,000
5 Waitakere 208,100
6 North Shore 207,865
7 Hamilton 152,641
8 Dunedin 114,347
9 Tauranga 110,338
10 Lower Hutt 101,194
11 Palmerston North 75,996
12 Rotorua 65,901
13 Hastings 61,696
14 Nelson 59,200
15 Napier 56,787
16 Mangere 55,266
17 Porirua 50,914
18 Whangarei 50,900
19 New Plymouth 49,168
20 Invercargill 47,287
21 Wanganui 40,268
22 Upper Hutt 38,400
23 Gisborne 34,274
24 Ashburton 30,100
25 Papakura 28,010
26 Timaru 28,007
27 Blenheim 26,550
28 Paraparaumu 25,263
29 Taupo 22,469
30 Pukekohe East 21,438
31 Masterton 20,698
32 Levin 19,789
33 Whakatane 18,602
34 Taradale 16,599
35 Cambridge 15,192

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