Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

Manawatū and Horowhenua population, 1881–2001

Manawatū and Horowhenua population, 1881–2001

Changing boundaries and definitions make it difficult to compare Manawatū and Horowhenua populations over time. But it is clear that the Māori population has grown, and the rural population has declined.

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Source: New Zealand Yearbook and Statistics New Zealand

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Population', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 July 2019)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 22 Apr 2015