New Zealand Population

Size-wise, New Zealand is slightly larger than the UK, but has just a fraction of the UK's population at just 4.5m. There is a noticeable difference in population, it’s easy to lose the crowds and have the wide open spaces to yourself.

New Zealander’s are generally known as friendly outgoing and relaxed people. New Zealand is increasingly seeing migrants from all over the world arriving on its shores. However the majority of the population are predominantly New Zealand European. The Maori population is about 13% of the country’s population and their cultural influence can be seen throughout New Zealand. There are also growing numbers of migrants from Asia and the South Pacific Islands.