Story: Northland region

Māori population, Northland, 2013

Māori population, Northland, 2013

This map shows the variation in concentration (as opposed to absolute numbers) of Māori in Northland districts, and the towns within those districts. There are much higher proportions of Māori in the north and centre of the region than in the south or the Bay of Islands. This reflections both historical settlement and recent employment patterns.

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Source: New Zealand census, 2006

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Claudia Orange, 'Northland region - Population', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 October 2021)

Story by Claudia Orange, updated 1 May 2015