Kōrero: Poles

Whārangi 4. Facts and figures

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Country of birth

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

  • 1874 census: 60
  • 1901 census: 97
  • 1951 census: 2,003
  • 1976 census: 2,034
  • 2001 census: 1,938
  • 2006 census: 2,004
  • 2013 census: 1,944

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.

  • Polish: 1,965 (2006); 2,163 (2013)
Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Theresa Sawicka, 'Poles - Facts and figures', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/poles/page-4 (accessed 18 June 2021)

He kōrero nā Theresa Sawicka, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015