Kōrero: Koreans

Whārangi 5. Facts and figures

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Country of birth

The New Zealand census figures listed here show the number of residents born in Korea.

  • 1976 census: 147
  • 2001 census: 17,931
  • 2006 census: 28,809
  • 2013 census: 26,601

Ethnic identity

In the 2006 and 2013 censuses, people were asked to indicate the ethnic group or groups with which they identified. The numbers include those who indicated more than one group.

  • Korean: 30,792 (2006); 30,171 (2013)
Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Inshil Choe Yoon and Hong-key Yoon, 'Koreans - Facts and figures', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/koreans/page-5 (accessed 1 December 2020)

He kōrero nā Inshil Choe Yoon and Hong-key Yoon, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, reviewed & revised 1 Oct 2015, updated 1 Apr 2016